Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

JPUA: Universitas Airlangga Library Journal: Information and Communication Media Librarianship is published by the Airlangga University Library.

Focus: publish scientific articles from librarians, researchers, educators with an article focus on information and library studies.

Scope: contains topics related to libraries, information literacy, information technology, librarian profession, and information management.


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

JPUA: Airlangga University Library Journal: Information and Communication Media Librarian accepts articles from librarians, researchers, educators. All articles entered are reviewed by 2 reviewers, using DOUBLE BLIND PEER-REVIEW.

The article review process usually takes average 12 weeks. This review period depends on the editors and reviewers duration in reviewing the manuscript.


Publication Frequency

JPUA will be published two times a year: June and December



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 Public Knowledge Project (PKP PN) 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.



Plagiarism Checking

Plagiarism check aims to maintain the quality of originality and novelty. Every article sent to the Jurnal Ners will be checked for plagiarism using Turnitin prior to publication with the maximum number of 30% originality report.


Publication Ethics


Article Processing Charge

Every article submitted to the JPUA : Jurnal Perpustakaan Universitas Airlangga : Media Informasi dan Komunikasi Kepustakawanan does not charge any 'Submission and 'Article Processing Fees' (FREE). This includes peer-reviewing, editing, publishing, maintaining and archiving, and allow immediate access to the full-text versions of the article.


Publication Frequency

published two times a year: June and December