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Author Guidelines

When submitting a manuscript, the author should have to attention:

1)    The manuscript should be within the scope and focus this journal subject.

2)    The manuscript is sent in Ms.Word format with the following conditions:

  • A4 paper (21 cm x 21,7cm) with the page margin; Left (3 cm), top (2 cm), Right (2 cm), and bottom (2 cm);
  • The number of script pages between 8 - 25 pages.
  • The script is written one column with Times New Roman font, except for the title of the manuscript (Arial).
  • The conjunctions (and, in, or with, as well, about, that, against, so, because, then, for the sake,) and prepositions (in, to, from, into, within, by, through) are written in lowercase.

3)    Manuscript are written with the following regulations.

  • TITLE (Arial 14; all capital letters and bold; 1 space).
  • Author Name (Times New Roman 11 and bold; 1 space).
  • Author Affiliation (Times New Roman 10.5; 1 space), contains the name of the institution/organization/workplace/author’s works/study place.
  • Correspondence (Times New Roman 10.5; 1 space), contains first author’s email address.
  • ABSTRACT and ABSTRAK (Times New Roman 12; all capital letters and bold) and its contents (Times New Roman 10; 1 space). The manuscript abstract is written in two languages (English and Indonesian). For manuscript in the Indonesian language, the English language abstracts are placed on top of the Indonesian and whereas.
  • Keywords (Times New Roman 11 and bold) and their contents (Times New Roman 10), keywords are written in English; with a number of 3-7 keywords.
  • INTRODUCTION (Times New Roman 12 and bold) and its contents (Times New Roman 11; 1.15 spaces).
  • LITERATURE STUDIES (Times New Roman 12 and bold) and its contents (Times New Roman 11; 1.15 spaces), literature must be relevant to the study/research topic.
  • METHODS (Times New Roman 12 and bold) and its contents (Times New Roman 11; 1.15 spaces).
  • RESULTS AND DISCUSSION (Times New Roman 12 and bold) and its contents (Times New Roman 11; 1.15 spaces). Description and discussion of results should be made separately.
  • CONCLUSION (Times New Roman 12 and bold) and its contents (Times New Roman 11; 1.15 spaces).
  • ADVICE AND ACKNOWLEDGMENT -optional (Times New Roman 12 and bold) and its contents (Times New Roman 11; 1.15 spaces
  • REFERENCES (Times New Roman 12 and bold) and reading sources (Times New Roman 11; 1.15 spaces). Source of citations and bibliography must be same. The writing format of a bibliography refers to The Chicago Manual of Style (CMS). Citation and bibliography writing are advised to use the Mendeley application.
The conditions of script writing above also listed in the Jurnal BACA Script Template (Indonesia/English).


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 manuscript has never been sent and published to other publishers in the any form (print/electronic). If publishing duplication occurs, the author is willing to remove the article from the journal archives. The author must fill in the Manuscript Authenticity Statement and/or the Transfer Copyright Statement, as proof of authenticity and honesty in the process of publishing the manuscript / article.
  2. The title of the manuscript should be within journal subjects (focus and scope).
  3. The manuscript is written and arranged based on script template, with the number of 8 - 25 pages. Special for English manuscript and abstracts, please check the grammar with Grammarly application.
  4. Citation and bibliography of a script are written using Mendeley application. The number of references used as bibliography is at least 10 titles (80% primary reference and 20% secondary reference). The primary reference consists of journals, proceedings/papers, research reports, thesis, dissertation, patents, standard, and history document; while the secondary reference covers general books and online information sources on internet.
  5. The author upholds copyright, privacy, and scientific publication ethics of Jurnal BACA.

Copyright Notice

  • This statement is the author's commitment to respect copyright, both in terms of citing other people's work and the utilization of journal content. Where necessary, the author may send the Manuscript Authenticity Statement and/or the Transfer Copyright Statement that "the work is the original idea of author and has never been sent to another publisher and published in other publication".
  • The publication right of journal are journal manager property within author's knowledge, and the moral right of publication are the author property.
  • The formal legal aspect of utilizing a journal publication refers to a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative (CC BY-NC-ND) license, which means that journal contents can be exploited freely in their original form and for non-commercial purposes.


Privacy Statement

Each party involved in the process of this journal publication must appreciate and respect each other's privacy, upholds copyright and scientific of publication ethics [see Privacy Policy Elsevier].