Author Guidelines

Author Guidelines

    1. JFSP receives a script of scientific articles within the scope of Pharmacy Studies which includes clinical and community pharmacy, pharmaceutical management pharmaceutical science, pharmacology and pharmacognosy. and its derivation from authors who have not been published in other journals.
    2. The manuscript may be submitted directly to the editorial board or sent by email editor: [email protected].
    3. Manuscript typed on A4 paper with margin: upper 3 cm, left 3 cm, right 3 cm, and bottom 3 cm. The script is typed with the spacing of 1.15 spaces with a maximum length of 15 pages with one column format. The contents of the article are written in Times New Roman 11 pt.
    4. Indonesian article titles are written with specific and effective no more than 14 words while the title in English is not more than ten words. The title of the article should be informative, specific, concise, and contain keywords that describe the contents of the manuscript in its entirety. The title of the article is written in Times New Roman 14 pt and Bold.
    5. The name of authors is written in Times New Roman 10 pt  without the title and should not be abbreviated. If the author is more than one, separated by commas and contains the origin of the agency and e-mail address that listed in descending order
    6. Name of agency and email address wrote sequence starting from the first author with Times New Roman 10 letter and space 1.
    7. Abstracts are written in Indonesia and English version. Abstract consisted of 1 paragraph, 200-300 words and written with Times New Roman 11 pt. The abstract is not in the form of a summary consisting of several paragraphs but consists of only 1 paragraph that clearly, whole and complete describes the essence of the whole content of the writing covering the background (main issues), research objectives, methods, and results.
    8. Keywords consist of a maximum of 5 words, separated by commas.
    9. The sub-titles are written in capital letters (Times New Roman 11 pt bold) and with numbering format
    10. Introduction: contains background research issues and objectives, literature review relevant to the problem under study (15-20% of the total length of the article)
    11. Research Methods: contains expositions in the form of paragraphs containing time and place of research, design, materials/research subjects, procedures/techniques of data collection, instruments, and data analysis techniques (10-15% of total article length)
    12. Results and Discussion: contains the results of the analysis which is the answer to the problem of research.
    13. Conclusions, suggestions, and recommendations: presented in paragraph form on the research findings.
    14. The Quote using body note. Don’t use the footnote.
    15. The bibliography contains the sources used as references in the study. Referral sources of at least 80% of the literature published in the last ten years. References used are primary sources of articles that exist in scientific journals or research reports (thesis, dissertation). The bibliography is written alphabetically with Times New Roman 11 font, space 1, special indentation hanging by 0.25" after 12 pt. The rules of writing the bibliography follow the rules of APA Referencing  (we recommend to use the reference manager, i.e., Mendeley, Zotero, EndNote, etc.)

 

Type of Publication
Original research paper is an article of detailed research that reports original research and is
classified as primary literature. Original research paper includes hypotheses, background
problems, research methods, results, interpretation of research findings, and discussion of
possible implications. This article is generally long, with word counts ranging from 3000 to
6000. It should be divided in Title page, Abstract, Keywords, Introduction, Methods, Result and
Discussion, Conclusion, Acknowledgement, Conflict of Interest, References.
Short Communications should not have subtitles such as Introduction, Materials and
Methods, Results and Discussion - all these have to be merged into the running text. Short
Communications preferably should have only 3-4 illustrations.
Case Study is an article compiled by pharmacy practitioners. The written cases are usually
those that contribute significantly to the knowledge that is in the field. It should be divided in
Title page, Abstract, Keywords, Introduction, Case Report, Discussion, Conclusion,
Acknowledgement, References.
Review Articles should be contain up-to-date information, comprehensively cover relevant
literature and preferably be written by scientists who have in-depth knowledge on the topic. In
general, review articles are usually long, ranging from 5000 words or even more, depending on
the case being reviewed.

 

Article Template
Get an example of the article template (M.S. word the JFSP page
http://link.ummgl.ac.id/manuscripttemplate), as well as a template for writing.

 

Copy Editing and Galley Proof
The process of copy editing is a process to improve grammar, the size of letters and
punctuation. Copyediting is done after the manuscript is declared worthy of publication.
Process copy editing involves the author as a sign of the authors approval in terms of
grammar. The Galley Proof process is the process of re-reading the manuscript before
publication. Galley Proof on the OJS is expected to occur only in the position placement error
table, or description of an image that does not exist. Get an example of the Galley Proof
Statement (M.S. word the JFSP page http://link.ummgl.ac.id/galleyproof)

 

Copyright Transfer
JFSP accepts manuscripts that have not been published elsewhere and are not under
consideration for publication by other print or electronic media. The authors agree to transfer
the copyright to JFSP editorial office. Get an example of the Copyright Transfer (M.S. word the
JFSP page http://link.ummgl.ac.id/copyright)