Guide for authors

General Information

All papers should be written in English (US/UK). Papers are accepted with the understanding that they have not been published, submitted or accepted for publication elsewhere. If copyrighted material is used, the author should obtain the necessary copyright release and submit it along with the manuscript.

Papers should be sent as email attachments to editor@jabis.ro. Each paper must be accompanied by a signed and dated statement of the author(s), stating that the paper is an original work and neither the paper nor significant parts of it have been published or are under reviewing process for publication in another journal. The statement must be sent in original form or scanned in color and attached to the email. The statement also grants all copyrights for the paper to Journal of Applied Business Information Systems.

Paper format requirements
The paper shall include an introduction on the current research in the papers field, original solutions, experimental results analysis, conclusions and references.

The paper should be edited as Microsoft Word document (.doc or .docx) or rich text format (.rtf). A Microsoft Word format style template is available in  [jabis_paper_template]

Reviewing process

All manuscripts will be checked by Plagiarism Scanner Software. There must be a similarity of less than 15%.

All papers will be subjected to peer review and are expected to meet standards of academic excellence. A blind review process will be used, employing 2 or 3 scientific reviewers. The criteria for evaluation of each paper are:

  • Importance of Topic
  • Relevance for the Journal
  • Writing & Organization
  • Literature Review
  • Research Methodology
  • Findings and Discussions
  • Conclusions and Implications for Theory and Practice
  • Ideas for Future Research

Author(s) will be notified about the outcome via email, using the declared address.

The editorial board reserves its right to answer only to the messages that include the minimum identification information of sender.

Fees and Charges: FREE of Charge.

An author may not publish more than two papers per year in the Journal of Applied Business Information Systems.