QUARTERLY SCIENTIFIC PEER-REVIEWED ON-LINE JOURNAL “LIFELONG EDUCATION: XXI CENTURY” was established in April 2013 with the financial support of the Strategic Development Program (2012-2016) "The PetrSU Complex in Science Learning Environment of the European North: the Strategy of Innovative Development". The ISSN and RSCI (473-08/2013) are assigned to the journal.
Electronic articles are equal to printed academic papers, the full texts and the bibliographical descriptions are included in E-library database, ERIH PLUS. All submitted manuscripts are sent to experts in the field for blind internal and external peer-review. Manuscripts will be subjected to plagiarism detection software (http://www.antiplagiat.ru/index.aspx). The texts are published in the Russian, English, and German languages. Authors are not required to pay any fees, publication is free of charge, and all the materials are open access.
In addition to academic papers, the journal offers readers the information on educational events, the links to educational resources related to the lifelong learning issues, and the invitations to initiate on-line surveys and forum discussions and participate in them.