Author Guidelines

Ethics in Publishing

e-LSE pays attention to ethics in publishing in all levels. All articles submitted to the journal should be prepared by considering the internationally recognized ethical guildelines. Author(s) can get more information on publishing ethics from Committee on Publication Ethichs (COPE) website (

All submitted manuscripts are checked for plagiarism using iThenticate plagiarism detection system. Manuscripts with a high similarity rate will not be considered for review and publication.


Template of the manuscript can be downloaded from the following link:

Manuscript Template (.docx)

Copyright form of the manuscript can be downloaded from the following link:

Copyright Form

Preparation of Manuscript
a) Author(s) should use these specific styles for each part (for example title, abstract, keyword etc.) of the manuscript. The detailed information about these styles can be found in the template file.

b) Author(s) should provide both Turkish and English versions of the title, abstract and keywords.

c) The full name(s) of the author(s) should be given. In addition the e-mail address(es), affiliation(s), and ORCID's of all author’s should be provided. The telephone number of the corresponding author should be written.

d) The citations should be given in IEEE Style. Authors can get help from citation management applications/tools when preparing their papers. The title of the citations section should be “References”. In text citations should be writeen in square brackets like [1], [3-5] etc.