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Author Guidelines

The Manuscripts

The manuscript should be an original research paper which sufficiently contributes novelty to science education. Authors are requested to submit their papers electronically by using the Jurnal Riwayat (Pendidikan Sejarah dan Humaniora)  online submission procedure. The corresponding author should also provide a statement that the manuscript is not concurrently being under consideration for publication elsewhere. The Editors will ignore submissions that do not follow these procedures.

General Guide of Manuscript

Manuscript format could be sent in MS Word.docx. Submitted manuscript accepted for publication or even published elsewhere is unacceptable and will not be published in Jurnal Riwayat (Pendidikan Sejarah dan Humaniora). Manuscripts that is revision or elaboration of seminar, symposium, and workshop manuscripts could be published in Jurnal Riwayat (Pendidikan Sejarah dan Humaniora) by mentioning such things while submitting them. Manuscript sent to Jurnal Riwayat (Pendidikan Sejarah dan Humaniora) must be free from plagiarism and self-plagiarism.

Author is also necessary to send document in relation to Copyright Transfer Agreement (CTA) Form that has been signed (scan copy from filled, original form) together with manuscript that will be sent online (in the form of supplementary file). File of Copyright Transfer Agreement (CTA) form could be downloaded.

Template of Manuscript
Before article submission to journal's website, manuscript layout is previously carried out as writing format guidelines of Jurnal Riwayat (Pendidikan Sejarah dan Humaniora) A template for writing manuscript to  Jurnal Riwayat (Pendidikan Sejarah dan Humaniora) and complete guideline of writing could be downloaded.

Structure of the manuscripts

1. Title. The title should be clear and informative, and not more than 20 words.

2. Author's names and institutions. The author's names should be accompanied by the author's institutions and email addresses, without any academic title. For a joint paper, one of the authors should be notified as the corresponding author.

3. Abstract and keywords. The abstract should be less than 250 words. Abstract contains of the clear elaboration of research purpose, method, and result. Please provide the abstract in both English and Indonesian versions. The keywords should be of 5 words or phrases.

4. Introduction. This section explains the background of the study, a review of the previous researches in the area, and aims of the manuscripts. Importantly it should also show the significance and novelty of the research.

5. Methods. This section describes the appropriate tools of analysis along with the data and their sources.

6. Results and Discussion. This section explains the results of the study. It should be presented clearly and concisely. Author(s) should explore the novelty or the contribution of the work to the science education literature.

7. Conclusion. This section concludes and provides policy implications, if any, of the study. The conclusion(s) should be at the same order with ones discussed in the body of the manuscript.

8. References. This section lists only the papers, books, or other types of publications referred to in the body of the manuscript.

General Writing Format

1. The manuscript is prepared in an A4 paper, single sided, and single line spacing format. A new paragraph should start 5 characters from the left margin, using 11 size, Cambria  font type.

2. The manuscript is written in Indonesian or English.

3. The manuscript should be between 8 to 25 pages long (6000-18000 words).

4. The top and bottom margins are 1,5 and 0,8 cm.

5. The title is written using capital letters only at first word or special name (example: location name), 11 font size, center position.

6. Subtitles are written using UPPERCASE BOLD style, 11 font size, starting from the left margin.

7. Sub of subtitles, if any, are written using capital letters only at first word or special name. They should be started from the left margin.

8. Sub of the sub of subtitles, if any, are written using capital letters only at the beginning of each word except for connecting words, all in italics. They should be started from the left margin.

9. References should be those of the last five years publication (>80%), except for key references (80%). Referring to any textbook should be maximized (<20%).

Specific Writing Format

1. Equations and formula should be numbered as (1), (2)...etc appearing to their right.

2.  Estimation results from a software package are not allowed to be directly presented in the paper. They should be presented in summary tables.

Tables and Figures

Tables and figures should be presented as follows:

1. The name of tables and figures should follow a numbering system (Arabic numbering system). The title of the tables and figures are placed at the top and the bottom respectively.

2. The tables and figures should provide the source of information, if any, at the bottom. 

3. Any table should contain only heading and contents. The table contains row lines only without column lines. Note(s) and source(s) should be included underneath the table where appropriate. 

Subjects and Authors Index

The authors should provide an index of subject, namely the specific terms in the manuscript. The authors should also provide the index of authors, namely the key authors of papers referred in the manuscript. Please write the family name followed by the given name.


Citation in the text body should be written using the family name and years of publication. Example:

a. Hill (2001) suggests that the objective of depreciation is ....

b. Inflation targeting would be sufficient (McCain, 1982).

c. The definition of contagion is ... (Wagner, 1976; Rhonda 2009).

d. The Authors are recommended to use Mendeley Reference software.


The manuscript is expected to involve approximately 20-25 primary and up-to-date references to assert high quality contributions to the knowledge development. Citations and references must strictly follow the APA (American Psychological Association) style.  References should include only works that are cited within the text of the manuscript.  Consulting the APA style manual ( is strongly recommended for completing manuscript submissions.

References should appear as:

Book with one author:

Author, A.A. (2015). Title of Work. Location/City, State: Publisher.

Book with two authors:

Author, A.A. & Author, B.B. (2015). Title of Work. Location/City, State: Publisher.

Book with more than two authors:

Author, A.A., Author, B.B., & Author, C.C. (2015). Title of Work. Location/City, State: Publisher.

Journal article:

Azis, A., & Nurasiah. (2018). Korelasi antara: Kesadaran Sejarah, Religious Values dan Pemahaman Multi-Etnis terhadap Sikap Toleransi siswa SMA N Banda Aceh. Titian Ilmu: Jurnal Ilmiah Multi Sciences, 10(2). 6

Edited book:

Author, A.A. (Ed.). (2019). Title of Work. Location/City, State: Publisher.

Unpublished doctoral dissertation or master’s thesis:

Author, A.A. (2019). Title of Work. Unpublished doctoral dissertation, University.

Manuscript Template

Manuscript should be prepared according to the following MS Word template:


How to send the manuscript

1. The manuscript in microsoft word should be sent to the editor by clicking Online Submission tab on our Website.
2. A brief bio that contains full name, academic title, institution, telephone, mobile number, and others should be written in the fields of data when registering online in the website submission.


For consistency and convenience, please use the TEMPLATE we already prepared for Author(s). 

Article Selection and Publication Process

1) Upon receipt of article submission, the Editor sends an email of confirmation to the corresponding author within one and two weeks. If you fail to receive this confirmation, your submission/email may be missed. The author should pay no submission charge at this stage.

2) Peer review. We use a double-blind system for peer review; both reviewers’ and authors’ identities remain anonymous. The article will be peer-reviewed by two reviewers. The review process may take 3-4 months.

3) Notification of the result of review is by e-mail.

4) The authors revise paper according to the feedback and suggestions by reviewers. 

5) After publication, the corresponding author will receive an email of notification on the e-journal in PDF that is available on the journal’s webpage, and free of charge for download.

6) It normally takes about 6 months to 1 year from submission to publication, with an average of 7 months.


The following flowchart illustrates the process from the manuscript submission stage to publication.




Submission Preparation Checklist

As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.

  1. I hereby stated that this manuscript has never been previously published in any other scientific publication and is not being under reviewing process in any other scientific publication.
  2. The submitted manuscript has been written using Microsoft Word (.doc/.docx)
  3. The submitted manuscript should not exceed 15 pages A4 including figures, tables, and reference, excluding appendixes.
  4. stract should not exceed 250 words and is written in English and Indonesia.
  5. I hereby stated that this manuscript does not consist of any plagiarism matter, and is my original work.

Copyright Notice

Authors who publish with this journal agree to the following terms:

  1. Authors retain copyright under a Creative Commons Attribution International License that allows others to share the work with an acknowledgement of the work's authorship and initial publication in this journal.
  2. Authors are permitted and encouraged to post their work online (e.g., in institutional repositories or on their website) only after the work is officially published, as it can lead to productive exchanges, as well as earlier and greater citation of published work (See The Effect of Open Access).


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