Yearbook of Turkic Studies - Belleten, which is an international refereed journal is published as two issues in June and December, and one volume a year. Yearbook of Turkic Studies - Belleten is the scientific journal of the Turkish Language Institute, published since 1953. The writings sent to be published in Yearbook of Turkic Studies - Belleten journal must not have been published anywhere else. The general publishing language of the journal is Turkish but articles in contemporary Turkish writing languages and in English, German, French and Russian are also included. The article sent to the journal is sent to two referees after being examined in terms of appropriateness for publication. (Those articles which are not considered appropriate for publication are not included in the process.) After the evaluation of the referees, an article deemed publishable with a report given by two referees is published in the following issue. In case one of the referee reports is positive and the other negative, the article is sent to a third referee. At that rate, whether the article will be published or not is to be decided with respect to the third referee’s report. The reviewers of the paper won't get to know the identity of the author(s), and the author(s) won't get to know the identity of the reviewer.