The Cambridge International Law Journal (CILJ) is a double-blind peer-reviewed journal run by members of the postgraduate community at the University of Cambridge Faculty of Law. The Editorial Board is pleased to invite submissions for its seventh volume (Issues to be published in June and December 2018).
General call for submissions – International law
The Board welcomes long articles, short articles, case notes and book reviews that engage with current themes in international law. All submissions are subject to double-blind peer review by our Editorial Board. In addition, all long articles are sent to our Academic Review Board, which consists of distinguished international law scholars and practitioners.
Submissions can be made at any time. Articles submitted by 1 October 2017 will be considered for Volume 7 Issue 1. Any articles submitted after that will be considered for the following issues.
Further submission information
The Journal accepts the following types of manuscript:
- Long Articles between 6,000 and 12,000 including footnotes;
- Short Articles not exceeding 6,000 words including footnotes;
- Case Notes, including substantive analysis, not exceeding 3000 words including footnotes; and
- Book Reviews not exceeding 2500 words including footnotes.
All copies must be submitted in Word (.doc) or (.docx) format and must conform to our style guidelines, which are available at the following links:
- OSCOLA Fourth edition:
- OSCOLA: Citing International Law Sources:
Please ensure that your manuscript does not contain any reference to your personal or professional identity.
Further information is available at www.cilj.co.uk or you can email the Editors-in-Chief at email@example.com
Generally, blog posts should not exceed 1500 words, should not rely on footnotes, but may contain hyperlinks. In 2016/2017 we will be working on a turnaround time from submission to initial decision on publication within 10 days.
Please send any queries to our blog submissions manager firstname.lastname@example.org