Iraqi Journal for Computers and Informatics is an open access ,double-blind peer reviewed, international academic journal published biannual (one issue/year before 2017).It is institutional journal issued by the University of Information Technology and Communications (UoITC) in Baghdad- Iraq; UoITC is one of governmental universities which established by the Ministry of Higher Education in Iraq. IJCI aims to contribute to the constant scientific research and to provide a sober scientific journal that enriches scholars around the world and it deals with all aspects of computer science.
Subject areas suitable for publication in IJCI include (but are not limited) to the following fields:
Manuscripts that have been submitted to IJCI must be original, not plagiarized, and has not
been published elsewhere. Consequently IJCI will ignore any work doesn't meet these policies.
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IJCI welcomes the submission of manuscripts that meet the general criteria of significance and scientific excellence. For this purpose IJCI isfor allauthors around the world who have excellent papers in computer Sciences and relevant fields.All the manuscripts submitted for publication are first peer reviewed to make sure they are original, relevant and readable.Manuscripts should be submitted via Online Submission only.
Iraqi Journal for Computers and Informatics (IJCI) is adheres to the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) standards on publications ethics. Submission of an article implies that:
The editors of a peer-reviewed journal are accountable and responsible for deciding which articles submitted to the journal should be published. The editor may be guided by the policies of the journal's editorial board and constrained by legal requirements as shall then be in force regarding libel, copyright infringement and plagiarism. The editor may discuss with other editors or reviewers when making this decision.
An editor should evaluate manuscripts for the intellectual content without regard to race, gender, sexual orientation, religious belief, ethnic origin, citizenship, or political philosophy of the authors.
The editor and any editorial staff must not disclose any information about a submitted manuscript to anyone other than the corresponding author, reviewers, potential reviewers, other editorial advisers, and the publisher, as appropriate.
Privileged information or ideas obtained through peer review must be kept confidential and not used for personal advantage. Reviewers should not consider manuscripts in which they have conflicts of interest resulting from competitive, collaborative, or other relationships or connections with any of the authors, companies, or institutions connected to the papers.
Reviewers must notify the Journal of Information and Communication Technology Review of any conflicts of interest. Reviewers must keep information pertaining to the manuscript confidential. Reviewers must bring to the attention of the Editor-in-Chief any information that may be reason to reject publication of a manuscript. Reviewers must evaluate manuscripts only for their intellectual content.
Authors should present their results clearly, honestly, and without fabrication, falsification or inappropriate data manipulation. Authors should describe their methods clearly and unambiguously so that their findings can be confirmed by others.
Authors should adhere to publication requirements that submitted work is original, is not plagiarized, and has not been published elsewhere - fraudulent or knowingly inaccurate statements constitute unethical behavior and are unacceptable. If an author has used the work and/or words of others, that this original is been appropriately cited or quoted and accurately reflects individuals’ contributions to the work and its reporting.
Authors may be asked to provide the raw data in connection with a paper for editorial review, and should in any event be prepared to retain such data for a reasonable time after publication.
Authors should only submit papers only on work that has been conducted in an ethical and responsible manner and that complies with all relevant legislation.
All authors should disclose in their manuscript any financial or other substantive conflict of interest that might be construed to influence the results or interpretation of their manuscript. All sources of financial support for the project should be disclosed.
Authorship should be limited to those who have made a significant contribution to the conception, design, execution, or interpretation of the reported study. All those who have made significant contributions should be listed as co-authors. Where there are others who have participated in certain substantive aspects of the research project, they should be acknowledged or listed as contributors. The corresponding author should ensure that all appropriate co-authors and no inappropriate co-authors are included on the paper, and that all co-authors have seen and approved the final version of the paper and have agreed to its submission for publication.
An author should not in general publish manuscripts describing essentially the same research in more than one journal or primary publication. Submitting the same manuscript to more than one journal concurrently constitutes unethical publishing behavior and is unacceptable.
When an author discovers a significant error or inaccuracy in his/her own published work, it is the author’s obligation to promptly notify the journal editor or publisher and cooperate with the editor to retract or correct the paper.
All of the submitted researches should be tested by plagiarism test on the site Turnitin.com
The researches would be accepted if the rate of plagiarism is not more than 20%.
Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE). (2011, March 7). Code of Conduct and Best-Practice Guidelines for Journal Editors. Retrieved from http://publicationethics.org/files/Code_of_conduct_for_journal_editors_Mar11.pdf