You can subscribe to the research and practice journal Penitentiary Science (prior to August 2019 –Institute Bulletin: Crime, Punishment, Correction). Founder: Federal State-Financed Educational Institution of Higher Education “Vologda Institute of Law and Economics of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia” (VIPE FSIN Russia).

The journal publishes original articles and reviews by authors and teams of authors from Russia and other countries, in Russian and English. The journal covers topical issues of penitentiary science and practice, taking into account their legal, psychological and pedagogical aspects, within the following scientific specialties:

12.00.01 – Theory and history of the law and state; history of the law and state studies (legal sciences);

12.00.08 – Criminal law and criminology; penal law (legal sciences);

12.00.09 – Criminal procedure (legal sciences);

12.00.11 – Judicial activities, prosecutor’s activities, human rights and law enforcement activities (legal sciences);

12.00.12 – Criminalistics; forensic examination activities; law enforcement intelligence-gathering activities (legal sciences);

12.00.14 – Administrative law; administrative process (legal sciences);

13.00.01 – General pedagogy, history of pedagogy and education (pedagogical sciences);

19.00.06 – Legal psychology (psychological sciences).

Journal indexing in databases of Russia and other countries

The journal aims to provide the wider scientific community with information on the current state and development of penal science and establish a platform for discussions on the state of the penal system in the Russian Federation and in the world.

The journal’s editorial board, which carries out independent examination of scientific papers, consists of authoritative scholars from several regions of Russia.

The journal is issued four times a year.

Subscription at an office of the Russian Post

You can subscribe to the journal via the integrated catalog Press of Russia. The journal’s subscription index is 41253.

You can find the journal in the catalog Press of Russia by subject, in alphabetical order, and by index; you will find the journal in the sections “Legislation and the law”, “Education. Pedagogy”, and “Religion. Philosophy. Sociology. Psychology”.

Online subscription

 You can subscribe to the journal online at the website http://www.akc.ru.