Authors Guideline

AUTHOR GUIDELINES
Scholars Middle East Publishers,
Gold Souk, Deira, d – 24 D85, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
 

Language: Papers are accepted only in English
 
 
Page format
The manuscripts should be prepared as Microsoft-word documents in Times New Roman (font size 10) on A4 size, leaving the margins of 1 inch on all four sides in single column. The line spacing should be single-spaced including references and tables.
 
Guideline for arranging manuscript (Model Template)
 
Research Article
 
Manuscript should be arranged using the following headings; Title of manuscript, Author name(s), Affiliation(s), Corresponding author name and  email, Abstract, Keywords, Introduction, Material and Methods/Experimental section, Results,  Discussion, Conclusion, Acknowledgement (optional) and References.
 
Paper title: Should be concise and informative
Author name(s): Full name of each authors or Surname Initial
Affiliation: Affiliation(s) and institutional address(s)
Corresponding Authors name, email and Mobile number:
 
Abstract:  It should not exceed 300 words in a single paragraph and not required sub-headings and should be a brief summary of the work carried in a concise manner.
 
Keywords: It should contain up to 5 to 10 key terms related to the work separated by commas.
 
Introduction: It should represent the background significance, brief survey of the previous works, purpose, scope and novelty of the research work and should not have subheadings.
 
Experimental Section/Material and Methods: Sufficient information in detail regarding the materials and the methods used to carry out the research works (analytical, statistical and experimental procedures) should be mentioned to enable the others to repeat the authors work. Source of chemicals and drugs, animals used, ethical committee permission should be mentioned.
 
Results and Discussion: It should contain summary of the research, results, interpretations, speculations and assessment of future research or prospects.
 
Conclusion: It should include outcome of the work, important findings and your view(s).
Acknowledgements (if any): It should have the brief information regarding any research grant support or the assistance of colleagues or institutions.
 
References: Ku, G. (2008). Learning to de-escalate: The effects of regret in escalation of commitment. Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, 105(2), 221-232. The Reference style should be in APA REFERENCE STYLE.
 
Review Article
 
Paper title: Should be concise and informative
Author name(s): Full name of each authors or Surname Initial
Affiliation: Affiliation(s) and institutional address(s)
Corresponding Authors name, email and Mobile number:  
 
Abstract:  It should not exceed 300 words in a single paragraph and not required sub-headings and should be a brief summary of the work carried in a concise manner.
 
Keywords: It should contain up to 5 to 10 key terms related to the work separated by commas.
 
Body of the Article 
It is expected that these articles would be written by the individuals who have done substantial work on the subject reviewed or are considered experts in the respective field.
 
Conclusion: It should include outcome of the work, important findings and your view(s).
 
Acknowledgements (if any): It should have the brief information regarding any research grant support or the assistance of colleagues or institutions.
 
References: Ku, G. (2008). Learning to de-escalate: The effects of regret in escalation of commitment. Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, 105(2), 221-232. The Reference style should be in APA REFERENCE STYLE.
 
Short Communication
 
Paper title: Should be concise and informative
 
Author name(s): Full name of each authors or Surname Initial
 
Affiliation: Affiliation(s) and institutional address(s)
 
Corresponding Authors name, email and Mobile number:
 
Abstract:  It should not exceed 300 words in a single paragraph and not required sub-headings and should be a brief summary of the work carried in a concise manner.
 
Keywords: It should contain up to 5 to 10 key terms related to the work separated by commas.
 
Body of the Article
The articles should not in more than 5 printed pages around of maximum 2000 words excluding abstract and references can submitted as short communications. It can have discussion part or other as per requirement.
 
Conclusion: It should include outcome of the work, important findings and your view(s).
 
Acknowledgements (if any): It should have the brief information regarding any research grant support or the assistance of colleagues or institutions.
 
References: Ku, G. (2008). Learning to de-escalate: The effects of regret in escalation of commitment. Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, 105(2), 221-232. The Reference style should be in APA REFERENCE STYLE.
 
Case Report
 
Paper title: Should be concise and informative
Author name(s): Full name of each authors or Surname Initial
Affiliation: Affiliation(s) and institutional address(s)
 
Corresponding Authors name, email and Mobile number:
Case report should be arranged using the following headings; Abstract, Keywords, Introduction, Case Report, Discussion, Conclusion, Acknowledgement (optional) and References.
 
Abstract:  It should not exceed 300 words in a single paragraph and not required sub-headings and should be a brief summary of the work carried in a concise manner.
 
Keywords: It should contain up to 5 to 10 key terms related to the work separated by commas.
 
Introduction: It should represent the background significance, brief survey of the previous works, purpose, scope and novelty of the research work and should not have subheadings.
 
Case Report: Sufficient information’s in detail regarding the patients and the methods used to carry out the works should be mentioned to enable the others to repeat the authors work. Study area, ethical committee permission should be mentioned.
 
Discussion: It should contain summary of the case, results, interpretations, speculations and assessment of future research or prospects.
 
Conclusion: It should include outcome of the work, important findings and your view(s).
These could be of up to 1500 words.
 
Acknowledgements (if any): It should have the brief information regarding any research grant support or the assistance of colleagues or institutions.
 
References: Ku, G. (2008). Learning to de-escalate: The effects of regret in escalation of commitment. Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, 105(2), 221-232. The Reference style should be in APA REFERENCE STYLE.
 
APA REFERENCE STYLE
 
For examples
Articles in journals, magazines, and newspapers
References to periodical articles must include the following elements: author(s), date of publication, article title, journal title, volume number, issue number (if applicable), and page numbers.
 
Journal article (one author)
Ku, G. (2008). Learning to de-escalate: The effects of regret in escalation of commitment. Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, 105(2), 221-232.
 
Journal article, more authors,
Van Vugt, M., Hogan, R., & Kaiser, R. B. (2008). Leadership, followership, and evolution: Some lessons from the past. American Psychologist, 63(3), 182-196.
 
Article from an Internet-only journal
Hirtle, P. B. (2008, July-August). Copyright renewal, copyright restoration, and the difficulty of determining copyright status. D-Lib Magazine, 14(7/8).
 
Magazine article, in print
Kluger, J. (2008, January 28). Why we love. Time, 171(4), 54-60.
 
Newspaper article, no author, in print
As prices surge, Thailand pitches OPEC-style rice cartel. (2008, May 5). The Wall Street Journal, p. A9.
 
Books
References to an entire book must include the following elements: author(s) or editor(s), date of publication, title, place of publication, and the name of the publisher.
 
No Author or editor, in print
Merriam-Webster's collegiate dictionary (11th ed.). (2003). Springfield, MA: Merriam- Webster.
 
One author, in print
Kidder, T. (1981). The soul of a new machine. Boston, MA: Little, Brown & Company.
 
Two authors, in print
Frank, R. H., & Bernanke, B. (2007). Principles of macro-economics (3rd ed.). Boston, MA: McGraw-Hill/Irwin.
 
Edited book
Gibbs, J. T., & Huang, L. N. (Eds.). (2001). Children of color: Psychological interventions with culturally diverse youth. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass.
 
Dissertations
Young, R. F. (2007). Crossing boundaries in urban ecology: Pathways to sustainable cities (Doctoral dissertation). Available from ProQuest Dissertations & Theses database. (UMI No. 327681)
 
Essays or chapters in edited books
Hammond, K. R., & Adelman, L. (1986). Science, values, and human judgment. In H. R. Arkes & K. R. Hammond (Eds.), Judgement and decision making: An interdisciplinary reader (pp. 127-143). Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press.
 
Encyclopedias or dictionaries and entries in an encyclopedia
Sadie, S., & Tyrrell, J. (Eds.). (2002). The new Grove dictionary of music and musicians (2nd ed., Vols. 1-29). New York, NY: Grove.
 
Article from an online encyclopedia
Containerization. (2008). In Encyclopædia Britannica. Retrieved May 6, 2008, from http://search.eb.com
 
Publication Ethics
When an author submits a manuscript to for publication consideration, he or she agrees to abide by publication requirements of Scholars Middle East Publisher.
  • Agree that his or her manuscript presents work that is original, not plagiarized; that he or she has not submitted the manuscript under review for publication elsewhere; and that he or she will not submit the manuscript under review to another publication during the review period.
  • Take full responsibility for the work he or she submits to and publishes with the Scholars Middle East Publisher.
 
Submission of Manuscript
Manuscript should submit along with electronically to the email IDs : scholarsmepub@gmail.com