How do I submit a manuscript?

On successful login, click the Submit Manuscript section.

Do you publish articles in Persian?

CLS is a single language journal that publishes academic articles only in English. However, the Persian abstract of the articles is published.

What is the CLS's policy regarding plagiarism cases?

The CLS has a zero-tolerance policy for plagiarism. The CLS now utilizes advanced plagiarism detection software called CrossCheck powered by iThenticate on each submitted paper. If a paper submitted to an CLS journal has been plagiarized in whole or in part, the paper will be rejected and the author(s) will be prohibited from submitting papers in our journals in the future.

Can I send the article directly to Editorial Board members?

No. CLS adopts a firm rule for article submission. Due to these rules the articles must be submitted to the Journal through the CLS Submit Manuscript section.

How do I become an Editor?

To become an Editor, send a messege with your interest to cls@uok.ac.ir.

How can I change my password?

In order to change password you should go through Change Password in your profile.

What papers can I submit to the CLS Journal?

To our journal you may submit the following types of manuscripts: Original, unpublished paper; Extended and enhanced versions of papers presented at conference; Book review; Article criticism; Letter to the Editor

What is the page limit for paper submission?

Preferred papers should be 4000-6000 words maximum including tables and references. Abstract should not exceeds 250 words

Is there any structure specified for papers submitted to the CLS Journal?

Each article should contain the following sections: Title; Abstract (The abstract should include: The object of the study, aims and scope, describe the methods employed, and summarize results and primary conclusions. Less than 250 words); Keywords; Introduction; Literature review; Research methods (Optional); Theoretical framework; Reading, analysis result and Discussion; Conclusion; References

How many papers can I submit to one issue?

Only one paper can be submitted for publication in a single issue as corresponding author and one paper as co/author.