Here are the necessary items i.e. scope, aims & objectives, editorial process, policies of “AL-Azm Journal”
Scope of Journal :
AL-Azm Journal For Islamic & Arabic Research It is devoted to the publication of research in diverse fields of Islamic Studies, & Arabic Linguistics & Literature Research. It is an Open Access Bi-annual Peer-Reviewed Print and Online Journal which has become an Academic Research Journal with an International Advisory Board representing various fields of research. This journal is launched to promote the study of general fields of Arabic Linguistics and Literature i.e. Morphology, Grammar, Rhetoric, Semantics, Phonology, Prosody, the Arab World, Poetry, Prose, Criticism, Comparative Literature, Religious Literature, Subcontinent Literature, and all other fields related to Arabic linguistics and literature. fields of Islamic learning, in Islamic discourse and in the history of Muslim world. Research articles on Islam/Religion, more broadly based on Western sources are also considered for publication in instances where the editors find the material especially relevant to the
Objectives of the Journal :
The journal accepts the submissions in three languages (Urdu, English and Arabic). If you are considering submitting an article to the Journal, please take a careful notice of the Journal's requirements about its scope and reference style etc.
Review & Publication Policy :
To ensure the excellence the publication of the article in Refereed Research Journal AL-Azm For Islamic & Arabic Research is subjected to complete, thorough, comprehensive and confidential review. The review is made by independent and competent religious scholars who give their recommendations on the article being presented for publication
Selection of Reviewers:
A careful selection of national and international reviewers is made keeping in view their area of research. To get an unbiased review, the names of reviewers are kept confidential. All works submitted for publication are reviewed objectively without regard to authors, race, gender, religious view, ethnicity, citizenship, political tendency, age and reputation.
Plagiarism Policy :
Al Azm journal follows the guidelines of Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) which gives the standard criteria to attain ethical requirements.
After the meeting of the Editorial Board, our copyright policy has been changed from 1st September 2021. Now the authors retain copyright under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license. However, the author has to sign a form agreeing to the publication of their article under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license.
Article Publishing Rights Policy :
For Al Azm Journal to publish research articles, we need publishing rights. This is controlled by an arrangement between the author and Al Azm Journal. This arrangement manages the exchange or permit of the copyright to Al Azm Journal and writers hold critical rights to utilize and share their own distributed articles. Al Azm Journal underpins the requirement for authors to share effect of their articles and these rights, in Al Azm Journal. The Journal Al Azm holds all the privileges of articles distributed.
Upon acceptance of manuscripts after peer review process, the corresponding author will be asked to pay the article processing charges (APC). The manuscript will be processed for publication after APC has been received. All manuscripts will be available online after the publishing process.
Open Access System:
Al-Azm (Journal For Islamic & Arabic Research) will be published through an open-access journal system that allows readers to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of its articles and to use them for any other legal purpose. All current/previous issues and complete articles can be viewed or downloaded from Al-Azm Website.
Privacy Statement :
The names and email addresses entered in this journal site will be used exclusively for the stated purposes of this journal and will not be made available for any other purpose or to any other party.
Article Publishing/ Processing Charges :
If your manuscript is accepted for publication after peer review, a one-time APC is payable which covers the publication cost and ensures that the article will be freely available online. APC details for National Contributors APC for International Peer Review: 20000 PKR Publishing Charges:
Open Access Policy :
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.