Submission Guidelines

Manuscript Submission Guidelines 

The manuscripts submitted to JELL should follow the APA style. Contributing authors are advised to read this document carefully and adhere to the instructions given below before sending their papers to the Journal office.

The first page of the paper should be a title page. The following should be included on the title page:

  • Running head
    • Page number
    • Title 
    • Author’s name 
    • First name, middle initial, last name 
    • For multiple authors, each name should appear on a separate line 
    • Institutional affiliation


Add a biography of 50 words for each author.

In case of multiple authors, indicate which one is the corresponding author AND provide a mobile telephone number for the corresponding author.

The second page of the manuscript is the Abstract. Abstract should be between 150 and 250 words, followed by three to five keywords, separated by commas. The abstract should include information on the purpose of the research and/or research question, the methods and materials used, information on the analysis procedures as well as the major findings. 

The body of the paper begins on page 3. The font type should beTimes New Roman and the size is 12. The whole manuscript should be double-spaced throughout and the new paragraphs should be indented. The manuscript should be divided into clear sections such as: INTRODUCTION includes Review of literature (which may include subsections), METHOD (including participants, materials, and procedure), RESULT AND DISCUSSION, CONCLUSION, Acknowledgements (if necessary) and References (and Appendices, if needed). The reference list should be on a new page, double spaced, and use the hanging indent method (all lines after the first one are indented). The length of the paper can be between 6000 and 8000 words