Publication Ethics

Hue University Journal of Science: Natural Science endorses and applies the standards of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE), which promotes integrity in peer-reviewed research publications.

HUJOS-NS is a peer-reviewed journal, available in print and online and published four times a year. This statement clarifies the ethical behavior of all parties involved in the act of publishing an article in this journal, including the author, the Chief Editor, the Editorial Board, the Peer-Reviewers. This statement is comformed to Code of Conduct and COPE’s Best Practice Guidelines for Journal Editors and COPE's guidelines on good publication practice.

Plagiarism: It should be noted that salami publishing and parallel publishing detract from the innovative nature of research findings. In the event of suspected plagiarism in submitted works, iThenticate and Grammarly are available to the editors of the HUJOS-NS to detect instances of overlapping and similar text.