Authors Guide

Manuscript Preparation
Language – The language of the manuscript must be in English

Length of paper
The length of the paper should not exceed 20 pages. Paper containing more than 20 pages words will be returned to the author(s) to shorten. Articles should typed in MSWord, double-spaced (preferably A4) with good margins. Authors are urged to write as succinctly as possible, but should not compromise  clarity.

Title Page
Title page is a separated page before the text. It should include the following information:

Title
Tile should be brief and informative. Avoid abbreviations and formulae if possible.

Author’s names and affiliations
Please indicate the given name and family name clearly. Present the authors’ affiliation addresses.

Corresponding author
Clearly indicate who is willing to handle correspondence at all stages of refereeing, publication and also post-publication.

Sponsoring information
If the research is sponsored or supported by an organization, please indicate it.

Abstract
A concise and factual abstract is required (maximum length of 150 words). The abstract should state briefly the purpose of the research, the principal results and major conclusions.

Keywords
Provide a maximum of 5 keywords, just after the abstract.

Introduction

This section should include full background information, statement of the problem, brief review of  literature on the subject. The aims of the manuscript should be clearly stated.

Materials and Methods

Here you need to discuss the method or approach you used to prove or disprove your hypothesis.

Discussion
Discuss your outcome and findings. You should be clear and concise.

Conclusions
Should  stand alone and must be clear and concise.

Subdivision of the article
Divide your article into sections. Subsections should be numbered 1, 2. (then 1.1, 1.1.1, 1.1.2), 1.2, etc.

Table and Figures
Present tables and figures at proper section in the article not at the end of the article. Please note that the article will be published in black and white.

References
Author(s) should follow the 7th  edition of APA  referencing style. Please visit:     https://bowvalleycollege.libguides.com/ld.php?content_id=35091419

or  www.apastyle.org to learn more about APA style.

Citations in the text
Please ensure that every reference cited in the text is also present in the reference list (and vice versa). Avoid citation in the abstract. Unpublished results and personal communications should not be in the reference list, but may be mentioned in the text. Citation of a reference as ‘in press’ implies that the item has been accepted for publication.

Reference list
References should be arranged first alphabetically and then further sorted chronologically if necessary. More than one reference from the same author(s) in the same year must be identified by the letters “a”, “b”, “c”, etc., placed after the year of publication.

Copyright
Submission of a manuscript implies that the work described has not been published before (except in the form of an abstract or as part of a published lecture, or thesis) and that it is not under consideration for publication elsewhere. All works published in TJMR are under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License. This permits anyone to copy, distribute, transmit and adapt the work provided the original work and source is appropriately cited.

Article Processing Charge (APC) $60
There is no charge attached to submission of papers in our journal, but authors are required to pay a token of $60 USD  to cover the costs of  web maintenance and article production after  their  manuscript is accepted for publication.

Kindly send your manuscript to this E-mail: editortjmr@gmail.com