For Authors

Manuscripts are accepted with the understanding that they have not been published, submitted or accepted for publication elsewhere and that, if the work received an official sponsorship, it has been duly released for open publication. If copyrighted material is used, the author should obtain the necessary copyright release and submit it along with the manuscript. If you have any questions, please contact the Managing Editor, and always inform editors in your submission cover letters of any possible conflicts.

All papers of the journal are peer reviewed by two independent reviewers. Acceptance is granted when both reviewers' recommendations are positive. 

Submissions must include a title, abstract, keywords, author(s) and affiliation(s), email address(es). Please indicate the email address(es) of corresponding author and ALL co-authors.

Authors submitting a revised manuscript need to outline separately the response to the reviewers’ comments including changes introduced to the manuscript.

All accepted manuscripts are published Free of Charges, i.e. no financial contribution is required from the author(s).

Paper Submission Guidelines
We accept papers written in English language only, by using the JDST template in ODT format or JDST template in DOCX format.

JDST format style ODT and MS-Word templates are available for download here: [ODT Template] [MS-Word Template]. 

Please submit one of the following: 

  • MS Word file manuscripts
  • ODT file manuscripts
  • PDF file manuscripts

All manuscripts need to be submitted by using JDST submission system. To submit your paper please click here.