Frequently Asked Questions



FAQ

Q: What is International Journal of Computer Systems (IJCS)?
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International Journal of Computer Systems (IJCS) is an international peer reviewed, open access, online, interdisciplinary, monthly and fully refereed journal in English focusing on theories, methods and applications in computer science and relevant fields.

Q. What are the salient features of the Journal IJCS ?
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Highly Qualified Editorial Board
Quick Peer Review Process
Quality Paper Selection
Open Access of all the Articles

Q: Will International Journal of Computer Systems (IJCS) provide a print of my Journal?
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No, International Journal of Computer Systems (IJCS) is online Journal, it provide huge publicity to the article and it is more searchable and visible, however, the paper is in PDF file which is printable. We do not print journals.

Q: Will International Journal of Computer Systems (IJCS) provide a certificate of the publication ?
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Yes, IJCS provide the softcopy of the certificate of the publication on request for free. We also provide hardcopy of the certificate of the publication on request with additional charge of Rs 500 (for Indian Authors).

Q. Why we should publish our paper at IJCS ?
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Main strength of the Journal is the strong editorial/reviewer board, which help in publishing Quality papers with fast peer review process online with open access. We provide a separate webpage to each article publish in IJCS that provide more visibility, searching and indexing.

Q. How the Quality is maintained in IJCS?
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We strongly discourage the publication of plagiarised content in our Journal. A peer review process is followed to maintain the quality of a Journal.

Q: What file format has to be uploaded while submitting research journals?
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We accept submissions in .doc/.docx/.tex or any other format, however, we strongly recommend to submit the papers in .doc IJCS template which is given on the website. We published the papers in PDF format.

Q: What is the procedure to publish the paper with International Journal of Computer Systems ?
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The procedure to publish the paper with IJCS is as follows.
1. Submission of the paper. Authors get acknowledgement of receipt within a day.
2. Review of the paper within 2-3 days. Authors receive about the acceptance/rejection notification within 2-3 days.
3. If the paper is accepted for publication, authors has to submit the signed copyright form and registration confirmation receipt.
4. Publication of the paper online with a valid ISSN number and would be indexed in various indexing databases.

Q. Can authors submit their paper at multiple Journals for review?
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No, It is strongly not allowed to submit a paper at multiple Journals for review. We strongly discourage the authors to please do not submit a paper simultaneously at multiple places.

Q: Can authors withdraw their papers?
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No, authors can not withdraw their papers from the IJCS journal. Authors who wish to publish their papers in IJCS after acceptance should submit their papers. Authors in any condition can not withdraw their papers. Submitting a paper by the author(s) guarantee that all author(s) agree to the online publication of the article at the www.ijcsonline.com website and if their paper is accepted for publication they will pay the registration fee.

Q: What is the refund policy of IJCS ?
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Registration fee once paid would be refund back in any case, as authors can not withdraw their papers after acceptance and publication.

Q. Is their any registration fee if the paper is accepted for the publication ?
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Authors has to pay a nominal registration fee if their paper is accepted. It is necessary for smooth functioning of the Journal as it is a open access Journal. Click here for details of registration fee.