Author Guidelines

When submitting a manuscript, the author should have to attention the:

  1. The manuscript should be within the Focus and Scope of this journal subject.
  2. Scripts can be written either in Indonesian or in English.
  3. The manuscript is written in Georgia in font 12 with 1.5 spacing and single-column format.
  4. The article must be under 25 % checked by plagiarism software
  5. References at least 15 articles (preferably with a DOI article)
  6. The manuscript is sent in Ms.Word format with the following conditions:
    • The article is typed in 1.5 spacing and the length of writing is about 10-15 pages of quarto.
    • Writing organizations include: 1) title, 2) author's name (without title), 3) author's affiliation/institution, 4) abstract in English and Indonesian no more than 200 words, 5) keywords, 6) introduction, 7) result and discussion, 8) conclusion 9) acknowledgements, and 9) bibliography.
    • The full name of the author should be included along with the origin of the university or professional institution, complete address, and e-mail address that can be contacted.
    • References should follow the latest edition of the Turabian Style Manual (full note). The References List is a Bibliography, it shall contain all sources referred to in the Manuscript, and shall not contain unused sources. The reference list contains all references in text originating from sources that are: (a) relevant, (b) at least 80% up to date (last 10 years), and (c) primary (at least 80%). Primary references consist of journals, proceedings, scientific books, research reports, theses, dissertations, patents, standards, and historical documents; while secondary references include general reading books and internet information resources. For a better format, the author should use a Reference Manager application like Mendeley.

The detailed conditions of manuscript writing above including the guideline of Arabic-Latin transliteration stated in the Manuscript Template of As-Sibyan: Jurnal Pendidikan Anak Usia Dini.
Authors are discouraged from withdrawing submitted manuscripts after it is in the publication process (review, copyedit, layout, etc.). During the time, As-Sibyan: Jurnal Pendidikan Anak Usia Dini had spent valuable resources besides time spent in the process. Should under any circumstances the author(s) still request for a withdrawal, the author(s) have to send an email to As-Sibyan's editor using the same email address used in correspondence.