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Articles for "Pesquisa Veterinária Brasileira" (PVB) are submitted in .doc or .docx Word format, online through SchoolarOne, link https://mc04.manuscriptcentral.com/pvb-scielo
Editors assume that submitted articles are not considered for publication in other journals and do not contain already published material. Submitted articles are peer-reviewed.
Papers will only be published in English. Authors may submit their papers in English or Portuguese (Please check Translation Services on the website of Pesq. Vet. Bras. http://www.pvb.com.br/portal/normas). Authors from English countries do not need to present a translation letter. To authors from other countries, a certificate of the English's quality, issued by an institution accredited by Pesq. Vet. Bras. (see the list in Language Services) is required.
All authors should register in the ORCID (Open Researcher and Contributor ID <https://orcid.org/register> ) and link it to their ScholarONE profile. The link can be done by editing the user profile on ScholarONE in the option Associate your existing ORCID iD. The ORCID identifiers contribute to bibliometric processes. Using ORCID, researchers are efficiently and correctly connected with their research results, publications, and affiliations.
For the preparation of the manuscript, authors must follow the format indicated by the Journal, which can be found under ""Submission of articles" on the journal webpage (http://pvb.com.br/portal/normas) - Available at this link | . Submission of articles outside the presentation standards will not be considered for publication and will be immediately rejected.
All submitted articles are evaluated by the Editor-in-Chief (EIC) to ensure the manuscript's suitability in terms of scope and quality. Manuscripts found to be appropriate are sent to the Associate Editors (AE) according to the related area. The AE assigns the articles to a minimum of two expert reviewers (double anonymized review) that will perform a more detailed analysis. Based on the reports submitted by the reviewers, the AE can recommend the rejection, minor or major revisions (performed by the authors), or the article's publishing. The EIC is responsible for the final decision regarding the acceptance or rejection of articles. The Editor's decision is final. Editors are not involved in decisions about papers they have written themselves or by family members or colleagues. Any such submission is subject to the journal's usual procedures, and the peer review is handled independently of the relevant Editor and their research groups.
Authors must indicate the nature of ethical approval for a study in the appropriate section of the Materials and Methods of a manuscript, containing the name of the Animal Use Committee/institution. PVB recommend following the guidelines indicated at “Comissão de Ética no Uso de Animais” (CEUA), “Conselho Nacional de Controle de Experimentação Animal” (CONCEA) and “Diretriz Brasileira para o Cuidado e a Utilização de Animais para fins Científicos e Didáticos” (DBCA): <https://www.gov.br/iec/pt-br/assuntos/pesquisa/comite-de-etica-em-pesquisa-animal-1/outras-leis>
All authors must respect the international rules and the Brazilian legal framework regarding ethics in research. For cases where animals have tutors, PVB also recommends stating formal consent to the study.
Papers should be prepared in all details according to the style of the Journal in order to be peer-reviewed. Tables and Figures should be submitted separately from the text.
After communicating the acceptance for the article, the Author will be asked to pay the publication fee.
For foreign authors: The corresponding Author must pay a Word Charge of $0.16 (sixteen US cents) per word of the submitted manuscript (except for the list of references). Publishing up to 4 photos will not be charged. Each additional photo will cost $10.00 (ten US dollars). When photos are organized on boards, each photo will count individually for payment purposes.
For Brazilian authors: The corresponding Author must pay a Word Charge of R$ 0.50 (Brazilian reais, fifty cents per word) for the submitted manuscript (except for the list of references) in English. Publishing up to 4 photos will not be charged. Each additional image will cost R$ 50.00 (Brazilian reais, fifty reais per photo). Even when photos are organized on boards, for payment purposes, each photo will count individually. Brazilian authors who submit manuscripts in English will be responsible for translating and sending a letter from a professional translation company.
After acceptance, authors have four months to pay the publication fee.
All articles are published in English to increase international visibility and improve the impact factor of the Pesquisa Veterinária Brasileira.
PVB accepts submission of articles in English or Portuguese. However, articles submitted in Portuguese, if accepted, must be translated into English before publication.
An English language certificate provided by an accredited editing service may be required to prove the quality of English. Authors from English countries do not need to present a translation letter. Editing services accepted by Pesquisa Veterinária Brasileira are listed below: