களஞ்சியம் (Kalanjiyam) – An International Journal of Tamil Studies is a quarterly, bi-lingual journal in Tamil and English that publishes research articles, book reviews and new manuscripts relating to Tamil classical and modern literature, grammar, folklore and translation.

Abstracting and Indexing Information

களஞ்சியம் (Kalanjiyam) is now indexed in Emerging Source Citation Index, Scopus, LISA, LISTA, EBSCO, Proquest, Library Literature and Information Science Index/Full-text, The Informed Librarian Online, OpenJ-Gate, Indian Science Abstracts, Indian Citation Index, WorldCat, Google Scholar, etc.

Focus and Scope

களஞ்சியம் (Kalanjiyam) – An International Journal of Tamil Studies publishes original research and review papers related to Tamil Language.

Peer Review Process

களஞ்சியம் (Kalanjiyam) – An International Journal of Tamil Studies followed Double-blind peer-review process.

The primary aims of the peer review process are to: – maintain quality control – protect the reputation of the journal – ‘ration’ space in as objective and transparent a manner as possible.

The Editors review all submitted manuscripts initially. Manuscripts with insufficient originality, serious scientific flaws, or absence of importance of message are rejected. Manuscripts are sent to two experts/reviewers without revealing the identity of the reviewers to the contributors.

Within a period of eight to ten weeks, the contributors will be informed about the reviewers’ comments and acceptance/rejection of manuscript. Papers accepted would be edited for uniformity, consistency, style, grammar, punctuation, and format.

Publication Frequency

களஞ்சியம் (Kalanjiyam) – An International Journal of Tamil Studies is a Half-yearly publication.

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.