Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

MAHAKARYA: Jurnal Mahasiswa Ilmu Budaya merupakan media bagi mahasiswa untuk mempublikasikan gagasan dan hasil penelitian pada bidang ilmu budaya--seperti ilmu bahasa, sastra, dan sejarah berikut pengajarannya.

Jurnal Mahakarya diterbitkan oleh Fakultas Adab dan Bahasa IAIN Surakarta sebanyak dua kali dalam setahun pada bulan Maret dan September dengan menyajikan sebanyak minimal lima artikel pada tiap edisi.

Jurnal Mahakarya terbuka bagi seluruh mahasiswa--baik dari progam sarjana, magister, maupun doktoral--yang sedang mempelajari dan hendak mengembangkan ilmu budaya melalui publikasi karya ilmiah dalam bentuk artikel jurnal.

 

Section Policies

Articles

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed
 

Peer Review Process

All manuscripts submitted to this journal should follow focus and scope, and author guidelines of this journal. When a manuscript is submitted, it is given a submission ID number. Always refer to this number in communications with the editor. It is the responsibility of the corresponding author to inform the coauthors of the manuscript’s status throughout the review and publication processes.

All manuscripts must be free from plagiarism contents. All authors are suggested to use plagiarism detection software to do the similarity checking before submitting the draft. Editors check all manuscripts to see if there are any similarities with other articles. The Editor reviews the manuscript for scope and assigns reviewers. All manuscripts are considered to be confidential and undergo a blind review. All article will be peer-reviewed by at least 2 (two) or more reviewers.

All reviewers are expected to complete their reviews within two weeks after receiving the manuscript. Final decision of articles acceptance will be made by Editors according to reviewers comments. The corresponding author is notified, about three months after the submission, of the editor’s decision to accept, reject, or require modification.

 

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

 

Publication Ethics

Mahakarya: Jurnal Mahasiswa Ilmu Budaya clarifies ethical behaviour of all parties involved in the act of publishing an article in this journal, including the author, the chief editor, the Editorial Board, the peer-reviewer and the publisher (Faculty of Cultures and Languages IAIN Surakarta). This statement is based on COPE’s Code of Conduct

1. Code of Conduct and Best Practice Guidelines for Journal Editors

2. Code of Conduct for Reviewers

3. Code of Conduct for Journal Publishers.

it is expected of authors, reviewers and editors that they follow the best-practice guidelines on ethical behaviour contained therein.