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.
  • The initial proposal should be in OpenOffice, Microsoft Word, or RTF document file format.
  • The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines.


All images used must be supplied in high-resolution. The image should be scaled to the size desired by the author(s) and be as close to 300 dpi as possible. Within the text, all images should be captioned. All images should be named in such a way that captions will match filenames.

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