Journal of Community Service or JPKM is a scientific publication that contains the results of community service that have never been published. This statement of the scientific code of ethics is a statement of the code of ethics of all parties involved in the publication process of this scientific journal, namely managers, editors, reviewers/reviewers, and authors. This statement of the code of ethics for scientific publications is based on the Regulation of the Head of LIPI Number 5 of 2014 concerning the Code of Ethics for Scientific Publications. Scientific Publication Ethics essentially upholds three ethical values ​​in publications, including:

  1. Neutrality, which is free from conflicts of interest in the management of publications;
  2. Justice, namely giving authorship rights to those who are entitled as authors/writers; and
  3. Honesty, which is free from duplication, fabrication, falsification, and plagiarism (DF2P) in publications

Chief Editor Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Determine the name of the journal, scientific scope, periodicity, and accreditation if needed.
  2. Define editor membership.
  3. Defines relationships between publishers, editors, review partners, and others.
  4. Appreciate things that are confidential, both for contributing researchers, authors/writers, editors, and review partners.
  5. Implement norms and provisions regarding intellectual property rights, especially copyright.
  6. Reviewing journal policies and submitting them to authors, editors, review partners, and readers.
  7. Create behavioral code guides for editors and review partners.
    Publish journals regularly.
  8. Ensuring the availability of funding sources for the sustainability of journal publications.
  9. Building a network of cooperation and marketing.
  10. Improve the quality of the journal.
  11. Prepare permits and other legal aspects.

Editor's Duties and Responsibilities

  1. The editor provides comments on the author's writing so that readers can understand what the author wants to convey, through comments written on the manuscript and or discussion facilities on the journal website.
  2. The editor provides comments on the author's writing in accordance with the EYD (Enhanced Spelling) language or language according to the standardization of the journal.
  3. Editors strive to improve the quality of publications on an ongoing basis;
  4. The editor puts forward freedom of opinion objectively,
  5. Editor submits corrections, clarifications, withdrawals, and apologies if needed,
  6. The editor ensures that the author's writing does not involve SARA or anything that can harm the Publisher and coordinates the author's writing to the editor-in-chief of the publisher if the article is slightly controversial.
  7. The editor receives, reviews, and follows up on complaints from all parties involved in journal publishing;
  8. Editors support initiatives to educate researchers on publication ethics,
  9. The editor does not defend his own opinion, the author or third parties that may result in an unobjective decision,
  10. The editor encourages writers to make improvements to their written work so that it is worthy of publication.
  11. The editor lays out the manuscript to be published so that it matches the journal template.
  12. The editor helps the editor in chief in finalizing a collection of manuscripts before they are printed and published, especially in terms of language, format and layout.

Bestari Partner Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Provide objective and unbiased written feedback regarding the scientific value and contribution of the manuscript to the development of science;
  2. Shows whether the writing of the manuscript is clear, complete, and relevant, and whether the manuscript is in accordance with the scope of the journal;
  3. Do not give criticism or comments that are personal; and
  4. Maintain the confidentiality of the manuscript, by not discussing it with unrelated parties, or disclosing the information contained in the manuscript to other parties.

Duties and Responsibilities of Website Administrator

Website Administrator is the person responsible for managing the journal website. Specifically, the Website Administrator's scope of duties is as follows:

  1. Setting up a journal website;
  2. Configure system options and manage user accounts;
  3. Register for editors, reviewers, and writers;
  4. Manage journal features;
  5. View report statistics;

Writer's Task

  1. The author of the original study must present an accurate report of the work carried out and the results of the research, followed by an objective discussion of the importance of the work. Authors must ensure that they have written and submitted an entirely original manuscript, and if the author has used the work and words of others, it must be appropriately cited. In addition, authors should cite publications that were influential in determining the nature of the work reported in the article. Papers describing essentially the same research should not be published in more than one journal or primary publication. Therefore, authors may not submit manuscripts that have been published in other journals for consideration.
  2. Only persons who are deemed to have made a significant contribution to the research should be listed as co-authors of the article. All persons who indirectly make substantial contributions to the research reported in the article, may not be listed as authors but must be acknowledged in the "Acknowledgments" section. (Acknowledgement). Authors should ensure that they have properly acknowledged the work of others, citing publications that support the nature of the work.
  3. When authors discover significant errors or inaccuracies in their published work, they are obligated to immediately notify the editor or publisher of the journal and work with them to correct the article in the form of an erratum or retract the manuscript. If the editor or publisher learns from a third party that the published work contains significant errors or inaccuracies, the author must immediately correct or withdraw the paper or provide evidence to the journal editor of the veracity of the article.
  4. Competent reviewer/editor within the scope of nursing science. As proof of the paper and its competence, prospective reviewers / editors will provide links or URL addresses of scientific sites, such as Google Scholar / ResearchGate / Orcid / Scopus, and so on.