The Cambridge International Law Journal (CILJ) is a double-blind peer-reviewed journal run by members of the postgraduate community at the Faculty of Law, University of Cambridge. The Editorial Board is pleased to invite submissions for its ninth volume (Issues to be published in June and December 2020).
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 30 September 2019 will be considered for Volume 9 Issue 1. Any articles submitted after this date 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 3,000 words including footnotes; and
- Book Reviews not exceeding 2,500 words including footnotes.
Please list the word count of the text and the footnotes on your manuscript.
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
Thank you for your interest in writing for the CILJ Blog. Please complete the form below and upload your article in Word format.
Blog posts should be on a topic of international law, should not exceed 1,500 words, should not rely on footnotes, but may contain hyperlinks. In 2018/2019 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 Ms. Beril Boz (firstname.lastname@example.org).