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Can I publish a single page research paper?

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I wanted to publish a research paper which has less relevant stuff compacted and would be more focused on important and relevant items.

Also, I have failed to find a guide to publish small compact research papers.

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It is entirely up to the journal or conference.

Most venues have page limits but I have never heard of a minimum. I've seen some really short papers in math journals. Submit it to a venue that you think it would fit in!

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This will often depend on the journal in question. In my field, "Brief Reports" and "Letters" are often quite short, and sometimes less than a single page, highlighting a particular case, a minor point of interest, etc.


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Can I publish a single page research paper?

up vote 14 down vote

I wanted to publish a research paper which has less relevant stuff compacted and would be more focused on important and relevant items.

Also, I have failed to find a guide to publish small compact research papers.


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It is entirely up to the journal or conference.

Most venues have page limits but I have never heard of a minimum. I've seen some really short papers in math journals. Submit it to a venue that you think it would fit in!

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In humanities, lower limits are quite common. This journal for instance only considers submissions between 5000 and 10000 words. - Keelan Sep 21 at 5:34

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