English Studies at NBU (ESNBU) is an entirely open access, double-blind peer reviewed academic journal published by the Department of Foreign Languages and Cultures, New Bulgarian University in two issues per year, June and December, in print and online. Manuscripts are accepted in English. Translations of published articles are not accepted.

ESNBU is fully Open Access - all published articles are freely available without charge to the users or their institutions. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles, or use them for any other lawful purpose, without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author as long as the original authors, citation details and publisher are identified. This is in accordance with the definition of open access of the Budapest Open Access Initiative (BOAI).

Subjects covered by this journal:
Linguistics; Language, Literature & Culture; Language & Communication; History & Cultural Studies; Language Learning & Teaching; Translation & Interpreting Studies; Creative Writing; Audiovisual Translation, Localization

Abstracted and Indexed in:
CEEOL - Central and Eastern European Online Library
ERIH PLUS - European Reference Index for the Humanities and the Social Sciences
MLA - Directory of Periodicals and MLA International Bibliography
ROAD - Directory of Open Access Scholarly Resources
WoS Core Collection (ESCI) - Web of Science Emerging Sources Citation Index
DOAJ - Directory of Open Access Journals
Crossref member
Brill Linguistic Bibliography
ICI Index Copernicus - Journals Master list database
RSCI Core - Russian Science Citation Index (РИНЦ)
CNKI SCHOLAR (CNKI) China Knowledge Resource Integrated Database
ZDB - Zeitschriften Datenbank
EZB - Elektronische Zeitschriftenbibliothek
BASE (Bielefeld Academic Search Engine)
Semantic Scholar
swissbib, the catalog of ALL Swiss university libraries, the Swiss national library, several cantonal libraries and of other institutions, including Liechtenstein
iDiscover, the University of Cambridge’s search and discovery system
Evaluated by MIAR - Information Matrix for the Analysis of Journals



Please send submissions to englishstudies-AT-nbu.bg


For reviewers

The double-blind review process ensures the anonymity of the reviewers and authors. Our peer reviewers are asked to follow the Peer Review Policy and the COPE Ethical Guidelines for Peer Reviewers when handling papers for ESNBU and filling out the Manuscript Review Form.