Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Jurnal Ilmu Kebidanan, (p-ISSN : 2088-9011 and e-ISSN : 2721-0839) provides a medium for those who want to publish their scientific articles from either research results or innovations in the fields of midwifery and health, includes:
• Maternity
• Childbed
• Neonates, Infant, Under-fives and Pre-school Children
• Family Planning
• Reproduction Health
• Adolescent Health
• Elderly Health
• Maternal Health
• Child Health


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

Jurnal Ilmu Kebidanan (JIK) published the only paper strictly following JIK guidelines and template for preparation manuscript. All submitted manuscripts are going through a double-blind peer review process. Those papers are read by editorial members (upon field of specialization) and will be screened by Managing Editor to meet necessary criteria of JIK publication. Manuscripts will be sent to one reviewers based on their historical experience in reviewing manuscript or based on their field of specialisation. JIK has reviewing forms in order to keep same items reviewed by one reviewers. Then editorial board make a decision upon the reviewers comments or advice. Reviewers give their assessment on originality, clarity of presentation, contribution to the field/science, JIK has four kind of decisions:

  • Accepted, as it is
  • Accepted by Minor Revisions (let authors revised with stipulated time)
  • Accepted by Major Revisions (let authors revised with stipulated time)
  • Rejected (generally, on grounds of outside of scope and aim, major technical description problems, lack of clarity of presentation)

For checking Plagiarism, JIK Editorial Board will sreen plagiarism with using Turnitin Program. If it is found plagiarism indication (above 30%), editorial board will reject manuscript immediately.


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.