The first issue of the World of Media journal was introduced at the annual international scientific conference Moscow Readings “Mass Media and Communications” at the Faculty of Journalism, Lomonosov Moscow State University in November 2009. Since then it is presented at major media and communication conferences in order to acquaint Russian and international media scholars with the current advances in Russian media and communication science.

The journal was presented at the following conferences:

· All-Russia scientific conference of National Association of Mass Media Researchers (NAMMI) in 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, Moscow, St. Petersburg, Russia;

· All-Russia scientific conference “Journalism in Russia” in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 Moscow, Russia;

· All-Russia scientific conference “Communication Infrastructure of Modern Cities” in 2012, 2013, Moscow, Russia;

· All-Russia scientific conference “The Media ecology: the issues of security and sustainable use of communicative resources”, 2015, 2016, Moscow, Russia;

· All-Russia scientific conference “Russia in 1917 perceived by modern youth: media discourse”, 2015, 2016, Moscow, Russia;

· International scientific conference Moscow Readings “Mass Media and Communications” at the Faculty of Journalism, Lomonosov Moscow State University in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, Moscow, Russia;

· International scientific conference “Development of Russian-language Media Environment: Communication and Ethics Issues” in 2013, Moscow, Russia;

· 7th International Central and East European Media Conference in 2014, Wroclaw, Poland;

· 64th annual conference of the International Communication Association (ICA) in 2014, Seattle, USA;

· International scientific conference IMMAA (International Media Management Academic Association) at the Faculty of Journalism, Lomonosov Moscow State University in 2015, Moscow, Russia.

All accepted papers of the World of Media journal can be accessed without charge via the Internet. Our aim is to provide immediate open access to the content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge. The journal is available to all NAMMI’s members via official NAMMI’s website.

Reviewing and indexing: The journal is indexed by Russian Index of Scientific Citing and included into Central and East European Journals Database, IAMCR's Open Access Journals Database The journal has been reviewed in Russian Journal of Communication since 2013.

All kinds of copying and reproduction of articles or materials published in the World of Media journal are permitted only by written consent of the Publishers.