Reviewer Guidelines

When a paper is submitted to Langua, it needs to be checked for basic conformity to the journal guidelines. Since Langua applies Open Review, the submitted paper will be forwarded to assigned reviewer to check the paper concerning following aspects:

Relevance

The reviewer needs to check whether (or not) the paper is relevant to Langua interest and Langua readership. Some papers are good and informative but only when those papers discuss relevant topic (refer to the journal scope) then those papers are able to be considered for further process.

Originality

The reviewer is allowed to make sure that the paper is an original, valid, and approptiate to be considered for publication.

Ethical Standards

The reviewer should check whether (or not) the paper follows the ethical standards in research and citation. All academic journals including Langua does not tolerate plagiarims.

Writing Quality and References

The paper must be written in English and the content must be clearly presented. The ideas must be relevant with the title and the citation style must follow APA style. Please refer to Langua Submission Guidelines to have more information about allowed style.

Reviewer can submit the review result either by using review form or by uploading a document file by using the provided form. Reviewer is given charge to decide whether the paper is accepted, revised, rejected, or sumit to publish in other relevant journals.