Manuscripts should be written in English. All the papers, except survey, should ideally not exceed 6000 words in length. Submissions must include the elements such as title, authors, affiliations, contacts, abstract, index terms, introduction, main text, conclusions, references, and biographies. Paper submissions are accepted only in (.docx) and (.pdf) format according to the Journal specific format. Each paper will be provided with a paper ID for further reference.
Papers should be submitted at email@example.com. After a day of submission, you will receive a confirmation email. In case you do not receive the email, please do not resubmit your paper or other documents and contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. The covering email should clearly state the name and affiliation of the corresponding author. Each paper will be provided with a paper ID for further reference.
Manuscripts submitted to this Journal will be deemed as they have not been published and are not under consideration for publication elsewhere. Submission also implies that the corresponding author has consent of all authors. Upon acceptance for publication transfer of copyright will be made to Helvetic Editions Ltd, author will be requested to pay a mandatory publication charge. Article submission implies author agreement with this policy. The authors will receive the review results by less than one month.
Authors may list 2-5 reviewers when submitting their works, by providing us with the reviewers’ title, full name and contact information. Suggested reviewers should not have been collaborators or coauthors within the previous one year, nor should they have provided substantial advice or critique of the submitted manuscript. The editor will decide whether the recommendations will be used or not.
Please make sure that your manuscript has been prepared using the designated format for Journal of Security. To download the template file click here (DOCX). Please visit the Journal’s website for more information (http://www.elvedit.com/journals/JS).
Submission Declaration and Verification
Submission of an article implies that the work described has not been published previously that it is not under consideration for publication elsewhere. Material which has been previously copyrighted, published, or accepted for publication will not be considered for publication in this journal. To verify originality, your article may be checked by the originality detection software.
Submission of a manuscript is interpreted as a statement of certification that no part of the manuscript is copyrighted by any other publisher nor is under review by any other formal publication. It is the responsibility of the author(s) to obtain all necessary copyright release permissions for the use of any copyrighted materials in the manuscript prior to the submission and a copy of the permission obtained must accompany the manuscript.
All manuscripts will be subject to a well established, fair, unbiased peer review and refereeing procedure, and are considered on the basis of their significance, novelty and usefulness to the Journals readership. The following is the editorial workflow that every manuscript submitted to the journal undergoes during the course of the peer-review process.
We are dedicated to protecting authors? rights and ensuring that all legal information and copyright regulations are addressed. We hold ourselves and our colleagues to the highest standards of ethics, responsibility and legal obligation.
Upon acceptance of a manuscript, author(s) will be asked to sign a warranty and copyright agreement, before the article can be published. The Copyright Transfer Form can be downloaded here.
The Journal of Security is a non-profit initiative which is partly sponsored by non-governmental organization. Like other Open Access Journals, we do not charge subscription fees to readers or libraries so the publication cost should be covered by the author’s institution or research funds. Our expenses are split among editorial costs, electronic composition and production, Journal information system, electronic archiving, manuscript management system, overhead expenses, and administrative costs plus the cost of reviewing articles the journal reject.
To meet its administrative and publishing expenses, we have an honorary charge of USD-120 per accepted manuscript for articles up to 8 pages in length plus USD-10 per page thereafter apply to all papers. Moreover, translation paper undergoes professional language checking will be charged USD-10 per 1000 words (~1 page).