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Author Guidelines

1. Text structure:

• Title in Portuguese, English and Spanish.

• The authors of the article (must be placed in this sequence: name, ORCID, institution, e-mail). NOTE: The ORCID number is individual for each author, and it is necessary for registration at the DOI, and in case of error, it is not possible to register at the DOI).

• Abstract and Keywords in Portuguese, English and Spanish (the abstract must contain the objective of the article, methodology, results and conclusion of the study. It must have between 150 and 250 words);

• Body of the text (must contain: introduction in which there is context, problem studied and objective of the article, the methodology used in the study, as well as authors supporting the methodology, results, discussion and final considerations or conclusion);

• References: (Authors use common sense and place a maximum of up to 20 references, except in the case of bibliographic revision. Both the citation in the text and in the References item, use the formatting style of the APA - American Psychological Association. References they must be complete and updated. Placed in ascending alphabetical order, by the surname of the first author of the reference. They must not be numbered. They must be placed in size 12 and 1.5 spacing, separated from each other by a blank space.

2. Layout:

• Word format (.doc);

• Written in 1.5 cm space, using Times New Roman font 12, in A4 format and the margins of the text must be lower, upper, right and left of 2.5 cm .;

• Indents are made in the text editor ruler (not by the TAB key);

• Scientific articles must be longer than 5 pages.

3. Figures:

The use of images, tables and illustrations must follow common sense and, preferably, the ethics and axiology of the scientific community that discusses the themes of the manuscript.

Figures, tables, charts etc. (they must have their call in the text before they are inserted. After their insertion, the source (where the figure or table comes from ...) and a comment paragraph in which to say what the reader should observe is important in this resource The figures or charts and tables... must be numbered in ascending order, the titles of the tables, figures or charts must be placed at the top and the sources at the bottom.

4. Authorship:

The word file sent at the time of submission must NOT have the names of the authors.

All authors need to be included only in the metadata and in the final version of the article (after analysis by the journal's reviewers). Authors must be registered only in the metadata and in the final version of the article in order of importance and contribution to the construction of the text. NOTE: Authors write the name of the authors with the correct spelling and without abbreviations at the beginning and end of the article and also in the metadata. If the name is incorrect for the DOI, it will generate a cost, as a new DOI will be generated.

5. Metadata:

Regarding metadata, it is recommended:

Filling in the metadata for the article is the responsibility of the author. When filling in this form, make sure that the order of the authors is the same as that of the article. Filling example: José Carlos da Silva Andrade de Souza. ORCID:

Example of Metadata Filling:


Name: José

Middle name: Carlos da Silva Andrade de

Last name: Souza


ORCIDiD: (note: remove s from https and leave only http. Do not put space anywhere on orcid)

The other data does not present problems in its filling.

NOTE: The authors' names cannot be capitalized, only the first letter of the name is in capital letters. And remember, the order of the authors in the metadata must be the same as that of the final article. If you want to change the order you must enter all the authors again.

Abstracts in metadata, it is necessary, when entering “edit metadata”, you must first select the “Form Language” (Portuguese, English or Spanish) and submit, which is at the top, as soon as it enters “edit metadata”. If you choose Portuguese (put authors, abstract, title and keywords in Portuguese). After you have filled in the title, summary, keywords in Portuguese, save and; go again to “edit metadata’ and choose the English language there it is no longer necessary to fill in the authors or the references, just fill in the title, abstract and keywords in English, at the end save and; then enter “edit metadata” again and choose the Spanish language, and fill in the title, summary and keywords in Spanish.

NOTE: The language that appears, just below keywords, refers to the language of the text and not the summary, title and keywords). If the text is written in Portuguese, the language is pt. If you wrote the article in English the language is en, if you wrote the article in Spanish it is es. Write the language only once.

6. Example of APA references:

• Journal article:

Gohn, M. G. & Hom, C. S. (2008). Theoretical Approaches in the Study of Social Movements in Latin America. CRH Notebook, 21 (54), 439-455.

• Book:

Ganga, G. M. D .; Soma, T. S. & Hoh, G. D. (2012). Course conclusion work (TCC) in production engineering. São Paulo: Atlas.

• Web page:

Amoroso, D. (2016). What is Web 2.0? Accessed on March 12, at

7. The journal publishes original and unpublished articles that are not postulated simultaneously in other magazines or editorial bodies.

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Submission Preparation Checklist

As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.

  1. The file in Microsoft Word submitted to the Journal does not have the names of the authors; The contribution is original and unpublished, and is not being evaluated for publication by another journal; The text follows the style standards and bibliographic requirements described in Guidelines for Authors on the About Journal page.

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Authors are permitted and encouraged to post their work online (e.g., in institutional repositories or on their website) prior to and during the submission process, as it can lead to productive exchanges, as well as earlier and greater citation of published work.


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