About the Journal
Literatūra is a research journal the aim of which is to publish scholarly and critical articles on Lithuanian and World literatures, and the Classics as well as cultural studies, targeted at scholarly and academic community. It appears annually and regularly (4 issues per year). Each issue is numbered and devoted to the specific subject: Lithuanian literature, the Classics, Russian literature, World literatures. Each issue consists primarily of research papers/articles in full text, followed by the summary in another language, different from the one in which the article is written. The articles are accepted for publication in English, French, German, Lithuanian and Russian.
The journal is indexed in ERIH (European Reference Index for the Humanities) and listed in CEEOL (Central and Eastern European Online Library) and DOAJ (Directory of Open Access Journals).
Literatūra is an open access journal which means that all content is freely available without charge to the user or his/her institution. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles in this journal without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author. This is in accordance with the BOAI definition of open access.
The journal has been published since 1958.
Cover photo: Frescoes by P. Repšys in the University’s Lithuanian Philology centre.