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.
- 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, Microsoft Word, or RTF document file format.
- Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
- The text is single-spaced; uses a 12-point font; employs italics, rather than underlining (except with URL addresses); and all illustrations, figures, and tables are placed within the text at the appropriate points, rather than at the end.
- The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines.
We are pleased to announce that our journal, Asian Journal of Diabetology, is adopting the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0) license for all articles published in the journal, which allows authors to retain the copyright of their articles.
We believe that this policy aligns with our commitment to open access and supports the interests of our authors. By retaining the copyright to your work, you have greater control over its use and dissemination, which can benefit your career and the broader scholarly community.
The CC BY 4.0 license allows readers to share and adapt your work for any purpose, including commercial use, as long as they give appropriate credit to the original source. This license aligns with our commitment to open access and ensures that your research reaches the widest possible audience.
We believe that open access publishing and the use of open licenses like CC BY 4.0 are essential for the advancement of research and the dissemination of knowledge. By adopting this license, we are contributing to a global movement towards more open and transparent research practices.
We ask that authors agree to this license when submitting their manuscript for consideration. This license will apply to the final published version of your article.
If you have any questions or concerns about the CC BY 4.0 license or our open access policy, please do not hesitate to contact us.