Submission Preparation ChecklistAs part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.
- The submission file is in OpenOffice or Microsoft Word document file format.
Where available, DOIs for the references have been provided. The free DOI lookup page is available to locate a DOI.
- 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 at the last pages of the manuscript and places to be inserted is indicated in the text as “Insert Table 1 here”.
- The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines, which is found in About the Journal.
- I, and all coauthors, agree that the article, if accepted for publication, shall be licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY).