ILMU KELAUTAN: Indonesian Journal of Marine Sciences (IJMS) is dedicated to published highest quality of research papers on all aspects of coastal management, marine biology, marine conservation, marine ecology, marine microbiology, marine culture, marine geology and oceanography, all other marine topic which have not and will not be published elsewhere.
This journal is jointly published by Marine Science Department, Diponegoro University and Association of Indonesian Coastal Management Experts (HAPPI).
Blind reviewing will be applied and at least two reviewers will be assigned for each submitted paper. Author(s) are allowed to propose appropriate reviewers by providing their names and email addresses, but the decision remains in the hand of editor. Authors are suggested to use plagiarism detection software to check similarity of the manuscript. This similarity checking and screening is conducted using Turnitin. Decision will be made based on the level of similarities with other articles. The editor will decide on either immediately reject the manuscripts, contact authors for further clarifications, or to proceed to the peer-review process. Final decision is made by editor and editorial board.
ILMU KELAUTAN: Indonesian Journal of Marine Sciences publishs 5-7 articles in an edition and 4 editions in a volume.
This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.
All articles published Open Access will be immediately and permanently free for everyone to read and download. We are continuously working with our author communities to select the best choice of license options, currently being defined for this journal as follows: Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike (CC BY-SA)
This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. More...
PUBLICATION ETHICS AND MALPRACTICE STATEMENT
Based on COPE’s Best Practice Guidelines for Journal Editors
ILMU KELAUTAN: Indonesian Journal of Marine Sciences is a peer-reviewed international journal. This statement clarifies ethical behaviour of all parties involved in the act of publishing an article in this journal, including the author, the chief editor, the Editorial Board, the peer-reviewer and the publisher (Diponegoro University). This statement is based on COPE’s Best Practice Guidelines for Journal Editors.Ethical Guideline for Journal PublicationThe publication of an article in a peer-reviewed ILMU KELAUTAN: Indonesian Journal of Marine Sciences is an essential building block in the development of a coherent and respected network of knowledge. It is a direct reflection of the quality of the work of the authors and the institutions that support them. Peer-reviewed articles support and embody the scientific method. It is therefore important to agree upon standards of expected ethical behavior for all parties involved in the act of publishing: the author, the journal editor, the peer reviewer, the publisher and the society. Diponegoro University as publisher of ILMU KELAUTAN: Indonesian Journal of Marine Sciences takes its duties of guardianship over all stages of publishing extremely seriously and we recognize our ethical and other responsibilities. We are committed to ensuring that advertising, reprint or other commercial revenue has no impact or influence on editorial decisions. In addition, the Department of Marine Sciences of Diponegoro University and Editorial Board will assist in communications with other journals and/or publishers where this is useful and necessary.Publication decisionsThe editor of the ILMU KELAUTAN: Indonesian Journal of Marine Sciences journal is responsible for deciding which of the articles submitted to the journal should be published. The validation of the work in question and its importance to researchers and readers must always drive such decisions. The editors may be guided by the policies of the journal's editorial board and constrained by such legal requirements as shall then be in force regarding libel, copyright infringement and plagiarism. The editors may confer with other editors or reviewers in making this decision.
Fair playAn editor at any time evaluate manuscripts for their intellectual content without regard to race, gender, sexual orientation, religious belief, ethnic origin, citizenship, or political philosophy of the authors.ConfidentialityThe editor and any editorial staff must not disclose any information about a submitted manuscript to anyone other than the corresponding author, reviewers, potential reviewers, other editorial advisers, and the publisher, as appropriate.Disclosure and conflicts of interestUnpublished materials disclosed in a submitted manuscript must not be used in an editor's own research without the express written consent of the author.
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ILMU KELAUTAN: Indonesian Journal of Marine Science has been indexed by:
History of accreditation of The Ministry of Education of The Republic of Indonesia
Accreditation April 1998 - April 2001 111/DIKTI/KEP/1998 (Attachment)
Accreditation November 2000 - November 2003 395/DIKTI/Kep/2000 (Attachment)
Accreditation November 2002 - November 2005 52/DIKTI/Kep/2002 (Attachment)
Accreditation November 2005 - November 2008 55/DIKTI/Kep/2005 (Attachment)
Accreditation October 2008 - October 2011 65a/DIKTI/Kep/2008 (Attachment)
Accreditation Juni 2009 - October 2012 83/DIKTI/Kep/2009 (Attachment)
Accreditation SINTA 2 Vol 20, No 1 2015 - Vol 24, No 2 2019 30/E/KPT/2018 (Attachment)
Accreditation SINTA 2 Vol 24, No 2 2019 - Vol 28 no 2 2024 30/E/KPT/2019 (Attachment)
Accreditation SINTA 1 Vol 25, No 3 2020 - Vol 30 no 2 2025 200/M/KPT/2020 (Attachment)
ILMU KELAUTAN: Indonesian Journal of Marine Sciences is an open access international journal. Readers can read and download any full-text articles for free of charge (fully Open Access).Started from the manuscript published on September 2021, Author should pay an Article Processing Charge (APC) of US$175 (IDR 2.500.000) per article. Once the manuscript accepted, an invoice will be sent to the Author. The accepted article will not be published until the APC was paid. The APC will be used for maintaining the DOI registration and the fulltext PDF articles production cost.