Author’s Guide

Our journals allow free access to most of its content, which is likely to attract more readers and citations to articles we publish. Journals accept only original and innovative submissions in English. Accepted manuscripts should be unpublished and not being considered for publication elsewhere. These includes:

  • Original research papers.
  • Case studies.
  • Review articles.
  • Technical notes.

EdinBurg publishes work that contributes significantly to the scientific knowledge in various fields including Health, Biology, Education and ICT fields.

The manuscripts must be single-spaced typed and written in  English. Latin plurals should not be used if the English equivalent has become the accepted form, e.g., formulas not formulae. Use of hyphens, capital letters and numbers written or spelt out (e.g., 8 or eight) should be consistent throughout the manuscript.

Author Instructions

Authors are invited to submit papers for publication using “online submission” section in our website or through email specified under each journal. Submissions are accepted for review with the understanding that the same work has been neither submitted to nor published in another publication. Instructions on how to use the online submission tool are available at the home page. Manuscripts submitted to the journal are accepted on the basis of following criteria:

  1. All manuscripts must be in English and in MS Word format.
  2. They have not been published in whole or in part in any other journal.
  3. The e-mail addresses and telephone numbers of all authors must be provided.
  4. Authors must state in a covering letter when submitting papers for publication the novelty embodied in their work or in the approach taken in their research.
  5. Manuscripts submitted under multiple authors are reviewed on the assumption that all listed authors concur with the submission and that a copy of the final manuscript has been approved by all authors.

The review output will be based on one of the following decisions:

  1. Under review
  2. Accepted
  3. Rejected

Format & Style

Text of manuscript should be arranged in the following order:
Title, Abstract, Introduction, Body Text, Results and Discussion, Conclusion, Recommendations and References.

Title: Title should be short and enough to explain gist of your research work.

Abstract: It should be of not more than 150 words for brief reports and 250 words for original articles and other article types. At the end of the abstract you must provide 3 to 8 keywords.

Introduction: Introduction should state the purpose and summarize the research work.

Body Text: It should be elaborative enough to explain all the procedures, methods, observations and data. Use heading and subheading and references wherever needed.

Result and discussion: It is preferred to discuss all the results in detail in case of original research paper. To explain observed data you can use figures, graphs and tables.

Conclusion: A conclusion elaborates on the importance of the work or suggest applications and extensions.

Recommendation: It should inform theory, practice and policy.

References: It includes all the papers, website, books etc. which is referred by author(s) in the present research work. The chosen referencing style should be in consistent.

The entire document should be in Times New Roman.