About the Journal

Focus and Scope

Journal of Bakti untuk Negeri (JBN): Jurnal Pengabdian Indonesia is a broad-based primary journal covering all community services that contains complete service articles and review articles. JBN is a forum for publication of quality and original works that opens in all fields.

Peer Review Process / Policy

All manuscripts submitted to this journal must follow the focus and scope, as well as the guidelines for the authors of this journal. When the manuscript is submitted, a submission ID number will be given. Always refer to this ID number in communications with editors. It is the responsibility of the authors concerned to notify fellow authors of the status of the manuscript during the review and publication process.

All manuscripts must be free from plagiarism content. All authors are advised to use plagiarism detection software to check for similarities before submitting a draft. The editor checks all manuscripts to see if they have anything in common with other articles. The editor reviews the manuscript for scope and then sends it to the reviewer. All manuscripts are considered confidential and undergo blind review.

All reviewers are expected to complete their review after receiving the manuscript. The final decision on acceptance of the article will be made by the Editor according to the reviewers comments. Related authors will be notified of the editor's decision to accept, reject, or require modification.


Publication Frequency

Jurnal Bakti untuk Negeri (JBN) : Jurnal Pengabdian Indonesia is published twice a year at the end of April and November.

Open Access Policy

Jurnal Bakti untuk Negeri (JBN): Jurnal Pengabdian Indonesia provides direct open access to its content on the principle of making research freely available to the public and supporting greater global knowledge exchange.

All articles published by Open Access will be permanently free for all to read and download. We continue to work with our community of writers to select the best selection of licensing options: Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike (CC BY-SA)

The author who submits the manuscript understands that the copyright of the article received will be transferred to Jurnal Bakti untuk Negeri (JBN): Jurnal Pengabdian Indonesia and Sekolah Tinggi Ilmu Kesehatan ISFI Banjarmasin as the publisher of the journal.

Publication Ethics and Malpractice Statement

Jurnal Bakti untuk Negeri (JBN): Jurnal Pengabdian Indonesia determines the publication ethics of all parties involved in publishing articles in this journal, including authors, editor-in-chief, editorial board, peer-reviewers and publishers (Sekolah Tinggi Ilmu Kesehatan ISFI Banjarmasin). Authors, reviewers and editors are expected to follow the best practice guidelines on ethical behavior that are contained within them.

Duties of Editors:

  1. Fair play and editorial independence 
  2. Confidentiality
  3. Disclosure and conflicts of interest
  4. Publication decisions
  5. Involvement and cooperation in investigations

Duties of Reviewers

  1. Contribution to editorial decisions
  2. Promptness
  3. Confidentiality
  4. Standards of objectivity
  5. Acknowledgment of sources
  6. Disclosure and conflicts of interest

Duties of Authors

  1. Reporting standards
  2. Data access and retention
  3. Originality and plagiarism
  4. Multiple, duplicate, redundant or concurrent submission/publication
  5. Authorship of the manuscript
  6. Disclosure and conflicts of interest
  7. Acknowledgment of sources
  8. Peer review
  9. Fundamental errors in published works

Duties of the Publisher

  1. Handling of unethical publishing behavior
  2. Access to journal content

Content Licence

Jurnal Bakti untuk Negeri (JBN): Jurnal Pengabdian Indonesia applies a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike (CC BY-SA) license for all the works we publish. Anyone can share or adapt material from these works freely but must distribute their contributions under the same license as the originals. In most cases, attribution can be granted by giving the appropriate credit, providing a link to the license, and indicating when changes have been made.