AAR-SW Friends,

Editor Manuel Freistein has issued a general call for contributors for the new open access online encyclopedia 1914-1918-online: International Encyclopedia of the First World War. Interested authors should view the list of available entries on the Encyclopedia Webpage. Authors are asked to send a short CV and 250 word abstract (or complete entry) for review via the  Encyclopedia Webpage. Below is the full Call for Authors.


1914-1918-online. International Encyclopedia of the First World War is an English-language online reference work on World War I dedicated to publishing high quality peer-reviewed content. Each article in the encyclopedia is a self-contained publication and its author receives full recognition. All articles receive a distinct URL address as well as a Digital Object Identifier (DOI) and are fully citable as scholarly publications. 1914-1918-online is an open access publication, which means that all articles are freely available online, ensuring maximum worldwide dissemination of content.

The editors invite academics to contribute articles on a select number of topics not yet covered by our invitation-only editorial process. The Call for Papers will be automatically updated. Authors who are interested in submitting a paper on any of the subjects listed should submit a short CV with a publication list, as well as an abstract (max. 250 words) or a full-length paper. To submit an abstract/full-length paper, please click on a topic of your choice in the list of open articles. The submission will then be sent to the responsible section editor(s) for consideration, after which you will be contacted with a decision.

The Call for Papers can be found by navigating from our home page, or here: https://encyclopedia.1914-1918-online.net/call-for-papers/

Contact Info:

Manuel Freistein
Editorial Office
„1914-1918-online. International Encyclopedia of the First World War“
Freie Universität Berlin, Friedrich-Meinecke-Institut
Koserstr. 20, D-14195 Berlin
Telephone: +49 (0) 30 838 63723
Twitter: @19141918online
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