Submission Preparation ChecklistAs part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.
The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
Note that your paper will be submitted to Turnitin.com (Plagiarism Detection Software) to check the similarity score.
- The submission file is in Microsoft Word document file format. Please do NOT submit in pdf.
- Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
- The text is single-column; single-spaced; uses an 11-point font (except for section headings which is 12); employs italics, rather than underlining (except with URL addresses); and all illustrations, figures, and tables are placed within the text at the appropriate points, rather than at the end. The Book Antiqua font should be used for all text in the paper. Use A4 page set-up. The top and bottom margins are 1.4 inches and the right/left margins are 1.2 inches.
- The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the submissions page under Author Guidelines, which are also found in About the Journal.
This journal charges the following author fees.
Article Submission Fees: 0.00 (USD)
There are no fees for submitting articles to the journal.
Online Article Publication: 100.00 (USD)
If this paper is accepted for publication, you will be asked to pay an Article Publication Fee of $100 USD to cover publications costs. This fee is applicable for articles with less than 6000 words.
Articles with 6000 words or more will carry an additional fee of $50 for every additional group of 1000 words (or part of). For example, if your paper has 7600 words, the publication fees will be $200 USD.
Authors who publish with this journal also agree to the following terms:
Authors can enter into separate, additional contractual arrangements for the non-exclusive distribution of the journal's published version of the work (e.g., post it to an institutional repository or publish it in a book), with an acknowledgment of its initial publication in this journal.
Authors are permitted and encouraged to post their work online (e.g., in institutional repositories or on their website), leading to productive exchanges and earlier and greater citation of published work.
The names and email addresses entered in this journal site will be used exclusively for the stated purposes of this journal and will not be made available for any other purpose or to any other party.