ISSN (Online): 2321 - 7782
ISSN (Print): 2347 - 1778

PUBLICATION ETHICS

International Journal of Advance Research in Computer Science and Management Studies (IJARCSMS) has been introduced to give an opportunity for expressing refined and innovative ideas in Computer Science and Management field. It is our humble endeavour to provide a springboard to the upcoming specialists and give a chance to know about the latest in the sphere of research and knowledge. We have taken a small step and we hope that with the active co-operation of like-minded scholars, we shall be able to serve the society with our humble efforts. This journal was conceived with this noble intention in view. The Journal gives priority to intellectual, academic and ethical standards to its business needs.

IJARCSMS is a monthly double-blind peer reviewed refereed open access International Journal, included in the International Serial Directories as well as number of other International directories, which provide instant, worldwide and barrier-free access to the full-text of all published manuscripts to all interested readers in the best interests of the research community.

Policies of the Journal regarding publication

Author(s) submitting articles to IJARCSMS Journal, affirm that the contents of this manuscript are original.

It is expected from every author(s) that they will submit accurate information's and sufficient details relevant to their research paper.

Any kind of unethical behaviour is not acceptable. IJARCSMS journal does not tolerate any kind of plagiarism and is committed for upholding the highest standards of publication ethics and takes all possible measures against any publication malpractices.

Publication of material in IJARCSMS Journal is a direct reflection of quality research work done by author(s). The prevention of publication malpractice is one of the important responsibilities of our editorial board.

Author(s) also affirm that all the co-author(s) have seen the submitted version of the manuscript and have agreed to their inclusion of names as co-author(s). Furthermore, they give undertaking that their article has neither been published elsewhere in any language fully or partly, nor is it under review for publication anywhere.

For achievement of our vision the editors are committed to

Rather than concentrating on quantity, focus on the quality of the research.

Maintain the integrity of the research process. The foremost duty of the Editor is to provide its readers an excellent reading material, which enhances their enlightenment. The Journal should be a source of pleasurable reading as well as providing knowledge.

Accept, reject or ask for modification in the manuscript, wherever needed, without compromising the quality.

Never compromising with the intellectual contents, without discrimination of gender, religion, citizenship etc., of the author(s).

Never compromising with the standards of the academic community.

Information regarding manuscripts and authors to be kept confidential.

The papers published to bring benefit to all the readers and authors.

The editor must ensure that Information regarding manuscripts submitted by the authors is kept confidential and manuscripts are double-blind peer reviewed by editorial board members. In case, the editor suspect misconduct, he must not ignore, rather investigate the matter and take an appropriate action. All reasonable attempts must be made to reach to a solution to the problem. Editor must have a clear cut system to solve the any intra-conflict within the staff of the Journal.

IJARCSMS Expectations from its Editorial Board Members and Reviewers

Reviewers of manuscript must ensure that authors have acknowledged all sources of data used in the research. Any kind of similarity or overlap between the manuscripts under consideration or with any other published paper which is in personal knowledge of reviewer must immediately be brought in notice of the editor. Review of submitted manuscripts must be done objectively and the reviewers should express their views clearly with supporting arguments. In Case, any reviewer feels that it is not possible for him/her to complete review of manuscript within stipulated time then the same must be communicated to the editor, so that the same could be sent to any other reviewer. They must judge the manuscript objectively. Information regarding manuscripts submitted by authors should be kept confidential and be treated as privileged information.

IJARCSMS Expectations from its Authors

Authors should submit their original research after preparing the same as per the submission guidelines of the journal. Authors should also provide raw data related with their manuscript for editorial review and must retain such data. Authors must ensure that they have written entirely original work. Author should not submit same manuscript to more than one journal concurrently. It is also expected that the author should not publish redundant manuscripts or manuscripts describing same research in more than one journal. Authors should acknowledge all sources of data used in the research and cite publications that have been influential in research work.

Authorship should be limited to those who have made a significant contribution to conception, design, execution or interpretation of the reported study. Others who have made significant contribution must be listed as co-authors. Authors also ensure that all the authors have seen and agreed to the submitted version of the manuscript and their inclusion of names as co-authors.

If the work involves chemicals, procedures or equipment that has any unusual hazards inherent in their use, the author must clearly identify these in their manuscript. If the work involves the use of animal or human subjects, the author should ensure that the manuscript contains a statement that all procedures were performed in compliance with relevant laws and institutional guidelines and that the appropriate institutional committee (s) has approved them. Authors should include a statement in the manuscript that informed consent was obtained for experimentation with human subjects. The privacy rights of human subjects must always be observed.

Sources of Financial support, if any, must be clearly disclosed. If at any point of time, author discovers a significant error or inaccuracy in submitted manuscript then the same must be reported to the editor.

Responsibilities towards its esteemed Readers

The authors are encouraged to share every type of research which would help in improving the vision of the reader. The authors are also encouraged to mention the funding agencies for their research work.