Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Journal of Community Service (ABDIRA): Journal of Community Service contains the results of community service and empowerment activities in the form of application of various fields of science including health, education, engineering, agriculture, agriculture, social humanities, computers, entrepreneurship and economics. This journal is published regularly four times a year in January, April, July and Oktober. The purpose of this journal is to disseminate ideas and results of the dedication and research conducted by universities that can be applied in society. ABDIRA contains various activities carried out in handling and overcoming various problems that occur in society by applying science and technology which can then be useful for improving community welfare.


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

Each article addressed to editorial staff will be selected through a Preliminary Review process by the Editorial Board. Then, the articles will be sent to Bebestari Partners / peer reviewers and will be included in the next selection through the Double Blind Preview Process. After that the article will be returned to the author for revision. This process takes a maximum of one month. In each manuscript, Mitra Bebestari / peer reviewers will be assessed from a substantial and technical aspect. Mitra Bebestari / colleagues commented that the collaboration with ABDIRA is an expert in the field of general education and surrounding issues. They are experienced in managing prestigious journals and publications that are scattered at home and abroad.

All submitted text is evaluated by editorial staff. Manuscripts that are evaluated by the editor as not meeting the journal's criteria will be rejected immediately without external review. Submissions deemed potentially of interest to our readers are sent to multiple reviewers. The editor then makes a decision based on the reviewer 's recommendation of several possibilities: rejected, needs revision, or acceptance.

The editor has the right to decide which manuscripts to be sent to the journal to be published. Review Process:

1. The author sends the manuscript
2. Editor's evaluation (some manuscripts were rejected or returned before the review process)
3. Double Bonds peer review process
4. Editor's Decision
5. Confirmation to the author


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.



This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. More...