This publishing code of ethics is a statement of all parties involved in the process of publishing scientific journals, namely managers, editors, peer reviewers, and authors.

The Code of Ethics for Scientific Publications basically upholds three ethical values in publications, namely;

  1. Neutrality, which is free from conflicts of interest in the management of publications;
  2. Justice, namely giving authorship rights to those who are entitled as authors; and
  3. Honesty, which is free from duplication, fabrication, falsification, and plagiarism in publications

Editor's Responsibilities;

  1. The editor is responsible for deciding which articles are eligible for publication through editorial board meetings. Editors are guided by the policies of the journal's editorial board and are limited by applicable legal requirements regarding defamation, copyright infringement and plagiarism.
  2. In the process of accepting articles, the editorial team is based on the principle of equal treatment.
  3. In the process of reviewing journals and making decisions for publication (articles), the editorial team does not discriminate against the author's race, gender, religion, ethnicity, nationality, or political ideology.
  4. The editor and editorial team will not disclose any information about the submitted manuscript or article except with the permission of the author.
  5. Manuscripts (articles) that are not published after submission will not be used by the editor's own research and will be returned directly to the author.

Responsibilities of Reviewers;

  1. The reviewer is responsible for the recommendation of the article being reviewed
  2. The manuscript review is carried out objectively, and is supported by clear arguments.
  3. Reviewers are responsible for citations, references, and plagiarism of reviewed articles.
  4. Reviewers keep information confidential for personal gain.

Author's Responsibilities

  1. Authors must present articles of thought or research clearly, honestly, and without plagiarism and data manipulation.
  2. The author is responsible for the confirmation submitted for the article that has been written.
  3. Authors must comply with publication requirements in the form of originality, no plagiarism, and have never been published in other journals or publications.
  4. Authors must show references to the opinions and works of others who are quoted
  5. Authors must write manuscripts or articles ethically, honestly and responsibly, in accordance with applicable scientific writing regulations.
  6. Authors are prohibited from submitting/publishing the same article to more than one journal or publication.
  7. The author does not mind if the manuscript is edited without changing the substance or main idea of the article.