Om tidsskriftet

Focus and Scope

TfS publishes novel linguistic research from all fields in the discipline (phonetics/phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, discourse analysis, applied linguistics ...). Particularly, research papers on the Nordic languages are encouraged.

Peer Review Process

Research papers submitted to TfS will be reviewed by 2 linguistic specialists. As a rule, authors will be notified about acceptance in 6 months.

Publication Frequency

From 2003 (one issue, fall) to 2005 TfS was published 2 issues a year, one non-thematically bound spring issue, one topic-bound issue in fall. In 2006 there will be only one double-issue, a special topic first section and a second section with thematically unbound articles. From 2007 on the journal will exclusively be published electronically with topic issues and thematically non-bound issues.

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.


Tidsskrift for Sprogforskning is indexed in important linguistic and humanistic databases and bibliographies. This ensures a high impact of articles published in Tidsskrift for Sprogforskning. Articles from Tidsskrift for Sprogforskning can, among others, be retrieved in the following bases and bibliographies:

  • MLA International Bibliography
  • Linguistic and Language Behavior Abstracts (LLBA)
  • Bibliography of Linguistic Literature (BLL)
  • Bibliograhie Linguistique
  • European Reference Index for the Humanities (ERIH)
  • Dansk artikelindeks i