Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Adabiyyāt: Jurnal Bahasa dan Sastra invites scholars, researchers, and students to contribute their studies and research in the fields of language, literature, translation, and philology (Arabic, English, and Bahasa Indonesia). Education is not our field.


Section Policies


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Peer Review Process

Every manuscript submitted to Adabiyyāt: Jurnal Bahasa dan Sastra is independently reviewed by at least one reviewer in the form of "double-blind review". The decision for publication, amendment, or rejection is based upon their reports/recommendation.


Publication Frequency

 Adabiyyāt: Jurnal Bahasa dan Sastra is published twice a year: June and December


Open Access Policy

This journal 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.



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Originality and Plagiarism Screening

The manuscript submitted to Adabiyyāt: Jurnal Bahasa dan Sastra authenticly belongs to the author(s) and does not contain plagiarism. The text should offer something new in the related study.

The editors of Adabiyyāt: Jurnal Bahasa dan Sastra is responsible for deciding which articles submitted to the journal should be published. The validation of the work in question and its importance to researchers and readers must always drive such decisions. The editors may be guided by the policies of the journal's editorial board and constrained by such legal requirements as shall then be in force regarding libel, copyright infringement, and plagiarism. The editors may confer with other editors or reviewers in making their decisions.


Article Publication Charge (APC)

Adabiyyāt: Jurnal Bahasa dan Sastra does not charge authors and readers with any fee. All the process of submission, publication, and maintenance of publication are free of charge.