International Journal of Science and Consciousness (IJSC): a Bio-Psycho-Spiritual approach is an international, peer-reviewed, quarterly, open access, multidisciplinary, e-journal published by the Research Foundation for Science & Consciousness, Uttarakhand, India.
Preparation of the Manuscript: prepare the manuscript in English with double spaced line, not more than 12 pages. Give each Table and/or Figure (if any) on a separate page with Arabic numerals (Table 1, Table 2, and Fig. 2 etc.) each with proper legend. Insert Page numbers on the upper right corner (Beginning with 1st Page). Author (s) must submit the following:
Covering Letter (includes the following statements)
The article entitled _______________ with the authority of the authors, submitted herewith for publication to the Editor, International Journal of Science and Consciousness, is original and is written by me/us. Till-to-date I/we have not sent this article elsewhere for publication and it will not be sent elsewhere for publication until a decision is conveyed regarding its acceptability for publication in the IJSC. If accepted for publication, I/we agree that this article (in whole or in part) will not be publishing anywhere else without a written consent of the Editor of the IJSC. I/we the undersigned author (s) hereby transfer all copy right ownership of this article to IJOYAS. Download it from here by clicking Copyright form.
Date_______________. Signature of Author (Name & address/ email ID/phone/fax)_______________.
Title page (in capital letters): This page contains title of the paper or article, Running head, Author/s name (Surname, First Name and then Middle Name), Designation and affiliation of Author (s). In case of multiple authors, indicate corresponding author and so on.
Abstract/Summary of the Article: This contains Title of the paper, objectives, participants, methods, results, conclusion, up to 200 words and Key words (not more than six words). Please do not write name of author, designation, address etc. on this page.
Manuscript: Since the review process of the manuscript is blind, so do not put name (s) of author (s), designation, address etc. here. Title of the Paper (not more than 50 letters including space in between), well written introduction (statement of the problem and the purpose with sufficient reference), Methodology, Results, Discussion, Conclusion, References, Author (s) Note (i.e. acknowledgements, information about collaborative institute, receipt of grants from authorized body etc. if applicable), Tables, Figures etc. In case of Philosophical Research and Textual studies, Historical Research, the style of presentation may vary. Letter to Editor/ Short Communication /Research News/Conference News Should be written within 500 words. (Author should avoid excessive use of passive voice, past tense and arbitrary abbreviation. Please think about your reader while writing).
Style of writing Reference
Udupa K N, Stress and its Management through Yoga, (Motilal Banarsidas), (1978, 2000) pp.74-79.
For articles/Chapter published in book
Saraswati Swami Mangalteertham, Altered State of Consciousness: Yoga Nidra, Yoga Nidra (Yoga Publication Trust, Munger), (2000) pp. 245-53.
Erskine- Milliss J & Schonell M, Relaxation therapy in Asthma: a critical review, Psychosom Med, 43 (4) (1981) 365 - 372.
National Institute of Mental Health, Television and behaviour: Ten years of scientifi8c progress and implications for the eighties (DHHS Publication No.ADM82-1195), Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office,(1982).
For Articles published in Newspaper
Roy, G.K. Effect of Yoga on public health, Indian Express (English Newspaper, Mumbai Edition), Sept.6,1982,p.8.
For Proceedings of Conference
Vinod, S.D. et.al, P.B. Effect of yoga on adolescent anxiety, Proceedings of the 1st International conference on Yoga & Research, Lonavla, India: Kaivalyadhama, (1984), pp.131-148.
After preparing the manuscript you may submit your manuscript with covering letter electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org.
After acceptance of an article, first proof of the same may be sent to the first author/ corresponding author. In such case the author will bear primary responsibility to correct it carefully. Authors will, appropriately, be changed for excessive alterations made in reviewer's comments. Therefore, the author(s) must send the article complete in every respect prior to sending it for publication. However, the Editorial Board reserves the right to change/amend the article (without changing the concept) as per requirement of the journal.
IJSC hold the copyright as per law. Click here to download the Copyright form.
Foundation for Science, Spirituality & Consciousness is planning for indexing this journal in different databases such as:
- Google Scholar
- Open J-Gate
- HINARI (WHO, Geneva)
- Directory of abstract indexing for Journals
- Index Copernicus
- Scientific Indexing Services
- International Impact Factor Services (IIFS)
- General Impact Factor