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- 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).
- IJIMS only accepts original papers. As per policy, the similarity index should be below 19% and any single source should below 5%. Make sure that your document does not have any plagiarized material.
- The submission file is in OpenOffice, Microsoft Word, PDF or RTF document file format.
- Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
- The text is single-spaced; 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.
- The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines.
- PLEASE SUBMIT TWO FILES OF YOUR ARTICLE. 1) Orignal article and 2) copy of your manuscript for review purposes which should exclude your identity in the paper.
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