Ankara University Faculty of Educational Sciences Journal of Special Education is the first journal about special education field in Turkey, its publication began in 1991, it's published since 1992. It's been published as a national peer-reviewed journal since 1995. It was published in print in 1991, through 1992 to 2015 it was published both in print and online, since 2016 it's been published only online. Since 2018, it's published 4 times a year (March, June, September, December).
Since 2008 the Journal is indexed in ProQuest Political Science Journals, since 2011 in EBSCO Host, since 2014 in The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TÜBİTAK) Turkish Academic Network and Information Center (ULAKBİM) Social Sciences Database. Since 2016 it's indexed in Turkish Education Index and Turkey Based SOBIAD Index, since 2017 Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI). For the forthcoming period to be listed in Scopus and SSCI as well as other related indexes, we have made our applications.
The Journal is a peer-review, academic journal, publishes scientific articles about special education field (related to individuals with and without special needs from all age groups) that is a review, quantitative, qualitative, mixed-method research written in Turkish-English. The authors do not pay any fee during any part of publication process.