FAQs

 What is the Scope of the journal?
The Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences Studies (JHSSS) publishes research papers in the fields of Humanities and Social Sciences.

Is the journal indexed in international databases?
Yes. It is indexed in Google Scholar, Directory of Research Journal Indexing (DRJI), International Journal Impact Factor International bepress, ISSUU […] Read More

Is the journal a refereed journal?
Yes, it is a fully peer reviewed journal. It follows double blind peer review policy. The journal strictly maintains the academic review policy and publication ethics.

Is the journal an international journal?
Yes, it is an international journal. It welcomes the contributions from researchers/academicians from all over the world.

Is the journal published both in print and online versions?
No, it is published in online version only.

What type of paper does the journal publish?
It publishes original articles, research articles, reviews articles, mini-reviews, case reports, commentaries, editorials, letters to editor, short reports, short communications, and MA & PhD theses.

Does the journal publish special issues?
Yes, special issues devoted to important topics in Humanities and Social Sciences will occasionally be published.

I want to submit my paper to the journal. How should I submit it?
Kindly send it as an attachment to the Editor-in-Chief at: editor@jhsss.org

Does the journal have a “Manuscript Submission Guidelines”?
Yes, click HERE to access the Submission Guidelines.

Is there any page limit of the paper?
There is no word/page limit in a manuscript, but the manuscript should not exceed 30 pages.

How long is the review process?
The editorial board is highly committed to a quick review process of the paper, but not at the expense of the quality of the journal. The review process usually takes between 2 and 4 weeks after the acknowledgement of the submission e-mail of the contributor.

Does the journal require any publication fee?
There is no Article Publication Charge.

Can I submit more than one paper for the same issue?
Yes, you can submit more than one paper at a time.

What is the frequency of publication of the journal?
There are 6 issues published each year ( January, March, May, July, September, and November).

Is there any copyright policy of the journal?
The authors retain the copyright of all their work published in the journal. All articles published are open access and are licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License, which means the articles are universally and freely.

Does the journal have plagiarism policy?
Yes. The editorial board is very strict regarding plagiarism. The journal believes that taking the ideas and work of others without giving them credit is unfair and dishonest. Copying even one sentence from someone else’s manuscript, or even one of your own that has previously been published, without proper citation is considered plagiarism-use your own words instead. The editorial board retains the absolute authority to reject the review process of a submitted manuscript if it subject to minor or major plagiarism and even may cancel the publication upon the complaint of victim(s) of plagiarism.

I am interested to join the editorial board of the journal. What do I have to do?
Please visit the Join as a Reviewer 
section of the journal.

When should we submit our papers?
Authors can submit the manuscripts at any time to
editor@jhsss.org. It will be published in the coming issue, if accepted.

How to join the Editorial Board Member?
The journal welcomes applications to join the Editorial Board Member. If you are interested in serving as a member of the Editorial Team, please send your CV to: editor@jhsss.org