Journalism and Media

Journalism and Media is a peer-reviewed, open access journal with the highest standards of quality, available for all communication scholars. With a broad scope, it focuses on the social, economic, political and cultural dimensions of journalism and the media, with special interest in their latest developments and transformations. As such, it addresses a diverse range of issues relating to this field with an interdisciplinary and international vocation. Journalism and Media is published quarterly online by MDPI.
  • Open Access—free to download, share, and reuse content. Authors receive recognition for their contribution when the paper is reused.
  • Rapid Publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 22.5 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 6 days (median values for papers published in this journal in the first half of 2021).
  • Recognition of Reviewers: reviewers who provide timely, thorough peer-review reports receive vouchers entitling them to a discount on the APC of their next publication in any MDPI journal, in appreciation of the work done; optional signed peer review, and reviewer names published annually in the journal.
Add your e-mail address to receive forthcoming issues of this journal:
Special Issue in Journalism and Media
Beyond Fake News and Fact-Checking: The Political, Social and Technological Consequences of the Battle Against Misinformation and Disinformation Guest Editors: John P. Wihbey, Daniel Barredo-Ibáñez, José Rúas Araujo
Deadline: 30 September 2021
Special Issue in Journalism and Media
Communication in Defense of Nonhuman Animals during an Extinction and Climate Crisis Guest Editors: Carrie P. Freeman, Núria Almiron
Deadline: 31 October 2021
Special Issue in Journalism and Media
Gender, Sexuality and the Media: An Intersectional Approach Guest Editors: Sofie Van Bauwel, Tonny Krijnen
Deadline: 30 November 2021
Special Issue in Journalism and Media
The Role of the Mass Media and Digital Media in Contemporary Armed Conflict Guest Editors: Piers Robinson, Gregory Simons
Deadline: 15 December 2021
Topical Collection in Journalism and Media
Role of Media and Journalism during COVID-19 Pandemic: Lessons Learned and Future Challenges Collection Editor: María Luisa Humanes
Back to TopTop