Call for Papers

The workshop solicits the sending of two types of contributions relevant to the workshop and suitable to generate discussion:

  1. Original, unpublished contributions (pre-prints submitted to ArXiv are eligible) that will be included in an open-access post-proceedings volume of CEUR Workshop Proceedings (, indexed by both Scopus and DBLP.
  2. Already published or preliminary work that will not be included in the post-proceedings volume.

All submissions will be undergo double-blind peer review by the programme committee.

Submissions are to be done electronically through the EasyChair at:

Submission Instructions

  • Submissions must be at least:
    • 10 pages long (regular papers)
    • between 5 and 9 pages long (short papers)
  • We recommend that authors use the new CEUR-ART style for writing papers to be published:
    • An Overleaf page for LaTeX users is available at:
    • An offline version with the style files including DOCX template files is available at:
    • The paper must contain, as the name of the conference: ROMCIR 2021: Workshop on Reducing Online Misinformation through Credible Information Retrievalheld as part of ECIR 2021: the 43rd European Conference on Information Retrieval, March 28 – April 1, 2021, Lucca, Italy (Online Event)
    • The title of the paper should follow the regular capitalization of English
    • Please, choose the single-column template
  • Please submit an anonymized version of the submission (do not indicate the names of authors and institutions and cite your work in an impersonal way)

Important dates / Anywhere on Earth (AoE)

  • Abstract Submission Deadline: December 22, 2020
  • Submission Deadline: January 04, 2021
  • Decision Notifications: Feb 5, 2021 Feb, 8, 2021
  • Early Registration Deadline: Feb 10, 2021 (we remind that Workshop authors and Workshop attendees can register to ECIR 2021 for free; unless, of course, they are also authors of a paper accepted to the main conference, for which they need to register for)
  • Camera-ready: March 01, 2021
  • Conference: March 28 – April 1, 2021
  • Workshop: April 1, 2021