Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

This journal contains, review articles and research results. This journal publishes the results of research and development to BIPA, including the development of Indonesian teaching methods for foreign speakers (BIPA), and research on internationalization policy strategies in Indonesian. Besides that, this journal scope of the research includes: learning and learning Indonesian literature, both Indonesian as a first language, second language, as well as foreign languages in Indonesia and outside.  


Section Policies


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Peer Review Process

Some policies in the review of Indonesian Language Education and Literature:

  1. The reviewers will review the submitted article that follows the guidelines and template of the journal provided.
  2. The review process in this journal employs a double-blind peer review, which means that both the reviewer's and author's identities are concealed from the reviewers.
  3. In the review process, the article will be reviewed by at least two reviewers to ensure quality of the article.
  4. In the review process, the reviewers ensure the quality of the articles of their title, abstract, discussion, and conclusion. Besides, the reviewers also address the novelty and its contribution to the scientific discussion and verify the plagiarism and ethics of publication.
  5. The reviewer also provides feedback on whether the article is accepted, rejected, or needs minor or major revision.


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

This journal is open access journal which means that all content is freely available without charge to users or / institution. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to full text articles in this journal without asking prior permission from the publisher or author.


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Publication Ethics

Responsibility of Author

  1. Authors must present the result of thought or research article clearly, honestly, without plagiarism and manipulation of data in accordance with the template ILEaL.
  2. The author is responsible for the confirmation which was filed on articles that have been written.
  3. Authors must comply with the requirements of the publication of the work in the form of originality, not plagiarism, and has never been published in journals or other publications.
  4. Authors should indicate the reference of the opinions and work of others cited.
  5. Authors must write a script or articles are ethical, honest, and responsible in accordance with the applicable rules of scientific authorship.
  6. Author are prohibited from sending or publishing the same article to more than one journal or publication.
  7. Author does not mind if the manuscript editing experience without changing the substance of the article or the main idea.

Responsibility of Editor

  1. Editor responsible for drawing up a decent article published by the editorial board meeting.
  2. Editor guided by the policy of the editorial board of the journal and are limited by applicable legal requirements regarding libel, copyright infringement and plagiarism.
  3. In the process of acceptance of the article, a team of editors to use the principle of similarity of treatment.
  4. In the process of decision reviewed journals and publications (articles), the editorial team is not ethnicity, religion, race and inter-group writer.
  5. Editors and editorial team will not reveal any information about the script or articles that enter except by permission of the author.
  6. Manuscripts (articles) are not published in editions running, if they meet the eligibility and in accordance with the scope of JILEaL will published in the next edition.
  7. Manuscripts (articles) are not in accordance with the scope of ILEaL will be returned to the author.

Responsibilities of Reviewers

  1. Reviewers assist the editor in making editorial decisions on manuscripts or articles that enter.
  2. Reviewers responsible for the recommendation that reviewed articles.
  3. Review the script is done objectively and supported by clear arguments.
  4. Reviewers are responsible for quotations, references and plagiarism on articles reviewed.
  5. Reviewers keep confidential information for personal gain.


Plagiarism Policy

Before submitting articles to reviewers, those are first checked for similarity/plagiarism tool by Plagiarism Checker X, by a member of the editorial team. The papers submitted to Indonesian Language Education and Literature must have a similarity level of less than 15%.


References Management

Citations and bibliography use Mendeley.


Fair Play

Editors do not discriminate the incoming articles. All incoming articles are treated equally regardless of race, ethnicity, and religion.


Correction and Retraction

The Indonesian Language Education and Literature is committed to upholding the integrity of the literature and publishes Errata, Expressions of Concerns or Retraction Notices dependent on the situation and in accordance with the COPE Retraction Guidelines. More information about the publication of ethics.