Compliance with the principles of transparency and best practice in scholarly journals

The aim of service

Checking formal attributes of scholarly journals on the COPE, DOAJ, OASPA and WAME principles of transparency basis.
The service is not provided for journals published by reputable publishers (see the list on right) which are well-known for their adherence to the ethical rules of scientific publishing.

Target audience

The service is provided exclusively to PhD students and researchers from CEITEC, Faculty of Sports Studies, Faculty of Medicine and departments of Faculty of Science situated in the University Campus Bohunice.


The service is provided for free.


Within the service you will obtain only identified principles of transparency of specific publication. The final decision whether to publish in a journal is up to the author.

Order Form

Complete the order form. Within 2 workdays of submitting the form a member of the University Campus Library staff will contact you with the details concerning estimated time of delivery.
* Required fields are labeled with asterisk.

First name and Last name:

*University ID (UČO):



*Journal title:


*Journal website:

Comments (e.g. what you found out about the journal or any other message for us):

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