Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

ILGJ is a journal publishes original research, review, and short communication (written by researchers, academicians, professional, and practitioners from Indonesia) which utilizes geographic and environment approaches (human, physical landscape, nature-society and GIS) to resolve human-environment interaction problems that have a spatial problem. Geosfera: Jurnal Penelitian Geografi particularly focuses on the main problems as follows: (1) Geography Education, (2) Physical Geography, (3) Human Geography, (4) Geographic Information System (GIS), (5) Remote Sensing, (6) Environmental Science, and (7) Disaster Risk Reduction and other relevant geosciences.


Section Policies


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Peer Review Process

Indonesian Lanscape Geography Journal (ILGJ) publishes articles following ILGJ guidelines and templates. A pre-review of the manuscript was conducted by an editorial team to review the suitability of the text with the focus and scope and style of the journal and ILGJ writing guidelines. All manuscripts sent will go through a double-blind review process. Manuscripts will be sent to a minimum of two reviewers based on their field of specialization. Reviewers provide script assessments that include originality, scientific contributions, and presentation clarity. Based on the comments and suggestions from the editorial board reviewer made a decision on the reviewer's comments and suggestions. ILGJ has four types of decisions including accepted, accepted by minor revisions, accepted by major revisions, and rejected. Plagiarism examination is performed using Turnitin software.


Publication Frequency

ILGJ is scheduled for publication in March and September (2 issues a year). It is electronically published via journal website (https://journal.umgo.ac.id/index.php/ilgj). Each issue number (issue) amounts to a minimum of five (5) the title and published article will be assigned a DOI (digital object identifier).


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. This is an Open Access journal which means that all content is freely available without charge to the user or his/her institution. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles, or use them for any other lawful purpose, without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author. This is in accordance with the BOAI definition of Open Access.


Digital Archiving