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Author Guidelines

Revision of the online submitted manuscripts is mandatory for all papers. The papers must all follow a given template and instructions for authors given below before the submission online after having registered. For further inquiries or assistance, please contact ESSD@ierek.com.

A paper is to initially be formatted in an APA Style that is as long as 6 to 8 pages. The paper is to begin with an abstract text and a word count that falls within 100 to 300 words. The recommended font for the whole paper, or rather the general text, should be Times Roman 10 pt. Headings should be 10 pt, bold, and numbered. 

Submission Preparation Checklist

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 submitted manuscript has not been previously published and has not been sent to a different publisher for publishing.
You’ve read the journal’s instructions for authors.
  • The manuscript file should be submitted in OpenOffice, Microsoft Word format.
All authors have been named on the paper, and the online submission form.
  • The text should be single-spaced and the font set to be 10 pt.
All material has been referenced in the text and in the References List clearly and thoroughly, even if it is your own. You’ve obtained permission to reuse any figures, tables, and data sets if needed.
  • In the case of having submitted the manuscript to a peer-reviewed section of the journal, the author should double-check having removed author's name and identification from the document.
The article has been checked for proper grammar and spelling. You’ve notified all the co-authors that the paper has been submitted.

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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.

Plagiarism Policy

When citing others’ (or your own) previous work, please ensure you have:

  • Clearly marked quoted verbatim text ("") from another source with quotation marks.
  • Attributed and referenced the source of the quotation clearly using in-text citation and a reference is your bibliography.
  • Got approval from an author of another source in case of taking any material from his/her manuscript.

Before you submit, make sure that:

  • You've read the journal's “Author Guidelines"
  • All authors have been named on the paper, and the online submission form.
  • All material has been referenced in the text clearly and thoroughly.
  • You've obtained permission to reuse any figures, tables, and data sets.
  • You've only submitted the paper to one journal at a time.
  • You've notified all the co-authors that the paper has been submitted.

Author Fees

This journal charges the following author fees.

Article Processing Charges : 100.00 (USD)