Publication Ethics


Every article submitted to the editor will be checked for plagiarism and declared to have a maximum similarity rate of 20%. The checking tools used are Crossref Similarity Check (iThenticate), Turnitin, or Plagiarism Checker.

Journal Publication Ethics Guidelines

Publication of an article in a peer-review process DIKBASTRA: Jurnal Pendidikan Bahasa dan Sastra is an important building block in the development of a coherent and respected knowledge network.

It is a direct reflection of the quality of the work of the authors and the institutions that support them. Peer-reviewed articles support and embody the scientific method. The journal follows the guidelines of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) which address all aspects of publication ethics and, in particular, how to handle cases of research and publication misconduct.

This statement clarifies the ethical behavior of all parties involved in the act of publishing articles in this journal, including authors, Editor-in-Chief, Editorial Board, bestarial partners and publishers.

Study Program Magister Pendidikan Bahasa dan Sastra Universitas Jambi as the publisher of DIKBASTRA: Jurnal Pendidikan Bahasa dan Sastra takes its guardianship over all stages of publishing seriously and we are aware of its ethical and other responsibilities.

We are committed to ensuring that advertising, reprints, or other commercial revenue has no impact or influence on editorial decisions.

Publishing Decisions

The editor of DIKBASTRA: Journal of Language and Literature Education are responsible for deciding which articles to publish.

The validity of the work in question and its importance to researchers and readers should always drive the decision.

Editors may be guided by the journal's editorial board policy and constrained by applicable legal requirements regarding defamation, copyright infringement, and plagiarism. Editors may confer with other editors or reviewers in making these decisions.


The Editors of DIKBASTRA: Jurnal Pendidikan Bahasa dan Sastra make every effort to ensure the accuracy of all information (Content) contained in its publications. However, the Editors of DIKBASTRA: Jurnal Pendidikan Bahasa dan Sastra does not make any representations or warranties as to the accuracy, completeness, or fitness for any purpose of the Content and disclaims all such representations and warranties, whether express or implied, to the fullest extent permitted by law. Any views expressed in this publication are those of the authors and not necessarily those of the Editors of DIKBASTRA: Jurnal Pendidikan Bahasa dan Sastra.