The Modern Language Journal

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Edited by: Heidi Byrnes, Editor-in-Chief; Andrea Bryant, Editorial Assistant

Impact Factor: 1.745

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2016: 21/180 (Linguistics); 45/235 (Education & Educational Research)

Online ISSN: 1540-4781

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Congratulations to 2016 Pimsleur Award Winners!

Congratulations to Tara Fortune and Diane Tedick, winners of the 2016 Pimsleur Award for outstanding research in language education for their article Oral Proficiency Assessment of English-Proficient K-8 Spanish Immersion Students, MLJ, 99.4!

Open Science Badges


The Modern Language Journal is pleased to announce its participation in the Center for Open Science (COS) initiative to encourage authors to engage in open science practices. In partnership with COS and the IRIS digital repository the journal offers authors access to two open sciences practices, the Open Materials and the Open Data badges. For details, please see the author guidelines (Transparency in Research and Reporting Practices).

NFMLTA Awards and Grants Program 2017-2018

The NFMLTA, the governing organization of the MLJ, is happy to announce its awards and grants program for 2017-2018. Please click here to familiarize yourself with the opportunities and note the application procedures and deadlines.

MLJ Intergration with Publons

The Modern Language Journal has partnered with Publons to recognize reviewers for their peer review contributions. Publons allows reviewers to effortlessly track, verify, and showcase their peer review activity.

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