Every submission will be peer reviewed. The submission must be final and complete. The publication decision will not be given on the abstract, proposal or outlines. Based on the decision of peer reviewers, submitted manuscripts may be either accepted; or accepted with changes; or declined. The final decision is of the editorial board.
The journal accepts manuscripts in the following forms:
The submission shall contain:
Every paper must be accompanied with an abstract of not more than 300 words. Book review and case comments do not require an abstract.
The submission must not include the table of contents or numbered paragraphs.
The manuscript must not contain the name of the author(s) or anything which can reasonably connect the authors with the manuscript. This is to ensure the peer review is unbiased.
Every submission must be accompanied with a declaration.The declaration must mention that:
The manuscript shall contain the footnotes. The preferred citation style is The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation, 20th edition.
The persons who have made a substantial contribution to the manuscript should be named as authors. All contributors who do not meet the criteria for authorship should be listed in the acknowledgments section. Funding and writing assistance should also be acknowledged.
The language of the submission shall be English. If the author's first language is not English then before submitting their manuscript, they should consider getting it professionally edited for proper language, style, and grammar. It is not a mandatory step. It also doesn't ensure that submission will be accepted for the publication. The only intention is to ensure that the manuscript is understood by the peer-reviewers and editors.
Before submitting the manuscript, the express consent for the use of third party material (such as tables, figures or images) in the work must be obtained by the authors
IRIArb is an open access journal. The work published under this journal is under the following license type: Open Access CC BY-NC 4.0.
The accepted submissions will be published online prior to the publication of the final journal issue and the authors will be pre-informed with regard to the same.