The Journal “Philological Researches” represents an international, scientific, peer-reviewed electronic publication, which aims to provide the scientific society with information about latest researches in philology and in respective in sub-fields, in particular: Literary studies, Classic literature, New literature, Modern and postmodern literature, Poetry Studies theory, Problems in literary theory, Studies of Folklore, History of Folklore, Cultural Paradigms, Journalistic Researches, History of Journalism, Shakespeare studies, Rustaveli studies, World literature, Paleography, Text studies, Code studies, Critique/essayistic studies, Review/response, Children’s Literature, Hermeneutics of Literature, Dramaturgical literature, Epistle literature, Studies in Poetics, Mythos studies, Critical discourse, Comparative Studies, Linguistics,  Phonetics/Morphology/Syntax, Stylistics, Dialectology,  Linguistics of the text, Computer linguistics, Socio-linguistics,  Psycho-linguistics, Cognitive linguistics, Theoretical linguistics, Lexicology/Onomastics/Onomatology, General issues of Terminology, Translation studies, Etymology, Orthography,  Semantics-semasiology.

 On the one hand, the journal would help Georgian scholars to transfer their scientific achievements abroad, in order to popularize the, and on the other hand, it would help Georgian scientific community to get acquainted with the modern level of foreign-produced scholarly work.

 The journal is established as of the decision of the academic council at Gori State Teaching University. The editorial work would be conducted by the editor, editorial board and publishing board, who are renowned Georgian and foreign scholars of the field. The journal is designated for the scholars majoring in philology and its sub-fields, in particular for: academic personnel of the higher educational institutions, junior and senior researchers. The content to be published in the journal should be related to the scholarly research conducted in the abovementioned filed/sub-fields, also proceedings of the international scientific conference (Forum, Symposium, etc.,), reports of the scientific expeditions and reviews.

 The journal “Philological Researches” satisfies all the requirements of the international electronic journals: it is published online; it has the support of the OJS (Open Journal Systems), is published twice a year, is a peer-reviewed and is published online. The materials published in the journal are accessible to all interested parties. Articles in the journal are published in Georgian, English, Russian and Turkish languages. In the nearest future the editorial group of the journal plans to include the journal in the international databases with scientific bibliometrics.