Submission Preparation ChecklistAs 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 formats.
- Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
The text is typed using the template provided in the website.
- If submitting to a peer-reviewed section of the journal, the instructions in Ensuring a Blind Review have been followed.
With each "accepted" manuscript, the corresponding author must submit a copyright form which transfers the copyright of the published article to the University of Sri Jayewardenepura that warrants the article is the original work of the author and does not infringe the copyright of any other parties. Before publication, the Editorial Office must receive a signed soft/hard copy of the copyright form. There is no need to send the copyright form until a manuscript is accepted.
Click here to download the copyright transfer form (doc)
The copyright form can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org