Advances in Language and Literary Studies

Advances in Language and Literary Studies (ALLS) is an international peer-reviewed journal established in Australia in 2010. ALLS is an indexed journal and publishes six issues per year. Its content is disseminated for free on the World Wide Web. Authors are encouraged to submit original unpublished works. All submitted papers are considered subject to the understanding that they have not been published and are not being considered for publication elsewhere. To be publishable, papers must treat new research, be well written, and be of interest to a significant segment of the science community. The scopes of the journal include, but not limited to, such areas as English language, Linguistics, and literary studies. The journal is published bimonthly in both online and printed versions. The online version is free access and downloadable while the printed version can be ordered via AIAC Online store. 

About ALLS:

  • Country of Publication: Australia 
  • Publisher: Australian International Academic Centre PTY.LTD.
  • Online ISSN2203-4714
  • ISBN: 978-1-291-71811-9
  • DOI: 10.7575/aiac.alls
  • Language: English [US/UK]
  • Frequency: Bimonthly
  • Publication Dates: |February|April|June|August|October|December|
  • Available from: |ResearchGate
  • Print Copy Provider: Lulu Press Inc. 
  • Format: Online & Print
  • Scope: English Language, Linguistics & Literary Studies
  • Open Access: Yes
  • Indexed: Yes
  • Policy: Peer-reviewd/Refereed
  • Former Name: ELT Matters [Print Version Only]
  • Founded in: 2010
  • Paper Acceptance Rate: 26% in 2014
  • Method of Submission: email / Online
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Paper Selection & Publication Process

  1. The paper which you intend to submit to this journal needs to be according to the Paper Submission GuidelineSubmission Template should be used for submission.
  2. Upon receipt of paper submission, the Managing Editor sends an e-mail of confirmation to the corresponding author. In case of any failure in receiving confirmation email please re-contact the Managing Editor.
  3. The paper will be checked against plagiarism/originality through iThenticate. 
  4. Double-blind system for peer-review is used; the reviewers’ identities remain anonymous to authors. The paper will be peer-reviewed by three experts; one is chief editor and the other two are internal editors and external reviewers. The review process may take 5-6 weeks.
  5. Notification of the result of review will be sent via journal e-mail to the corresponding author.
  6. If the paper is accepted, the author will be asked to revise the paper within the stipulated time and submit it to the journal. 
  7. The paper will be released online in advance access format if all requirements are met.
  8. The printed version of the journal can be ordered online.


  • The submission must not have been previously published, nor should it be under consideration for publication elsewhere. We also have a strict policy against plagiarism. The plagiarism is checked through two methods: reviewer check and plagiarism prevention tool (iThenticate). All submissions will be checked by online software before being sent to reviewers.
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