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Author Guidelines

General guidelines:

  1. The articles should be written in English and include an abstract and five keywords;
  2. Recommended length is 20.000-30.000 characters, including spaces;
  3. The references and in-text citations should be in accordance with the APA style;
  4. Authors are responsible for the English spell and grammar checks;
  5. The main submission file should be in Microsoft Word, RTF or OpenOffice document file format, with the equivalent pdf file attached in the Submission process;
  6. We accept on-line submissions only.

 

Formatting guidelines:

  1. The text should employ italics, rather than underlining (except with URL addresses);
  2. All illustrations, figures, and tables are placed within the text at the appropriate points, rather than at the end;
  3. Where available, URLs for the references should been provided.

 

Submission of a manuscript is a five-step process:

Step 1: Select the appropriate section for this submission (Research Articles/Book reviews etc. ); Check off the submission checklist (listed below); Comments for the Editor (optional);

Step 2: Upload submission file;

Step 3: Enter Metadata (Author, Title and Abstract, Keywords, References, Supporting Agencies);

Step 4: Upload supplementary file in pdf;

Step 5: Finish submission.

 

Notes:

1. There are several online APA citation tools available, for example:
Son of Citation Machine and KnightCite.

2. English abstracts and keywords will be translated to Slovene.


 

Submission Preparation Checklist

As 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.

  1. 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).
  2. The submission file is in Microsoft Word, RTF or OpenOffice document file format.
  3. A copy of submission file in pdf format is prepared to be attached in the field "Supplementary File" in Step 4.
  4. The text adheres to the bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines, which is found in About the Journal.
  5. If submitting to a peer-reviewed section of the journal, the instructions in Ensuring a Blind Review have been followed.
  6. Spell and grammar checks have been performed.
  7. As author I am confirming:

    1. That I am author of the subbmitib article, which will be published in journal ACTA LINGUISTICA ASIATICA by Znanstvena založba Filozofske fakultete Univerze v Ljubljani (Ljubljana University Press, Faculty of Arts). My name will be evident in the article in journal. All decisions regarding layout and distribution of the work are in hands of the publisher.
    2. As author, I guarantee that the work is my own original creation and does not infringe any statutory or common-law copyright or any proprietary right of any third party. In case of claims by third parties, I commit myself to defend the interests of the publisher, and shall cover any potential costs.
    3. As author, hereby grant and assigns NON-exclusive rights to the Publisher (University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Arts, Aškerčeva 2, 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia), its successors, representatives, and assigns, the sole and NON-exclusive right to publish (i.e., print, publish, distribute and sell) the work in print and e-book (digital) format. The grant includes the right of making the work available to the public. I agree that the work will be marked with declaration “© University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Arts, (publishing year). All Rights Reserved.”
    4. These rights shall be granted to the Publisher without geographical limitations until my recall.
    5. As author, I agree that the grant of rights to the Publisher is free of charge. As author, I will receive one copy of the journal after release of the work.
 

Copyright Notice

Authors who publish with this journal agree to the following terms:

  1. Authors retain copyright and grant the journal right of first publication with the work simultaneously licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License that allows others to share the work with an acknowledgement of the work's authorship and initial publication in this journal.
  2. Authors are able to enter into separate, additional contractual arrangements for the non-exclusive distribution of the journal's published version of the work (e.g., post it to an institutional repository or publish it in a book), with an acknowledgement of its initial publication in this journal.
  3. Authors are permitted and encouraged to post their work online (e.g., in institutional repositories or on their website) prior to and during the submission process, as it can lead to productive exchanges, as well as earlier and greater citation of published work (See The Effect of Open Access).

 

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