Turcology Research

Turcology Research is a scientific, open access, online-only periodical published in accordance with independent, unbiased, and double-blinded peer-review principles. The journal is official publication of the Ataturk University Institute of Research in Turcology and published triannually on January, May, and September. The publication languages of the journal are Turkish (and other Turkic language), English and Russian (or Cyrillic).

Turcology Research aims to contribute to the literature by publishing manuscripts at the highest scientific level in Turkish language. The journal publishes original articles, reviews, care reports, and letters to the editors that are prepared in accordance with ethical guidelines. The scope of the journal includes but limited to Turkish language, Turkish history, Turkish culture, Turkish literature, Turkish folklore, Turkish geography and Turkish art.
The target audience of the journal includes researchers and specialists who are interested or working in all fields of Turkish language.

Turcology Research is currently indexed in DOAJ, EBSCO, ERIH Plus, TUBITAK ULAKBIM TR Index, MIAR, MLA,Scilit and China National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI).

The editorial and publication processes of the journal are shaped in accordance with the guidelines of the Council of Science Editors (CSE), Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE), European Association of Science Editors (EASE) and National Information Standards Organization (NISO). The journal is in conformity with the Principles of Transparency and Best Practice in Scholarly Publishing (doaj.org/bestpractice).

All expenses of the journal are covered by the Atatürk University. Processing and publication are free of charge with the journal. No fees are requested from the authors at any point throughout the evaluation and publication process. All manuscripts must be submitted via the online submission system, which is available at https://turcology.org/. The journal guidelines, technical information, and the required forms are available on the journal’s web page.

Statements or opinions expressed in the manuscripts published in the journal reflect the views of the author(s) and not the opinions of the editors, editorial board, and/or publisher; the editors, editorial board, and publisher disclaim any responsibility or liability for such materials.
Open Access Statement
Turcology Research is an open access publication, and the journal’s publication model is based on Budapest Access Initiative (BOAI) declaration. All published content is available online, free of charge at http://turcology.org. Authors retain the copyright of their published work in the Turcology Research. The journal’s content is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial (CC BY-NC) 4.0 International License which permits third parties to share and adapt the content for non-commercial purposes by giving the appropriate credit to the original work.   

From January 2022 onwards, content is licensed under a Creative Commons CC BY-NC 4.0 license. The journal’s back content was published under a traditional copyright license however the archive is available for free access.

Chief Editor:     Yasin Topaloğlu
Address:      Atatürk University, Faculty of Letters, Erzurum, Turkey
E-mail: [email protected]

Publisher: Atatürk University
Address: Atatürk University, Yakutiye, Erzurum, Turkey

Publishing Service: AVES
Address: Büyükdere Cad., 105/9 34394 Şişli, İstanbul, Turkey
Phone: +90 212 217 17 00
E-mail: [email protected]



EISSN 2822-2725