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Indian Authors : Rs.1500
Foreign Authors : USD 50
The World Academy of Research in Science and Engineering
International Journal of Networks and Systems is committed to ensuring ethics in publication and quality of articles. In order to maintain the standards of publication ethics IJNS takes all possible measures and steps against any publication misconducts.Authors while submitting their manuscript to the IJNS journal for publication should ensure that their work is entirely original work, and if the work and/or words of others (whole or part) have been used, this has been appropriately acknowledged. In no case the journal or the editors encourage any type of misconduct, or knowingly allow any type of misconduct to take place.
The works submitted by the authors for publication must be original, previously unpublished, and not under consideration for publication elsewhere. If the author uses any previously published figures, tables, or parts of text are to be included, the copyright-holder’s permission must have been obtained prior to submission of the paper.
Plagiarism in all its forms constitutes unethical publishing behavior and is unacceptable in any manner. Also submitting the same manuscript to more than one journal concurrently constitutes unethical publishing behavior and is unacceptable. So the authors are requested not to submit their manuscripts to more than one journal at the same time.
IJNS panel is committed to objective and unbiazed peer review process, to prevent any type of conflict of interests between the editorial and review personnel and the reviewed paper. If there are any discrepancy from the above, it should be reported to the email@example.com in order to take required actions immediately.
IJNS is committed to supporting stringent peer review process, scientific , ethical and quality standards in publishing the papers to help the researchers, authors, board members, editors and reviewers on understanding and meeting those standards, as a team.
Role of Authors
Work submitted by the authors should present an objective discussion of the significance of research work
Works submitted by the authors should be entirely original and no work or words of others works have been used in their papers. The authors should ensure the same.
Authors are obliged to participate in peer review process.
Authors should not copy and paste from any other works without proper citation
Authors should not mention their name on another person’s article
Authors should not copy exact wording from other's individual work
Authors should not use tables, diagrams, photos or ideas from other works without proper references / citations
Authors should not publish the same paper in more than one journal
Authors should acknowledge any type of financial support of others if appropriate
Role of Editors
Editors have complete responsibility and authority to accept/reject a manuscript submitted.
Editors have the responsibility to evaluate manuscripts exclusively on the basis of their academic merit.
Editors are one who act in a balanced, objective and fair way while carrying out their expected duties
Editors has the rights to accept the paper when reasonably certain.
Editors are not supposed to add or delete information in the paper without the express written consent of the author.
Editor/ reserves the right to refuse any manuscript , whether on invitation or otherwise, and to make suggestions and/or modifications before publication.
Role of Reviewers
Reviewers has the responsibility to have a good rapid with Assistance to Editors,
Reviewers should maintain confidentiality, point out relevant published work which is not cited in the paper, point out whether any content from other published works are used
Reviewers are responsible to send the review reports in prompt to the editors and Disclosure and conflict of interest.
Role of Publisher
Publisher will thoroughly monitor publishing ethics
Publisher will have to responsibility to directly communicate with the editor
Publisher protects Intellectual property and copyright
Publisher will frequently work for the improvement of the quality of the journal
Article withdraw policy
Editor is solely and independently responsible for deciding which articles submitted to the journal shall be published. Editor will thoroughly follow the policies of the journal’s editorial board and constrained by such legal requirements in force regarding libel, copyright infringement and plagiarism. Articles that have been published shall remain online without any modifications as far as is possible. However, on some unavoidable occasions if the published article is to be retracted or even to be removed shall be done only under the following exceptional circumstances:
Article will be retracted in situations like Infringements of professional ethical codes.
Article willl be removed in situations like Legal limitations upon the publisher, copyright holder or author(s).
Article willl be replaced in situations like Identification of false or inaccurate data