Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Journal of Sustainable Development Studies is a peer-reviewed journal that publishes papers in all aspects of sustainable development, including: Environmental sustainability, Economic sustainability, Social and cultural sustainability.


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

Single-blind peer reviews (reviewers are blind and the authors are not).


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.



This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. More...