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Author Guidelines

Authors are invited to make a submission to this journal. All submissions will be assessed by an editor to determine whether they meet the aims and scope of this journal. Those considered to be a good fit will be sent for peer review before determining whether they will be accepted or rejected.

Before making a submission, authors are responsible for obtaining permission to publish any material included with the submission, such as photos, documents and datasets. All authors identified on the submission must consent to be identified as an author. Where appropriate, research should be approved by an appropriate ethics committee in accordance with the legal requirements of the study's country.

An editor may reject a submission if it does not meet minimum standards of quality. Before submitting, please ensure that the study design and research argument are structured and articulated properly. The title should be concise and the abstract should be able to stand on its own. This will increase the likelihood of reviewers agreeing to review the paper. When you're satisfied that your submission meets this standard, please follow the checklist below to prepare your submission.

Submission Preparation Checklist

All submissions must meet the following requirements.

  • This submission meets the requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines.
  • This submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration.
  • All references have been checked for accuracy and completeness.
  • All tables and figures have been numbered and labeled.
  • Permission has been obtained to publish all photos, datasets and other material provided with this submission.


Manuscript Submission Guidelines

Template requirements

  1. The manuscript have to be written in English
  2. The manuscript must be typewritten with double line spacing.
  3. Using Times New Roman and 11 pt font size.
  4. All pages must be numbered consecutively.
  5. The order of the manuscripts should be title, author(s) and affiliation(s), telephone and fax numbers as well as an e-mail address of the corresponding author.
  6. Abstract, keywords, text, introduction, materials and method/or theoretical background, result and discussion, conclusion, conflict of interest, acknowledgements, and references also should be included respectively.
  7. A suitable introduction is necessary but not a detail of literature. The aim of the introduction is to review earlier work and current development in the field briefly. The experimental section must give adequate detail of the materials, methods and equipment’s to allow repetition of the work elsewhere, but should not include too much detail of normally used procedures. Regarding the conflict of interests, the authors must declare that they have no competing interests.
  8. Its recommended for references to be formatted using either EndNote or Mendeley software,  considering APA 6 as acceptable style  for JZS-A. Maximum allowed references number for research  articles  are 40 and for review articles are 70.
  9. The editorial board will be checking every manuscript by plagiarism applications similarity detection service to determine the plagiarism level. Manuscripts with similarity level greater than 20% will not be allowed for publication. Otherwise the researcher will be required to reduce the plagiarism percentage.


The article processing charge, that is, the publication fee for the journal of Zankoy Sulaimani is (150,000 IQD).

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