The magazine Studia Administracyjne applies procedures securing originality of scientific publications by using the Strike Plagiarism software.
The Antyplagiat system allows comparing the text with resources of the most numerous base on the Polish market. It has access to the resources of the global Internet, database of legal acts including updated normative acts binding in Poland; RefBooks, which includes over one million of documents mainly in English and Polish from all fields of science and culture. The analysis result is prepared in the form of a transparent report including information on borrowings detected in the analysed text. The Antyplagiat system meets all standards of privacy and confidentiality of data in compliance with the binding law.
In order to keep the high quality of published scientific texts, as well as support and promote scientific reliability, the Editorial Team of the magazine Studia Administracyjne applies ethical rules and procedures recommended by the COPE – Committee on Publication Ethics.
The magazine applies procedures regarding detection of scientific dishonesty which constitutes a gross infringement of standards and norms of scientific and academic integrity, threatening scientific reliability and independence of the author.
Procedures recommended by the COPE concern proceeding in the following cases: suspicion of a redundant (duplicate) publication; suspicion of plagiarism; suspicion of fabricating data; changes in the list of authors; suspicion of ghost-writing, guest or honorary authorship; when the reviewer suspects undisclosed conflict of interests in the submitted manuscript; when the reader suspects undisclosed conflict of interests in the published article; when the editor suspects that there is an ethical issue with the submitted manuscript; as well as suspicion that the reviewer appropriated ideas or data of the author.
Diagrams determining the algorithm of proceeding in the situation of detecting unreliability:
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Ethical rules binding for authors
Ethical principles binding for the Editorial Board
∞ the Editorial Board adheres to the adopted procedures of the publishing process, especially the ones concerning the (internal and external) review process,
∞ the Editorial Board is responsible for implementation of the principle of the scientific reliability, especially in the scope of preventing scientific dishonesty,
∞ publication of text is decided exclusively on the grounds of its scientific value irrespective of race, nationality, religion, gender or sexual orientation of authors,
∞ the Editorial Team takes care of coherence of published texts and in the case of noticed errors publishes corrections, errata and rectifications,
∞ the Editorial Board cannot use the text, with regard to which it has been decided that it would not be published, in any manner without the consent of the author,
Ethical principles binding for reviewers