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As 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).
  • The submission file is in OpenOffice, Microsoft Word, RTF, or WordPerfect document file format.
  • Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
  • The text is single-spaced; uses a 12-point font; 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 text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines, which is found in About the Journal.
  • If submitting to a peer-reviewed section of the journal, the instructions in Ensuring a Blind Review have been followed.

Author Guidelines

Scientific Writing

Submissions must meet all scientific writing requirements as summarized in previous publications https://journal.lembagakita.org/jemsi/issue/view/116.


Key Points

  • Articles will be accepted only in English or Indonesia.
  • Page numbers are limited (see APC below)
  • Use APA citation style (Citation Reference).
  • Articles may be rejected if the Author Guidelines are not respected.
  • Template: see Author Guidelines
  • An article can have 1 corresponding author (primary contact) who
    • handles all editorial communication
    • will receive the invoice
    • will receive the page proof and will be responsible for its approval
    • is responsible for correct metadata in the system
  • Use your institutional email address in the journal metadata and the article itself and check spam on a regular basis

What should you submit?

Submitted contributions undergo a double-blind review. In order to make this possible, please:

  1. Submit an anonymized file without the authors' names.
  2. Once your paper is accepted, please upload a final DOC, DOCX or RTF version with the authors' names in it. Please do not forget to add the authors  directly below the paper title and in the CV section at the end of the paper.


  1. Article submission
  2. Decision about acceptance for review (around 2 weeks)
  3. Peer Review (around 6 weeks)
  4. If accepted, invoice is sent to corresponding author, upload of final version will be required
  5. When payment AND final version have been received, the paper will be scheduled – provisionally – for an issue
  6. Later: the page proof is announced
  7. The page proof will be sent (make sure you reply)
  8. Your paper will be published

All correspondence will be done with the corresponding author. She/he should use an institutional email address that works and check spam on a regular basis. The email address must be the same in the paper and in the article metadata in the journal.


Article Processing Charges (APC)

40.00 (USD) / 600.000 (IDR). This journal provides authors with the option to publish their research via subscription (without an Article Publishing Charge) or through open access. For open access publication, authors are required to cover a publication fee (APC), either personally or through funding from a research body.


Responsibility for the contents rests solely upon the authors and not upon the journal, the publisher, its committees/boards or its members.