Submission Preparation ChecklistAs 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.
- The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
- The submission file is in Microsoft Word format (.doc or .docx).
- Where available, Digital Object Identifers (DOI)/URLs for the references have been provided.
- The text is double-spaced; uses 12-point Times New Roman font; employs italics, rather than underlining (except with URL addresses); and all illustrations, figures, and tables are placed within the text at the appropriate points, rather than at the end.
- The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines.
As further described in our submission agreement (the Submission Agreement), in consideration for publication of the article, the authors assign to Digital Services Woodruff Library AUC Journals all copyright in the article, subject to the expansive personal--use exceptions described below.
The following uses are always permitted to the author(s) and do not require further permission from JEBHT or Digital Services Woodruff Library AUC provided the author does not alter the format or content of the articles, including the copyright notification:
- Storage and back-up of the article on the author's computer(s) and digital media (e.g., diskettes, back-up servers, Zip disks, etc.), provided that the article stored on these computers and media is not readily accessible by persons other than the author(s);
- Posting of the article on the author(s) personal website, provided that the website is non-commercial;
- Posting of the article on the internet as part of a non-commercial open access institutional repository or other non-commercial open access publication site affiliated with the author(s)'s place of employment (e.g., a Psychology professor at the University of South Carolina can have her article appear in the University of South Carolina's Department of Psychology online publication series); and
- Posting of the article on a non-commercial course website for a course being taught by the author at the university or college employing the author.
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