Instructions for Authors
AbstractThe paper contains instructions for authors of articles for Acta IMEKO. It can be used as template for new submissions. Authors are encouraged to follow the instructions as described in this template file to produce their manuscript. This abstract should be composed in a way suitable for publication in the abstract section of electronic journals, and should state concisely what it is written in the paper. Important items are the aim of the research, the basic method and the major achievement (also numerically, when applicable). The length should not exceed 200 words.
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- Authors retain copyright and grant the journal right of first publication with the work simultaneously licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License that allows others to share the work with an acknowledgement of the work's authorship and initial publication in this journal.
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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 (See The Effect of Open Access).