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The standpoint of the journal "Uchenye zapiski universiteta imeni P.F. Lesgafta"

The standpoint of the Scientific theory journal 
"Uchenye zapiski universiteta imeni P.F. Lesgafta"
1. The scientific theory journal "Uchenye zapiski universiteta imeni P.F. Lesgafta" is issued in accordance with:
-Federal Law on mass media: The Law of the Russian Federation dated 27.12.1991 N 2124-1 (amended on the 09th of February 2009) "On the Media";
- Federal Law  on copyright protection: the Federal Law dated 18th of December 2006 N 230-FZ of the Civil Code. Part Four ";
- Charter of the Lesgaft university, St. Petersburg, as well as this Regulations of the journal.
2. The journal was founded in 1944, restored in 2005, Founder - "The Lesgaft National State University of Physical Culture, Sport and Health, St. Petersburg".
3. Scientific theory journal "Uchenye zapiski universiteta imeni P.F. Lesgafta" is an official edition of the University.
- The journal was registered in the Ministry of Press, Broadcasting and Massmedia of the RF, Reg. under the PI number FS77-24491 from May 22, 2006
- Journal was re-registered in the Federal Service for Supervision in Mass Communications and Cultural Heritage Protection of the Russian Federation, Reg. under the PI number FS77-33760 from October 10, 2008
- Index of the printed version is ISSN 1994-4683
- Index of the electronic version is ISSN 2308-1961
- Subscription index in the agency Rospechat is 36621 .
- The Journal has been registered in RISC (
- The Journal has been registerd in DB Ulrich's Periodicals Directory (
4. Main objective of the edition (the main contents of the edition) – the publication of original scientific articles, scientific reviews, scientific reviews and responses on pedagogical and psychological sciences.
5. The journal is published in print form with periodicity 12 issues per year and it has an open full-text electronic version of the content that is identical to the printed form and posted in the Internet ( ) after the release of the printed version. The Journal site supports Russian and English.
6. Exemplary themes - pedagogy and psychology, theory and methods of physical culture and sport, elite sport, theory and methodology of higher education in the sphere of physical culture and sports. The separate editions of the application to the magazine may be issued by decision of the Editorial Board.
7. Manuscripts of the articles for publication in the journal are presented in accordance with "Rules for the manuscript formation" (Appendix). The electronic version of "Rules..." is posted on the website of the journal ( ).
8. Journal "Uchenye zapiski universiteta imeni P.F. Lesgafta" - peer-reviewed journal.
The Editorial Board is international. The composition of the editorial board includes the leading Russian and foreign experts on current issues of physical culture, sport and health, pedagogy and psychology. The editorial board includes as an associated members the leading foreign universities involved in the issues covered in the journal.
1. Preparation of publication of the journal is under supervision of Editorial board.
2. The Editorial board is headed by the Head editor.
3. The Editorial Board has in its members the Executive editor.
4.  The applications to the magazine, journal design, hardcover of each issue are subject to decision of the Editorial Board along with the periodicity of the journal that can be changed upon the necessity together with its format, circulation.
1. Members of the Editorial Board shall participate in the drafting of long-term plans and discuss the content of each issue of the journal.
2. Head Editor coordinates the whole cycle of works on completing every issue, reviewing articles, their editing, printing, distribution and placement of the electronic version of the magazine in the Internet. He endorses every issue. Head Editor is entitled to delegate some of his authority to the Executive Editor of the journal.
3. Associate members of the Editorial board are entitled:
- Present the extraordinary publication of scientific articles in the magazine.
- Publish free of charge the scientific articles of leading scholars of the university.
- They are involved in scientific journal activity, they are entitled to make proposals on the prospects of scientific journal.
- Put the proposals to open new categories, offer the authors for scientific publications, they attract politicians, practitioners and public figures for publishing in scientific journal.
- They may be involved in reviewing the scientific publications or the scientific journal sections as a whole.
- They take part in research activities conducted under the auspices of the scientific journal.
- They organize the distribution of the scientific journal among the faculties, graduate students, postdoctoral students, social partners with the aim of creating some common fields for interaction between experts in different fields and with different research approaches.
- They carry out subscription to the Scientific journal with the aim of promoting the scientific ideas among a wide range of stakeholders.
4. Executive editor:
- Coordinates the activities of the Editorial Board, provides registration of incoming materials, reviews, keeps correspondence with the authors;
- Defines the contents of each issue and prepares the original material and electronic versions of articles for delivery to the printer;
- Monitors compliance with the requirements for registration of the manuscripts in accordance with the Annex hereto;
- Ensures the provision of free copies of the Journal to the libraries of the higher schools of physical culture, associated members of the Editorial Board and authors.
1. All manuscripts received by the journal are sent by the editor to the leading scientists with degree of Doctor or PhD for reviewing according to the subject of the article. The reviewer has to have publications on subject of article for the last three years. (The order of reviewing of manuscripts is presented in the Appendix 2 to the Provision on the magazine and on the site of the journal (
2. The specialists working in the organizations where the research has been done are not involved in reviewing .
3. Reviewers are notified that the received manuscripts are considered to be the private property of the authors and are not subject to disclosure.Reviewers are not allowed to make copies for their own needs. Breach of confidentiality is only possible in case of alleged inaccuracy or falsification of materials. Review is conducted confidentially; author of the peer-reviewed work has the opportunity to see the text of review.
4. Not reviewed:
- Articles of the members of the Russian and foreign academies of science, if a member of the Academy is the only or the first-author of the publications;
- Articles recommended for publication by the Scientific Council of the University (Reports of the Scientific Council issued in the form of articles);
- Articles recommended for publication by the Ministry of Sport, Tourism and Youth Policy of the Russian Federation, the Presidential Council for Physical Culture (reports issued in the form of articles), or presented by the associated members of the editorial board;
5. The solution whether to publish or not the article after review is taken by the Head editor.
Published materials
1. The journal publishes theoretical and experimental works, scientific reviews, materials of scientific sessions, conferences, congratulations with anniversaries, obituaries, information materials.
2. The authors shall present the article and accompanying documents to e-mail address . This email address is to be the only for correspondence with the authors.
3. Instructions for Authors is developed by the Editorial Board and approved by the Head Editor. If necessary, these rules may be revised, but no more than once a year.
4. Royalties are not paid.

Rules of registration of articles in Scientific theory journal

"Uchenye zapiski universiteta imeni P.F. Lesgafta"

General requirements for content
1.   The material proposed for publication must be original, unpublished in other editions.
2.   The material accepted for consideration shall present the scientific, theoretical and experimental work on the issues of pedagogy and psychology, theory and methodology of physical training, sports training, adaptive physical education, theory and methods of vocational education.
3.   The article shall present the completed scientific work, containing scientific novelty and / or practical importance, rationale for the extended position.
4.   The article shall not exceed 8 pages of the author's text (14 pt, 1,5 spacing, including tables and figures).
5 The articles both in Russian and English are accepted for review.
6. The License agreement signed by the author is sent together with the article.
Rules for the manuscript design
I.File of the article shall contain:
1. Per line:
TITLE OF THE ARTICLE - by capital letters.
Name Middle Name Surname, scientific degree, academic status,
Work place, City
Annotation (Not less than five lines) under the heading
Keywords (Keywords)
Tatyana Vadimovna Volosnikova, the candidate of pedagogical sciences,
senior lecturer,
The Herzen State Pedagogical University of Russia
Saint Petersburg
The article analyzes the problem of management of various factors rendering influence on health of the child during sports and health improving activity at preschool institution. The results of research of regulators in management contour of preschool children health have been presented.
Keywords: management of health, sports and health improving activity, children at preschool age, preschool institution.
The article shall have indication of the electronic and postal address for correspondence.
2. The text of the article:
Page Format - A4, portrait orientation. Fields are 2,5 sm for all sides.
Font Times New Roman, font color - black, size 14 points, line spacing - one and a half.
Text Formatting: - any actions with the text are prohibited ("red line", centering, spacing, hyphenation of words, sealing of intervals.).
The presence of figures, formulas and tables are allowed only in case when the usage of textual form is impossible. In this case, each object shall not exceed the specified page size and font recommended is at least 12 points.
It is possible to use only the vertical tables and figures. Tables and figures are attached on separate sheets.Images must have a good distinction. Captions are placed on a separate page. The format of the figure should provide distinctness of rendition of all the details (minimum figure size is 90 -120 mm, Maximum - 130 -200 mm). Illustrations and tables are numbered if their quantity is more than one.
All formulas must be created with application of Microsoft Equation or Mathtype.
The main text needs to be structured with subheadings of relevant sections, for example: INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY, EXPERIMENTAL PART, RESULTS AND THEIR DISCUSSION, CONCLUSIONS, References.
All abbreviations except for the commonly used shall be deciphered.
3. References under the heading "References" shall be located at the end of the article.
The text links are numbered in brackets. It is recommended to use in the original articles no more than 10 references indicating the sources for the past 10 years, for the scientific reviews - no more than 20 sources. The bibliography shall not include the references to unpublished works. All references are numbered in strict alphabetical order.
Foot-notes and endnotes are prohibited.
4. Articles are accepted only by e-mail
Telephone: +7 (921) 893-05-36, E-mail : Chistiakov52@ mail.RU
5. The manuscripts that violate some of these rules are not subject for consideration. Be sure that you have included your postal address (this is private information that is not published) - a copy of all articles will be sent to this address.
6. Copyright fee is not paid. Manuscripts and diskettes are not returned to the authors.

"Uchenye zapiski universiteta imeni P.F. Lesgafta"
General provisions:
1.1 Definition of the reviewed journal The reviewed magazine — is the journal in which all articles coming to editorial office of the magazine, it is represented to the experts who aren't a part of edition on reviewing.
1.2. The edition carries out reviewing of all materials coming to edition corresponding to its subject for the purpose of their expert assessment. All reviewers are recognized specialists in subject of the reviewed materials and have within the last 3 years of the publication on subject of the reviewed article. Reviews are stored in publishing house and in edition of the edition within 5 years.
1.3. Edition of the edition sends to authors of the presented materials of the copy of reviews or motivated refusal, and also undertakes to direct the copy of reviews to the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation at receipt in edition of the edition of the corresponding inquiry.
The doctor of science reviewing this article, has to be an expert in the field of knowledge, have publications on subject of the reviewed article for the last three years and can't be her author (coauthor). Reviewers are notified that the manuscripts sent them are intellectual property of authors and treat the data which aren't subject to disclosure. Reviewers aren't allowed to make the copy of articles for the needs. They shouldn't use knowledge of the content of work before its publication in own interests. The editor-in-chief will coordinate with the reviewer the term of submission of the review in edition. In each separate case it is defined by edition with creation of conditions for the most operational publication of articles.
Order of providing article on the review:
The editor-in-chief sends article to the reviewer, previously having removed from it authors, their academic degree, a rank, a work place, a post and contact information. To authors the reviewer isn't known, and to the reviewer authors of article aren't known. The objective assessment of the reviewed materials is provided to these.
Reviewing of the manuscript has to take place in a confidentiality situation. Violation of confidentiality is possible only in case of the statement for unauthenticity or falsification of materials, in all other cases its preservation is obligatory.
Final provisions
Manuscripts are considered by the editorial board of the magazine (further – an editorial board) reserving the right of reduction and correction of the sent articles (internally reviewing). Examination has the closed character, the review is provided to the author of article by his unsigned letter of inquiry and indications of a surname, a position, a place of work of the reviewer.
The decision on the publication is made by an editorial board of the magazine on the basis of expert estimates of reviewers taking into account compliance of the presented materials of a thematic orientation of the magazine, their scientific importance and relevance.
By results of reviewing article can be:
a) it is rejected.
In case of refusal edition directs to publications of article to the author motivated refusal. Aren't allowed to the publication:
• articles which aren't issued according to requirements of edition which authors refuse technical completion of articles;
• articles which authors don't carry out constructive remarks of the reviewer or it is reasoned don't disprove them.
b) it is returned to the author on completion.
The article adopted to the publication, but needing completion goes to authors with remarks of the reviewer (the review of article). Authors have to make all necessary corrections to a final version of the manuscript and return the corrected text to edition. After completion article is repeatedly reviewed, and edition makes the decision on possibility of the publication. Articles sent to authors for correction have to be returned in edition no later than in 7 calendar days after receiving. Return of article to later terms changes date of the publication.
c) it is accepted to the publication.
The manuscripts accepted to the publication don't come back. The manuscripts which received negative result from the reviewer aren't published and also don't come back to the author. The final decision on adoption of article of the author and its placement in one of the issues of the magazine is accepted at a meeting of an editorial board of the magazine and is approved as the Editor-in-chief. All materials sent to the magazine
The editorial board informs on the made decision of the author on his inquiry. The editorial board directs to the author of article which isn't adopted to the publication by his inquiry motivated refusal together with the review.
Editors don't give information concerning the manuscript (including data on its receiving, the contents, reviewing process, critical remarks of reviewers and a final decision), to anybody, except authors and reviewers.
Reviewers aren't allowed to make the copy manuscripts for the needs and it is forbidden to give part of the manuscript on reviewing to other person without the permission of editors. Reviewers, and also editorial office employees have no right to use knowledge of the content of work before its publication in own interests. Manuscripts are a private property of authors and belong to the data which aren't subject to disclosure.
If the publication of article entailed violation of someone's copyright or the standard standards of scientific ethics, editorial office of the magazine has the right to withdraw the published article.