Author Guidelines

The journal accepts the following types of contributions:

·         Original Research Paper
·         Review

Criteria for a publication in the TJOS:
·         The relevancy to the scope of the TJOS.
·         The novelty and originality of the work.
·         Significance to the broadening and development of the field of Science and Technology.

Manuscript Submission
Authors may submit manuscripts in English.The cover letter should give the authors address, e-mail address, affiliation, and should indicate the intended publication format (Original research article or reivew). After the acceptance of manuscript for publishing, authors must sent source file of the accepted paper.

Authors wishing to include figures, tables, or text passages that have already been published elsewhere are required to obtain permission from the copyright owner(s) for both the print and on-line format and to include evidence that such permission has been granted when submitting their papers. Any material received without such evidence will be assumed to originate from the authors.

Title Page
The title page should include:
·         The name(s) of the author(s)
·         A concise and informative title
·         The affiliation(s) and address(es) of the author(s)
·         The e-mail address, telephone of the corresponding author

Please provide an abstract of 150 to 250 words. The abstract should not contain any undefined abbreviations or unspecified references.

Please provide 4 to 6 keywords which can be used for indexing purposes. 

Please use no more than three levels of displayed headings.

Abbreviations should be defined at first mention and used consistently thereafter.

Footnotes can be used to give additional information, which may include the citation of a reference included in the reference list. They should not consist solely of a reference citation, and they should never include the bibliographic details of a reference. They should also not contain any figures or tables.
Footnotes to the text are numbered consecutively; those to tables should be indicated by superscript lower-case letters (or asterisks for significance values and other statistical data). Footnotes to the title or the authors of the article are not given reference symbols.
Always use footnotes instead of endnotes.

Acknowledgments of people, grants, funds, etc. should be placed in a separate section before the reference list. The names of funding organizations should be written in full. 

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-      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).
2-      The submission file is in Microsoft Word or SWP document file format.
3-      The text is in single-column format; uses a 12-point 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. 

Copyright Notice
All the intellectual property rights of the papers accepted for the publication belong to Turkish Journal of Science.
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