Research Forum:International Journal of Social Sciences

Instructions to Author's/reviewer's

Submission of articles:

Authors are invited to submit papers through E-mail ijss2014@gmail.com . Submissions must be original and should not have been published previously or be under consideration for publication while being evaluated for this journal. Paper must be in Research Forum format.

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Frequency of publication

Research Forum(IJSS), is published as a bi-monthly journal with 6 issues per year. Special editions are also planned subjected to the scope and need. Currently Research Forum is also publishing peer reviewed papers of International and National level conferences conducted by various research and academic institutions.

Article processing

All submitted articles will be initially subjected to editorial procedures, if found suitable for publishing will be sent to reviewers for peer review. Authors are also invited to suggest at least three potential reviewers who can review their article. It is not mandatory for the editor to send the articles only to the reviewer referred by authors, it is at discretion of the editor to send articles to any reviewer of his/ her choice. Once the review process is over and the article is accepted authors will be intimated over mail with the galley proof which the author is insisted to reply within 5 days of time, after which the article will be sent for publishing

Copyright

Authors are also instructed to submit the copyright transfer form once the article is accepted for publication, without which the articles will not be processed. Author can download the copyright transfer form, duly filled form should be submitted to ijss2014@gmail.com


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The facts and views in the article will be of the authors and they will be totally responsible for authenticity, validity and originality etc. The authors should give an undertaking while submitting the paper that the manuscripts submitted to journal have not been published and have not been simultaneously submitted or published elsewhere and manuscripts are their original work. That if and when the manuscript is accepted for publication, the authors agree to automatic transfer of the copyright to the publisher.