Article processing charge (APC)


RELIGACIÓN REVISTA DE CIENCIAS SOCIALES Y HUMANIDADES (ISSN 2477-9083) is an open-access journal that offers immediate, free, and public availability on the public internet, allowing any user to read, download, copy, distribute, search or link to the full text of all published articles.

The Article Processing Charge (APC) is a financial contribution requested from authors or institutions that support authors in order to support the development of the journal, i.e. to meet our fees for website maintenance, payment of article editing software (Microsoft Office, Adobe), anti-plagiarism software, CrossRef membership and DOI assignment for each article, as well as support for the editorial team, online publishing, and long-term archiving, etc.

In this way we are able to provide high-quality articles at no charge to readers, ensuring that articles receive the greatest exposure and potential impact associated with open access publishing.

Benefits to the authors:

  • DOI for each article.
  • Interactive and modern PDF (with index and hyperlinks to ORCID and DOI),
  • EPUB for adjustable reading to electronic devices, iPhone, iPad.
  • Web with interoperability for the harvesting of articles in the largest number of repositories and databases (Ulrich's web, REDIB, Latindex 2.0, Dimensions, Erih Plus, Gale, Clacso, Scilit, WorldCat, Google Scholar, and also in libraries in Europe like Deutsche National Bibliothek, etc).
  • A website with PlumX, provided by Elsevier
  • Dissemination of the articles through social networks (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn)
  • Illustration (jpg, png image creation) designed to spread your article.
  • Discount on book publication. 10% discount on the publication of an e-book or book chapter from our publishing house (Books will have DOI, ISBN, and will be indexed).

What is the APC fee?
$100 USD (+taxes*)

(From 2022: 135 USD incl. tax)

When should I pay the APC fee?
1. After peer review and confirmation of acceptance of the article, the author will receive an e-mail with the approval notification to pay the APC fee.
2. After making the contribution, send the proof of payment by e-mail with the subject: article submission number and your name. E-mail:
3. The author will receive an invoice for the contribution made.

What if you are unable to pay the APC fee?
Contact the journal. The administrative management will review the reasons and justifications when any author requests a partial or total waiver.
In each issue, the journal subsidizes the APC fee for some articles, so that the contribution does not become a limitation for the publication of the article.



APC: 100 USD (+ tax*)


+ PayPal Fee: Total 106 USD 

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