- General Submission Rules
- Peer Review Process
- Publication Frequency
- Open Access Policy
- Conflict of Interest Policy
- Publication Charges
General Submission Rules
Submitted articles cannot have been previously published, nor be forthcoming in an archival journal or book (print or electronic). Please note: "publication" in a working-paper series does not constitute prior publication. In addition, by submitting material to Journal of Dentistry Indonesia, the author is stipulating that the material is not currently under review at another journal (electronic or print) and that he or she will not submit the material to another journal (electronic or print) until the completion of the editorial decision process at Journal of Dentistry Indonesia. If you have concerns about the submission terms for Journal of Dentistry Indonesia, please contact the editors.
Peer Review Process
All manuscripts submitted to the Journal of Dentistry Indonesia must follow Focus and Scope and Author Guidelines of this journal. The submitted manuscripts must fulfill scientific merit and/or novelty or new contribution to knowledge appropriate to the focus and scope of this journal. All manuscript submitted to the JDI is firstly subjected to Editorial Review. Manuscripts that do not meet the focus and scope of the JDI or are not following basic author guidelines of the journal will be rejected without external review. The manuscripts that have passed the editorial review will be sent for formal peer review assessments.
All manuscripts submitted to this journal must be written in good English. Authors for whom English is not their native language are encouraged to have their paper checked before submission for grammar and clarity. English language and copyediting services can be provided by International Science Editing and Asia Science Editing. The work must not have been published or submitted for publication elsewhere. Their need to show certificate of English proofreading when asked by the Editor.
All submitted manuscripts must be free from plagiarism. All authors are suggested to use plagiarism detection software to do the similarity checking (please use Turnitin or iThenticate to check the similarity). Editors will also check the similarity of manuscripts in this journal by using a Turnitin or iThenticate software.
Generally double blind two peer reviewers will be assigned for each manuscript, however there is possibility that the Journal will assign further reviewers for more specialised advice on statistics or techniques. After receiving reports from the the peer reviewers, the editors will evaluate the recommendations which normally comes as: 1) Accept and publish, with or without editorial revision, 2) Accept with minor revisions, 3) Consider major revisions, 4) Reject. The reviews would cover the originality, conceptual or technical related to the study, and interpretation of the results. The editors will register the decision and inform the authors about the decisions.
When authors are asked to revise the manuscript, then they need to examine sentence structure, the completeness and accuracy of the text, references, tables, and graphic contents of the revised manuscript very carefully. Authors need to answer each of the reviewers comments and submit the revision in a separate file. In the revised manuscript the authors also have to show the changes that have been made, by giving the text with different color.
The Editor-in-Chief will have the final decision regarding acceptance or rejection of manuscripts. The Editorial Board reserves the right to edit articles on all aspects of style, format, and clarity. Manuscripts with excessive errors in any aspect, i.e. spelling or punctuation, will be returned to authors for revision before resubmission or may be rejected entirely.
Publication of accepted articles including assigning the article to the published issues will be made by Editor in Chief by considering the sequence of accepted date and geographical distribution of authors as well as a thematic issue.
Confidentiality of all submitted manuscripts and all communication with authors and reviewers will be kept by all the editors of JDI. The authors are also expected to treat the communication with the journal as confidential. Communication between the journal, reviewers reports and other material related to the manuscript process in the journal are also have to be kept confidential and must not be posted on any website or the publicised without prior permission from the editors. This applies to all manuscript, regardless the publication status (rejected of published).
The JDI is published three times per year (April, August, December).
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.
All articles published Open Access are immediately and permanently free for everyone to read and download. Journal of Dentistry Indonesia is continuously working with the community to select the best licensing option. This journal currently use Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike (CC BY-SA).
Conflict of Interest Policy
The authors who submitted their manuscript to the journal have to disclose all sources of financial that are related to the manuscript. Also disclosure of any potential conflicts of interests that may be related to the manuscript. The statement from authors related to this will be written in a heading of “Conflict of Interest” in the article.
The JDI is an open access journal. It doe not apply any charges for readers or institutions for accessing the articles. There are also no charge for submission of a manuscript, article processing, publication of manuscripts.
Journal of Dentistry Indonesia provides immediate fulltext open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge. All articles published Open Access will be immediately and permanently free for everyone to read and download. Articles are freely available to both subscribers and the wider public following Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike (CC BY-SA). We are continuously working with our author communities to select the best choice of license options: Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike (CC BY-SA).
Publisher give appropriate credit (the name of the creator and attribution parties (authors detail information), a copyright notice, an open access license notice, a disclaimer notice, and a link to the material), provide a link to the license, and indicate if changes were made (Publisher indicates the modification of the material (if any) and retain an indication of previous modifications using a CrossMark Policy and information about Erratum-Corrigendum notification). If Authors/Readers/Third Parties remix, transform, or build upon the material, they must distribute their contributions under the same license as the original
Authors/Readers/Third Parties can copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format, as well as remix, transform, and build upon the material for any purpose, even commercially, but they must give appropriate credit (the name of the creator and attribution parties (authors detail information), a copyright notice, an open access license notice, a disclaimer notice, and a link to the material), provide a link to the license, and indicate if changes were made (Publisher indicates the modification of the material (if any) and retain an indication of previous modifications using a CrossMark Policy and information about Erratum-Corrigendum notification).
Authors/Readers/Third Parties can read, print and download, redistribute or republish the article (e.g. display in a repository), translate the article, download for text and data mining purposes, reuse portions or extracts from the article in other works, sell or re-use for commercial purposes, remix, transform, or build upon the material, they must distribute their contributions under the same license as the original Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike (CC BY-SA).
The JDI will take all questions or complaints in relation to authors inconveniences or disservice about any aspect of their interaction with JDI. The complaints should be sent through the Editor in Chief by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Responses would be based on finding solutions on the problems that have arisen to resolve the matter.