Author Guidlines


  1. SHMIC Journal accepts articles on English language teaching and learning, linguistics and literature, which have not been published elsewhere.
  2. To be considered for publication, manuscript should be typed in MS Word .doc format, using 12 size Times New Roman fonts, 1.0-spaced on quarto or A4-size paper, 10-20 pages in length. For more detail, please refer to the J-SHMIC's article template.
  3. Articles will be reviewed by subject reviewers, while the editors reserve the right to edit to edit articles for format consistency without altering the subtance.
  4. Articles are to be written in essay style with a subheading for each part, except for the introduction. The subheading system is as follows:
            Level Two       : Capitals-lowercase, Bold, Left Justification
            Level three      : Capitals-lowercase, Italic-bold, Left Justification
  5. Non-research article should include:(a) Title; (b) Full name of contributor(s) without titles; (c) Abstract English and Indonesia (max.250 words); (d) Key Words; (e) Introduction without heading; (f) body text; and (g) references.
  6. Research report articles should contain: (a) Title; (b) Full name of contributor(s) without title(s); (c) Abstract English and Indonesia (max. 250 words); (d) Key words; (e) Introduction without heading, which includes review of related literature and research purpose; (f) Methods; (g) Findings; (h) Discussion of the Findings; (i) Conclusions and Suggestions; (j) References; and (k) Appendix, if any.
  7. The references should be presented alphabetically and chronologically, and be written in accordance with the APA style.
  8. Manucsript, as well as contributors' brief CV, a number of selected items to be included in the subject index (about 20 items) are to be sent by email to and web: