Number of Authors: Strictly not more than 5 authors in an article. Kindly mention the clear contribution made by all co-authors in the research paper. Enter this information in Acknowledgement, or just before the Reference section.
Referencing: Minimum 30 good quality references [reference from doi enabled journals, Elsevier journals, Scopus indexed journals] should be given. For each in-text citation, a detailed reference should be given in the list of references. Similarly, all references of the end list should be given as in-text citations inside the main text.
APA Style: Intext and end reference list should be constructed in APA 6th edition style. Few most commonly used reference sources styles are given below. Visit here for detailed information on how to cite in APA style.
1. Online Journal with no DOI: Author, A. A., & Author, B. B. (Date of publication). Title of article. Title of Online Periodical, volume number(issue number if available). Retrieved from http://www.someaddress.com/full/url/
Example: Bernstein, M. (2002). 10 tips on writing the living Web. A List Apart: For People Who Make Websites, 149. Retrieved from http://www.alistapart.com/articles/writeliving
2. Online Journal with DOI: Author, A. A., & Author, B. B. (Date of publication). Title of article. Title of Journal, volume number, page range. https://doi.org/10.0000/0000
Example: Wooldridge, M.B., & Shapka, J. (2012). Playing with technology: Mother-toddler interaction scores lower during play with electronic toys. Journal of Applied Developmental Psychology, 33(5), 211-218. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.appdev.2012.05.005
3. Newspaper Article: Author, A. A. (Year, Month Day). Title of article. Title of Newspaper. Retrieved from http://www.someaddress.com/full/url/
Example: Parker-Pope, T. (2008, May 6). Psychiatry handbook linked to drug industry. The New York Times. Retrieved from http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2008/05/06/psychiatry-handbook-linked-to-drug-industry/?_r=0
4. Books: Author, A. A. (Year of publication). Title of work: Capital letter also for subtitle. Location: Publisher. (visit here for more information on how to cite a book.)
Example: Calfee, R. C., & Valencia, R. R. (1991). APA guide to preparing manuscripts for journal publication. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.
We recommend that you read the About the Journal page for the journal's section policies, as well as the Author Guidelines. Authors need to register with the journal prior to submitting or, if already registered, can simply log in and begin the five-step process. Download the journal template file (see above) and prepare the article as per the template instructions.