Scope and policy
Diálogos revista electrónica de
historia from October 1999 to date has been published continuously
maintaining all of its articles online. In addition to the seriousness
and steadfastness, Diálogos has a pioneering role in delivering all its
readers databases, unpublished sources, historiography promote Costa
Rica, Central America, Latin America and the so-called universal
history, to promote different areas of historiography such as gender the
local, science, ecology and discussion of results.
Form and preparation of manuscripts
Characteristics of Articles
A maximum of 6 graphics and illustrations for work, the editor reserves the right to scale these images in order to optimize the size in bytes of the article to be published.
The number of charts or tables will be limited to a maximum of 25, provided they are in text format. The tables in graphical format will be considered as illustrations. In any case, the editor may request the author (a) adjustments to the dimensions of the pictures, if they affect the public presentation (either aesthetically or functionally).
Graphics and images that he / the author (s) deemed appropriate to include in their work shall be paid in files other than JPEG, PNG, GIF or TIFF attachment in a text indicating the title of each illustration. No other graphic formats acceptable to those previously mentioned. He / the author (a) keep a copy of everything sent to verify the evidence, should be required.
Criteria for Style
Notes and references for the text will always end text, numbered consecutively from the beginning to the end of the article in Arabic numerals. The notes to the title and / or author (s) shall be numbered with asterisks (*, **).
The notes and references, the following criteria must be respected style:
The dates are not used abbreviations or syncopated forms (for example: 14-Feb-1937). Both the text and the notes are written in full (example: 14 February 1937). The months will always be lower case and acronyms such as ONU, OTAN, EEUU, etc.. be written without separation between letters and no points.
In cases where a final bibliography is used the order of the
bibliographic reference data is identical to the notes, except in
reference to the date, so be: Surname / s, Name (Year), <Reference
complete the work>.
Criteria style electronic references
The notes to the end of the text and the bibliography at the end the
system used will be the usual for paper documents, but with some new
information: creation date, date of access, availability and access,
media type and version (the latter only in the case of programs).
The style of citing documents in either electronic format must maintain
the following structure:
Darwin, C. 1859; 29 de marzo de 1996. On the Origin of Species. 1ª ed. London: John Murray, Albemarle Street. [libro en línea] Disponible desde Internet en: [con acceso el 2-1-1999]
Author / Name of
product. Date of
Version. Editor (if
access. Notes (if
of access (if
Quotes mailing lists
Author. Date of the
Subject. In: Name of
the list. [Type of
and access. notes
Quotes from articles in our magazine
Surname / s, Name, "Article Title." Diálogo revista electrónica de historia, volume, number (year), [serial online] Web address: <http://historia.fcs.ucr.ac.cr/artic.htm>
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