Submission Process

  1. Manuscript submission should be in electronic form including text, tables, figures, etc.
  2. Authors may submit an article through our online submission system as MS Word Document file. Author will be required to register in OJLIS submission system and on successful registration, author can upload the article.
  3. Acknowledgement receipt along with manuscript number will be e-mailed to the corresponding author by the Editorial Office within 72 hours of the uploading of manuscript.
  4. Authors should note that all submitted articles are refereed through a double blinded peer reviewed process, which means that authors’ identities remain unknown to reviewers and vice versa throughout the reviewing process.
  5. Articles should be formatted in Times New Roman, font size 12 with double space. Accepted articles will go through editing process in editorial office.
  6. The first page should contain full title of the article and full names and affiliations of all authors including email address of the corresponding author.
  7. The manuscript should include an Abstract (up to 300 words), up to six keywords, introduction, literature review, research methodology, findings, discussion, and conclusion followed by acknowledgement (optional) and list of references.
  8. Citations and references should be provided according to APA style.
  9. Editorial Board will make publication decisions for submitted manuscripts based on evaluation of the manuscript, policies of the journal, and originality report. However, authors will be responsible for all contents of the paper.
  10. During the reviewing process, online submission system will be updated at each stage so that authors be aware of the progress on their manuscript. Acceptance or rejection of the paper will be communicated to corresponding author as soon as the final decision is made.