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Author Guidelines

  1. Bioma receives scientific manuscripts in the major of biology and biology education from author who have not and will not be published in other printed or online media.
  2. The substance of the text can be the result of empirical research, or a theoretical study aimed at advancing the existing theory, or adapting the theory to a local situation, and/or the results of the theory to the purpose of analyzing and synthesizing theories.
  3. The manuscript is typed on only one side of the page, with 1.5 spacing and 3-4 cm from the edge of the paper. All pages are numbered. The manuscript may be accompanied by appropriate and relevant complementary means. The length of the manuscript is 10-15 pages (A4)
  4. The title should be informative, specific, concise, and contain keywords that describe the content of the manuscript and avoid the use of complex symbol. The maximum title length is 20 words which follow the scientific writing guidelines.
  5. The line of ownership (by-line) which consists of the author's name (name), and institutional affiliation (the name of the institution where the author works) is written complete and clear, along with its address and zip code, and corresponding e-mail address.
  6. The manuscript of the research is written according to the following systematics.
    1. Title, followed by ownership line
    2. Abstract, containing the information contained in the manuscript plainly, which illustrates the essence of the whole writing. Abstract length, not more than 200 words, written in one paragraph or paragraph with English, and Indonesian language.
    3. Keywords, consisting of 3-6 words, written below the abstract.
    4. Introduction, containing: subject description; theoretical and historical background; formulation of problems to be solved; hypothesis statement (if any); goals to be achieved; the method used, written without subheading.
    5. Materials and Methods, which contain information about the place and time of the study; subjects, materials, tools; and procedures, including analytical and data interpretation techniques, with suitable statistical models.
    6. Results and Discussions, which contain the result of the research and the discussions with clear and informative explanation. The result can be showed with tables, pictures, or diagram then be explained with sentences to make it clearer.
    7. Conclusion, containing the short answer of the research question
    8. Acknowledgement (if any)
    9. Reference, expect a minimum 20 references with a minimum of 75% to journal paper
  7. Article’s Turnitin result not more than 20%
  8. Reference : Enter 1 article that has been published in the Bioma Journal

For further explication, could be found at article template which could be download on the sidebar.

The article could be submitted online by register as an author.


Submission Preparation Checklist

As 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.

  1. The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
  2. The submission file is in OpenOffice, Microsoft Word, RTF, or WordPerfect document file format.
  3. Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
  4. 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 within the text at the appropriate points, rather than at the end.
  5. The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines, which is found in About the Journal.
  6. If submitting to a peer-reviewed section of the journal, the instructions in Ensuring a Blind Review have been followed.
  7. Author Fees

    Start from 2021, this journal charges the following author fees:

    Manuscript submitted will be subject to an article processing fee of IDR 500.000 by the corresponding author, which will be invoiced after the manuscript is accepted.

    If you do not have funds to pay such fees, you will have an opportunity to waive each fee. We do not want fees to prevent the publication of worthy work.

    Readers can read and download any full-text articles for free of charge.


Copyright Notice

Authors who publish with this journal agree to the following terms:

  1. Authors retain copyright and grant the journal right of first publication with the work simultaneously that allows others to share the work with an acknowledgement of the work’s authorship and initial publication in this journal.
  2. Authors are able to enter into separate, additional contractual arrangements for the non-exclusive distribution of the journal’s published version of the work (e.g., post it to an institutional repository or publish it in a book), with an acknowledgement of its initial publication in this journal.
  3. Author are permitted and encouraged to post their work online (e.g., in institutional repositories or on their website) prior to and during the submission process, as it can lead to productive exchanges, as well as earlier and greater citation of published work.


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.


Author Fees

This journal charges the following author fees.

Article Publication: 500.00 (IDR)

Start from 2021, this journal charges the following author fees:

Manuscript submitted will be subject to an article processing fee of IDR 500.000 (domestic author), $50 (foreign author)

by the corresponding author, which will be invoiced after the manuscript is accepted.

Readers can read and download any full-text articles for free of charge.