Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

RESONA : Jurnal Ilmiah Pengabdian Masyarakat with ISSN numbers 2598-3946 (Print) dan 2614-2481 (online) is a scientific journal published twice a year (June & December) by Lembaga Penerbitan dan Publikasi Ilmiah (LPPI) Universitas Muhammadiyah Palopo.

This journal contains scientific articles from various disciplines adopted in various community service activities and other applied research. The articles published in this journal include original scientific research results or new scientific review articles. RESONA : Jurnal Ilmiah Pengabdian Masyarakat accepts manuscripts or articles in the field of community service that cover relevant scientific fields including:

  1. social
  2. Education
  3. Science
  4. Sports
  5. Language
  6. Business and Economy


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

Peer Review Process

  1. The articles published in RESONA : Jurnal Ilmiah Pengabdian Masyarakat are reviewed by 2 peer review partners.
  2. Journal review applies a double blind review system.
  3. Plagiarism screening of manuscripts that enter the RESONA : Jurnal Ilmiah Pengabdian Masyarakat is carried out with editorial and reviewer services as well as by checking the Turnitin application.
  4. In conducting the review process, research partners consider matters regarding: novelty of the topic, objectivity, methods, scientific impacts/implications, conclusions and references. In the end, the bestari partner chose one of the final recommendations, namely:
  • Accept Submission. Receive articles without any revisions given
  • Revision Required. Provide revisions without having to do a re-review. After the author revises the manuscript, it immediately proceeds to the editing process.
  • Resubmit for Review. Provide revisions and after the author revises the manuscript, it is reviewed again.
  • Resubmit elsewhere. manuscripts rejected and suggested for submission to other journals.
  • Decline Submission. Reject writing because the quality does not meet the requirements.
  • See comments. revision is needed according to reviewer's suggestion (in the form of recommendation)

Acceptance of an article by the Editorial Board depends on the novelty of the research, clarity of description, significance of the article, correctness of content, degree of originality, degree of plagiarism and suitability for the purpose of the journal.


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content based on the principle that articles that are freely available to the public will support the development of science globally. All article manuscripts, which are accepted and have been published, will be available and free to download on the website. Readers can download and print published articles and editions free of charge.



  • Archiving Policy

RESONA : Jurnal Ilmiah Pengabdian Masyarakat retrieving current issues and articles follows LOCKSS idea of keeping multiple copies of our items on multiple servers to keep them safe (the LOCKSS system has permission to collect, preserve and service this Archive Unit).

  • Deposit Policy

Pre-printed manuscripts (initial draft), accepted version (final draft) and publisher version (published PDF) may be archived independently on the author's personal website or institutional repository while maintaining progress status and original sources referring to the journal's website.


Publicaton Fee

atas nama: Universitas Muhammadiyah Palopo
Bank: Muamalat

Article processing fee is IDR. 1,500,000,- This fee includes manuscript acceptance fees,  article processing fees, journal book printing costs and Digital Object subscription and maintenance costs Identifier (DOI). All readers of articles in this journal can read and download them online full entire article free of charge.