The journal was accepted for indexing in ISI Web of Science (ESCI) on 18 May, 2018.
The journal moved to a new journal management system (the current website) on 1 October, 2017.
The Journal was accepted as Elmi-Pajuheshi [Scientific Research] by Iran's Ministry of Science, Research and Technology (MSRT)
The journal was accepted for indexing in SCOPUS on 27 October, 2015.
The first issue of IJLTR was published in January 2013.
Journal website was launched on 1 September, 2012.
Journal license was issued on 24 July, 2012.
Journal application was made to the Ministry of Culture on 14 February, 2011.