The Design Research Journal will have an integrated structure without separate sections for research articles. Main sections as: research, interview, case study, student part, EU section, discussion section, international outlook will be integrated with theory toolbox, toolbox for practice, facts and figures, relevant books and conferences. The integrated structure will give additional information about the research articles and help to understand and implement knowledge.
Design Research Journal aims to form a platform for integrated knowledge building and future development. And thus, contribute to a paradigm shift in the awareness, understanding and uptake of design in policy-making and in the public and private sectors at large.
Instructions for practitioners
The new and different integrated parts (see above) aim to support the process of understanding and implementing knowledge, give extras, be eye-opening, and provide practical information. These parts are changeable and always depends on the specific articles.
The task for the practitioners are to write these integrated parts while using your practical knowledge and experience to engage the readers with inspiring and exciting shorter texts.
Language of submission: English or Swedish
Deadline for practitioners: March 15, 2016.
For questions about the integrated parts: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please mail your article/s to email@example.com
The journal will be published in June 2016.
As Swedish Design Research Journal (SDRJ) is an open access journal, this means that anyone who can access the Internet can freely download and read the journal.
Download #1 2015 here