About the Journal

The journal Cadernos de Geografia is published by the Department of Geography and Tourism, Faculty of Arts, University of Coimbra.
The manuscripts (unpublished articles, notes, news and reviews) can be written in Portuguese, English, French or Spanish on topics in the scientific field of Geography, Tourism, Social Sciences and Earth Sciences or in other scientific areas regarded as central to a spatial dimension and of interest to regional planning.

Peer Review Process

All items accepted by the Editorial Board will be submitted to a system of anonymous referees, entrusted to two external reviewers. If necessary, a third reviewer will be auscultated. In light of advice received the Editorial Board may determine that the authors adopt the suggestions contained in them and, ultimately, may decline to accept the text.

Open Access Policy

This journal offers immediate free access to its contents. We strongly believe that free and public access to scientific knowledge is fundamental for democratizing that knowledge.


This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and allows them to create permanent archives of the journal for its preservation and restoration. Know more

Fees for submission and articles publication

Cadernos de Geografia journal doesn't charge any fee from authors to articles submission, peer review, revision, journal publishing, and distribution, publication and download in the World Wide Web.