Publication Ethics

Publication Ethics of Indonesia Medicus Veterinus

Indonesia Medicus Veterinus (IMV) is a journal whose articles are reviewed by free partners in the fields of veterinary science and veterinary medicine. Indonesia Medicus Veterinus is dedicated to publish scientific articles in the field of veterinary medicine and matters related to it. It is published sixtimes a year in January, March, May, July, September, November and is expected to be a vehicle for registration and documentation of scientific works as well as being a discussion area in the field of veterinary medicine.

Indonesia Medicus Veterinus adheres to standard publication ethics for all parties involved in the publication of scientific works, including: authors, partners, peer reviewers, editors / editors, and publishers.


Plagiarism is a despicable and unethical act. Authors are required to submit original works, do not publish partially or completely to other journals, until Indonesia Medicus Veterinus provides an answer on the eligibility of the articles that have been submitted. Authors must include original, accurate and reliable research data. Authors are obliged to cite the literature that influences their articles, be they articles in print journals or online, or the results of personal interviews. If the author finds and realizes there is an error or error in the article, they are obliged to notify the editor or publisher, so that they can withdraw or improve the article in question.

Peer Reviewers

Peer reviewers are expected to play a role in providing input and assisting editors in making policies for articles that are reviewed as well as helping writers improve the quality of their articles. Peer reviewers should inform the editor about the appropriateness and ability to review the articles sent to them. All articles that are in the process of being edited must be kept confidential. The editing process should be as objective as possible by providing reasonable reasons, and not personally criticizing the author. If the article being edited is not suitable for publication, the confidentiality of the article must be maintained, so that it is not used by others without the author's permission.


Editors are responsible for accepting the manuscripts submitted by the authors. In the process of editing the manuscript, editors in conducting the assessment must prioritize the scientific weight of the article being examined, excluding the authors' race, gender, ethnicity, religion, nationality, and political views. Editors are not allowed to keep information about the articles in question confidential, except to the authors, partners, and publishers. If the accepted manuscript is not suitable for publication, the editors must maintain the confidentiality of the manuscript, so that it is not used by other people, unless they have permission from the authors.


As the publisher of Indonesia Medicus Veterinus, Jurnal Veteriner and Suara Satwa, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Udayana University, always encourages editors to adhere to the commonly adopted scientific article writing procedures. Publishers work together with editors to always maintain the quality of journals and issue policies that encourage journal development in a better direction. The publisher will always ensure that it is the editor's policy to publish or reject an article, based on the advice of peer reviewers, and is not influenced by commercial interests.