Libyan Journal of Engineering Science and Technology
Libyan Journal of Engineering Science and Technology (LJEST) is published online with a frequency of Two (2) issues per year. Besides that, special issues of LJEST will be published non-periodically from time to time.
OPEN ACCESS POLICY
Libyan Journal of Engineering Science and Technology (LJEST) provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research available FREE to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.
Libyan Journal of Engineering Science and Technology (LJEST) Publications will check plagiarism for all the submitted articles before publishing online. If the plagiarism is observed by editors, peer reviewers or by editorial staff at any stage of publication process, it could be rejected based on the percentile of plagiarism occurred and it would be notified to author. If the plagiarism more than 25%, the manuscript will be rejected without the review.
Authors should cite only the articles which have contributed to their work. Authors should present their work as objectively as possible. Arguments that discriminate people by race, sex, origin, religion, etc are not accepted. Bogus results must not be given. Reviewers should not take advantages from the manuscript; instead, they should help the authors to improve their work. Reviewers should not criticize in public the manuscripts. The Editor guarantees the anonymity of the reviewer.
All contributions will be initially assessed by the editor-in-chief for suitability for the Journal. Papers which are suitable are sent to a minimum of two independent expert reviewers to assess the scientific quality of the paper. The reviewer can be a member of the LJEST Editorial Board or an expert from the worldwide scientific community. The review period depends from the research topic of the manuscript and the availability of the reviewers. An average review process period is between 1 – 2 months. In general, the reviewers check the importance of the article in the scientific community, if it is easy to read it and the validity of the scientific content. An article can be rejected from the reviewers due lack of poor language quality, lack of proper structure, lack of new scientific ideas, lack of clear concepts or conclusions. The Editor is responsible for the final decision regarding acceptance or rejection of the articles.
Authors who publish with LJEST agree to transfer all copyright rights in and to the above work to LJEST’s Editorial Board so that LJEST’s Editorial Board shall have the right to publish the work for nonprofit use in any media or form.
is a scientific refereed Engineering Science and Technology issued biannually by Bright Star University, El-Brega, Libya.