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 or Microsoft Word document file format.
- The manuscript has adhered to the format of provided template.
- Copyright of published papers belongs to the author(s).
Copyright of published papers belongs to the author(s). It is the author’s responsibility to obtain and submit all written permissions required, including permission to quote material which has appeared in another publication.