About Us

Systemist® is a blind peer-reviewed, open access journal, published on-line and in print, now in its 40th volume.

ISSN Print edition  0961 8309,  ISSN Online edition  2633 1640

The Journal is published* by the UK Systems Society and appears twice yearly, Summer and Winter, with occasional special issues in addition. 

Individual papers may be published on-line in advance of a full edition.
Publication is under CC-BY licence terms (Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International licence) . This licence allows readers to copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format, and to alter, transform, or build upon the material, including for commercial use, providing the original author and source ‘Systemist’ are credited.
No fees are payable by authors or readers. The journal is financed by the UK Systems Society, which is an educational charity supported by membership subscriptions.


*We are in a period of transition to a twice-yearly schedule. The on-line edition commenced in September 2019 and only one edition appeared in 2020 due to the incidence of the pandemic.