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Author Guidelines

Contributions should follow guidelines suggested by Brazilian Association of Technical Norms - ABNT. For a complete guide with examples, see: Number of pages, from 10 to 25 pages, including (Introduction, Methodology, Result and Discussion, Final considerations, and Reference).

Graphics must be attached to the text duly numbered and abstract written in Portuguese, English or Spanish, it should reflect the fundamental aspects of the works, with at least 150 words and at most 250 words, including aims, methods, and results.

The steps for submitting an article are on the Website of the Electronic Journal and will be seen after start the formatting process. The author needs to make the login on the website of the journal to submit work. Similarly, author(s) may follow the review process on the journal’s website after logging in as “Author.”

As part of the submission process, authors are required to check compliance with all its items, and submissions may return to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines. Files for submission must be in Microsoft Word, and the conditions for submission are:

1. The author should send a cover letter to the Lead Editor or Executive Editor;

2. The contribution is original and unpublished by another journal;

3. Up to five authors can write each paper submitted to the journal;

4. The text should have: Times New Roman font (12-point, black) and 1.5 spacing, figures and, tables included as supplementary documents, with abstract in two languages and keywords from 3 to 5, presented after the abstract;

5. Text follows the style and reference standards described in instructions for authors;

6. Identification of authorship removed from the file and the option properties in Microsoft Word.


Copyright Notice

Authors who publish with this journal agree to the following terms:

1 - Authors retain copyright and grant the journal right of first publication with the work simultaneously licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License by that allows others to share the work with a recognition of the work’s authorship and initial publication in this journal.

2 - Authors can enter into separate, additional contractual arrangements for the non-exclusive distribution of the journal’s published version of the work, e.g., post it to an institutional repository, with a recognition of its initial publication in this journal.

3 - After the publication, the online work is free to be reproduced for non-commercial purposes, as long as the author and source are cited, e.g., in digital libraries or institutional repositories of research groups.


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