Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

The aim of this journal publication is to disseminate the conceptual thoughts or ideas and research results that have been achieved in the area of community services.

Rangkiang, particularly focuses on the main problems in the development of the sciences of community services areas as follows:

  1. Community Services, People, Local Food Security;
  2. Training, Marketing, Appropriate Technology, Design;
  3. Community Empowerment, Social Access;
  4. Student Community Services;
  5. Border Region, Less Developed Region; and
  6. Education for Sustainable Development.

 

Section Policies

Articles

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed
 

Peer Review Process

Every article that goes to the editorial staff will be selected through Desk Review and Initial Manuscript Evaluation processes by Editorial Board. Then, the articles will be sent to the Mitra Bebestari/ peer reviewer and will go to the next selection by Double-Blind Peer-Review Process. After that, the articles will be returned to the authors to revise. These processes take a month (four week) for a maximum time. In the each manuscript, Mitra Bebestari/ peer reviewer will be rated from the substantial and technical aspects. Mitra Bebestari/ peer reviewer that collaboration with Rangkiang is the experts in the public administration area and issues around it. They were experienced in the prestigious journal management and publication that was spread around the national and abroad. Further details on reviewing policy and processes are available on submission guidelines.

 

Publication Frequency

Rangkiang: Jurnal Pengabdian Pada Masyarakat are published biannual (Maret and September)

 

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.

Benefits of open access for the author, include:

  • Free access for all users worldwide
  • Authors retain copyright to their work
  • Increased visibility and readership
  • Rapid publication
  • No spatial constraints


However, works/articles in this journals as are bound to Creative Commons License

This work is licensed under a  Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.

Creative Commons License

 

 

Archiving

This journal utilizes the LOCKSS 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. More...

 

Rangkiang: Jurnal Pengabdian Pada Masyarakat

Rangkiang focuses on the main problems in the development of the sciences of community services areas as follows: Community Services, People, Local Food Security;Training, Marketing, Appropriate Technology, Design;Community Empowerment, Social Access; Student Community Services; Border Region, Less Developed Region; Education for Sustainable Development.The supports for the publication of Rangkiang are an absolute requirement to keep its existence well and to make the dream of STKIP PGRI PGRI Sumatera Barat to become good gevernance university.

Starting from 2019 and the following years, the manuscript submission process and any other management process related to the article or manuscript will be completely administered by online through the website of Rangking.

Furthermore, Rangkiang committed hard towards international-level journal.