Information for JIASE Authors

Contributions to the Journal of the Idaho Academy of Science and Engineering may be in any field of science, science education, engineering, or technology which relates in some manner to the state of Idaho and has not been published elsewhere.

Manuscripts should be single-spaced throughout with ample margins, and must be submitted electronically (DOC or DOCX file) as an email attachment. Regular articles must include, in order, the following: title, author(s) name(s), author(s) address(es), abstract, keywords, text (with desired headings), acknowledgments, literature cited, tables and figure legends. The first mention of scientific names should include authority.

The abstract should be complete and understandable without reference to the text. The scope of the article should be stated in the introduction or, in the case of brief articles, an introductory paragraph. Footnote material should be incorporated in the text whenever possible. Authors should follow the suggestions in the latest edition of the CBE Style Manual (AIBS) for abbreviations, punctuation, and similar matters. All numerical measurements should be given in the metric system with the English system following parenthetically where desirable.

Tables, figures and photographs should be embedded where they are intended to appear in the text, and may be no larger than 11×17 cm (4-1/2 x 6-3/4 inches). Legends must be sensibly brief.

When first submitting copies of your manuscript please submit the title, author(s) name(s), author(s) address(es) on a separate page from the remainder of the manuscript. Repeat the title on the first of the subsequent pages. Also please do not include author name(s) in any running head used. The review process is intended to be double blind. The final revision of the manuscript must be submitted electronically, as a DOC or DOCX file.

Separately, please submit a minimum of two suggested reviewers’ names, addresses, and email addresses. In addition, please provide a list of two to six KEYWORDS that are pertinent to the manuscript and which can be used as search words for people who may refer to the publication in the future. All submissions should be directed to Journal.Editor@Idaho.Academy.