Ethics of Scientific Publications in the Journal of Celebes Biodiversity

Journal of Celebes Biodiversitas is a journal managed by Biology Education Study Program, PMIPA Faculty, STKIP Pembangunan Indonesia, which was first published in 2017. Celebes Biodiversitas Journal is a scientific journal published online and publishes research articles in the field of Biology such as Biodiversity ( Biodiversity), Ecology, Conservation, Biotechnology, physiology, reproduction, and Biologi Education. This scientific code of ethics statement is a statement of the code of ethics of all parties involved in the publication process of this scientific journal, namely managers, editors, bestari partners, and authors. The Code of Ethics for Scientific Publications in essence upholds three ethical values in publications, namely (i) Neutrality, which is free from conflicts of interest in publication management; (ii) Justice, namely giving authorship rights to those who are entitled as authors; and (iii) Honesty, which is free from duplication, fabrication, falsification, and plagiarism.

Issuer Responsibilities

The publisher of the Celebes Biodiversitas Journal namely Biology Education Study Program, PMIPA Faculty, STKIP Pembangunan Indonesia is responsible for publishing the manuscript which after going through the editing, reviewing and layout process is in accordance with the rules of publishing the Celebes Biodiversitas Journal. Publisher is also responsible for guaranteeing academic freedom for editors and Mitrabestari in carrying out their respective duties and Biolocelebes Publisher is responsible for maintaining privacy and protecting intellectual property and copyright, and editorial freedom.

Editors Responsibilities

The editor of Celebes Biodiversity Journal is responsible for deciding which manuscripts are appropriate for publication through editorial board meetings that refer to applicable legal requirements regarding defamation, copyright infringement, duplication, data fabrication, data falsification and plagiarism. In the process of reviewing and receiving the manuscript, the editorial team of the Celebes Biodiversity Journal is based on the principle of equality of treatment in making decisions to publish the manuscript without distinguishing the author's race, gender, religion, ethnicity, and nationality. Editors and editorial team of Jurnal Celebes Biodiversitas will not disclose any information about the manuscripts or manuscripts that are submitted except with the author's permission. Manuscripts that are not published will not be used by research editors of the Journal of Celebes Biodiversity for their own purposes and will be returned directly to the author.

Reviewers responsibility

Reviewers Celebes Biodiversitas Journal assists the editor in making editorial decisions on incoming manuscripts / manuscripts. Reviewers Celebes Biodiversitas Journal is responsible for the recommendations of the manuscripts it reviews. The manuscript review is carried out objectively, and is supported by clear arguments. Reviewers Celebes Biodiversitas Journal must always maintain the confidentiality of information and not use information from the manuscripts it reviews for personal gain / interest.

Author's Responsibilities

Authors must present the text of their thoughts or research in a clear, honest, and without duplication, data fabrication, data falsification and plagiarism. The author is responsible for the submitted confirmation of the written manuscript. Authors must indicate references to the opinions and work of others cited. Authors must write texts ethically, honestly and responsibly, in accordance with applicable scientific writing regulations. The author does not mind if the manuscript undergoes editing in the review process and layout without changing the substance or main idea of the writing.