About the Journal


"Avant" is a peer-reviewed journal dedicated to current trends and methods in interdisciplinary studies with a focus on cognitive sciences, contemporary philosophy of science, methodology of interdisciplinary research, social studies of science, cognitive/cultural anthropology, and studies on art.

Primarily, the journal provides reviews and review-like papers, balanced and insightful syntheses, analysis, hypotheses, comments, opinions, polemics, discussions, book reviews, and interviews. It presents the interactions of various disciplines, including philosophy, anthropology, neurobiology, psychology, robotics, sociology, linguistics, and others.

"Avant" publishes mostly solicited papers. The journal is bilingual (primarily in English), published online in open access, with a frequency of three issues per year. Usually, two issues are fully international.

Institute of Philosophy of the Maria Curie-Sklodowska University
Avant Project

Scopus (Elsevier), Emerging Sources Citation Index (Web of Science), The European Reference Index for the Humanities and the Social Sciences (ERIH Plus), The Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ), ICI Journals Master List, Central and Eastern European Online Library (CEEOL, until 2022), The Central European Journal Of Social Sciences And Humanities (CEJSH), EBSCO Publishing, PhilPapers, BazHum: Virtual Library of Science, Academic Journals Database, WorldCat Catalog, Advanced Science Index, PBN - Polska Bibliografia Naukowa, ARIANTA, Polski Indeks Filozoficzny, Polish Ministry of Education and Science's List of Scored Journals, as well as academic and local registers. Impact Factor 2022: 0.1.

The author of our Logo is Antoni Domański (Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw).

“Avant” journal has been registered in District Court in Bydgoszcz, under number: R Pr 926.