• Journal Name: Malang Journal of Midwifery (MAJORY)
  • Journal Initials: MAJORY
  • Publisher: Malang Journal of Midwifery (MAJORY)
  • Print ISSN2656-6761
  • Online ISSN
 
SUMMARY
Malang Journal of Midwifery (MAJORY) is an open access journal (e-journal) which publishes the scientific works for health practitioners and researchers. The focus and scopes of the journal include maternal and neonatal health. The journal is published twice a year in April and October. Submitted papers can be written in Indonesian for initial review stage by editors and further review process by minimum two reviewers. The MAJORY Editorial team welcome and invite researchers from around the world to submit their papers (original research article, systematic review, and case study) for publication in this journal. All papers are published as soon as they have been accepted.

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EDITORIAL POLICIES

Focus and Scope

Malang Journal of Midwifery (MAJORY)  is a journal to disseminate various scientific papers about midwifery and other topic related to maternal and neonatal health, also disseminate the conceptual thoughts or ideas and research results that have been achieved in the area of health applied.

MAJORY particularly focuses on the main problems in midwifery areas as follows:

  1. General Health
  2. Infections
  3. Vaccines
  4. Gynecology
  5. Family Planning & Contraception
  6. Mental Health
  7. Nutrition & Healthy Weight
  8. Sexual Health
  9. Unplanned Pregnancy
  10. Pregnancy
  11. Labor & Birth
  12. Postpartum
  13. Newborn
  14. Breastfeeding
  15. Any specifics issues of public health

Peer Review Process

Publication of articles in MAJORY is dependent solely on scientific validity and coherence as judged by our editors and/or peer reviewers, who will also assess whether the writing is comprehensible and whether the work represents a useful contribution to the field. MIKIA acknowledged the effort and suggestions made by its reviewers.

The manuscript is reviewed by the Editor, and if of sufficient standard, sent for review by at least two members of the reviewers who come from various institutions selected by the journal team based on their expertise. Submitted paper are evaluated by double blind peer review for contribution, originality, relevance and presentation.

The results are acceptable without correction, received with small corrections, received with many corrections and rejected. The sending author is given the opportunity to improve the article based on the advice received from the reviewer. Certain information whether articles received and published or rejected is given to the author of the sender in writing. The duration of review process can be 1-3 months.

Author Fees

There is no charge for submitted manuscripts. 

Article Publication: 0.00 (IDR)

Publication Frequency

Malang Journal of Midwifery (MAJORY) publish 2 times a year (on April and October). The first publication is Volume 1 Nomor 1, April 2019.

Open Access Policy

Malang Journal of Midwifery (MAJORY) provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge. MAJORY will not charge subscription or access fees. Users have the right to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of all articles in MAJORY without any commercial intention.

Publication Ethics and Malpractices Guidelines of MAJORY

Malang Journal of Midwifery (MAJORY)  is a peer-reviewed journal. This journal follows guidelines from Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) facing all aspects of publication ethics and, in particular, how to handle cases of research and publication misconduct.  This statement clarifies ethical behaviour of all parties involved in the act of publishing an article in this journal, including the author, the Editor-in-Chief, the Editorial Board, the peer-reviewer­­­­­ and the publisher.

Malang Journal of Midwifery (MAJORY)  are dedicated to following best practices on ethical matters, errors and retractions. The prevention of publication malpractice is one of the important responsibilities of the editorial board. Any kind of unethical behavior is not acceptable, and the journals do not tolerate plagiarism in any form.

MAJORY adapts COPE to meet high quality standard of ethics for publisher, editors, authors, and reviewers. As an essential issue, publication ethics needs to be explained clearly to improve the quality of the research worldwide. In this part, we explain the standard for editors, authors, and reviewers. Publisher don’t have right to interfere with the integrity of the contents and only support to publish in timely manner. 

This statement is based on COPE’s Best Practice Guidelines for Journal Editors.