Please read through the guidelines below before submitting your
TOJDE is a peer-reviewed and quarterly online journal. Contributions
for all journals may include research papers, case studies, tutorials,
courseware experiences, evaluations, review papers, and viewpoints.
TOJDE invites proposals from the introductory through advanced level
on all topics related to:
the use of education and communication technologies in
distance education, and
- instruction and knowledge about new learning technologies
- Economic, Social and Cultural Dimension of Distance Education
- Pedagogical, Political, Philosophical, Legal, Ethical
Reflections in DE
- Organization in DE,
- Needs Assessment in DE,
- Staff Training in DE,
- Program and Material Development in DE,
- Professional Experiences on DE
- Financial Planning of DE,
- Learning Resources in DE,
- Digital Libraries an and Virtual Universities,
- Guidance and Counseling,
- Multi-Media Software,
- Web Technology, Internet,
- Network Software
- Feedback Mechanisms,
- Measurement, Quality Control and Evaluation in DE,
- Production of Quality in DE
- Performance Evaluation
- DE in the Future,
- DE and Globalization,
- Dynamism and Dimensions of DE in 21' Century,
- Distance Online Learning
- Building Knowledge Networks
- Internet Privacy and Security Issues
- Equity, Justice and Human Rights in DE
- DE and Industry Partnerships
- Professional Development
- Standards and Assessment
- Evaluation Methods in DE
- Assistive Technologies
- The Changing Roles of the Teacher
- Virtual Reality
Guidelines and Submission Evaluation Criteria
Material must be original, scientifically
accurate, and in good form editorially. The manuscript should be
informative, summarizing the basic facts and conclusions, and maintaining
a coherence and unity of thought.
1. Value or usefulness to field
2. Adequacy of design and accuracy of analysis,
3. Presentation and interpretation of findings, discussion and
4. Inclusion of appropriate implications for practice and policy,
5. Overall clarity of ideas and expression,
6. Significant and timely,
7. Consistency with existing literature,
8. References to relevant existing work, and
9. Grammatical construction; writing style; use of non-sexist language.
This journal is copyrighted by Anadolu
University . Material published and so copyrighted may not be published
elsewhere without the written permission of TOJDE. No manuscript
will be considered which has already been published or is being considered
by another journal.
All manuscripts are acknowledged upon receipt. Review is carried out
as promptly as possible. The manuscript will be reviewed by at least three
members of the Editorial Review Board, which takes approximately three
months. However, the manuscript submitted by the Editor/S of TOJDE will
NOT be reviewed ethically. When a decision for publication or rejection
is made, the senior author or author designated to receive correspondence
is notified. At the time of notification, the author may be asked to make
certain revisions in the manuscript, or the Editor may submit suggested
revisions to the author for approval.
may be either included as text in email letters to the Editor, Dr.
Ugur DEMIRAY , or word processor
files attached to email letters. Microsoft WORD or Word Perfect is
the preferred word processor format, but Rich Text Format is acceptable.
Files sent through regular postal mail on floppy diskettes are also
should be in English. Manuscript must conform to the style of the
Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (APA),
Manuscripts should be single-spaced, and font face must be Tahoma. Paper
Size must be Letter size: A4 (21x29.7 or 8 1/2 x 11).
| Cover Page -
The name(s), affiliation(s), address(es),
and phone, fax, and email address(es) of the author(s) centered
between margins must appear on a separate cover page. Manuscripts
are blind reviewed so there must be no indication of the author(s)
name on the pages, except in appropriate citations. Multiple
authors should be delimited by a single blank line. Use a Tahoma,
12 point. Please do not put any acknowledgements or thanks here,
but place them in the optional Acknowledgement section.
comprehensive abstract of 200 to 250 words must also be submitted
and typed on a separate page. This abstract should succinctly
summarize the major points of the paper, and the author's summary
and/or conclusions. Start the abstract with the sequence "Abstract:" (without the quotes) in 10 point
bold-face without a line break after "Abstract:". Leave
1 blank line after the abstract.
NOT exceed 7 words. Key words must appear after the
abstract on the same separate page.
The title should start with a capital letter, unnumbered
and centered between the margins. Use a Tahoma, 14 point, bold
font for the title. The body of the paper must begin immediately
after the title. Leave 2 blank lines after title.
Running Text -
In general, manuscripts must be between 10 and 15 single-spaced
pages including the references, figures and tables. Research
Briefs and Notes for Editor, Reviews may be shorter, normally
between 03 –10 pages. Use italic print to emphasize
words (Bold type and underlining must be avoided). The text must
always be justified to occupy the full line width, so that the
right margin is NOT ragged. Leave 2 blank lines at the end of
Please provides scholarly
information about author/s of
100 to 150 words must also be submitted . Leave 2 blank lines
Financial Support -
Work reported or a grant under which a study was made
must be noted just prior to the Acknowledgments. Leave 2 blank
lines after financial support.
This is an optional section. Acknowledgments or appreciation
to individuals for assistance with the manuscript or with the
material reported should be included as a note to appear at the
end of the article prior to the References. Leave 2 blank lines
Reference must conform
to the style of the Publication Manual of the APA5th Edition.
Start the reference with the sequence "Reference:" (without
the quotes) in 10 point bold-face and leave 1 blank lines after "Reference".
READ AND ADHERE TO THESE GUIDELINES.
MANUSCRIPTS NOT SUBMITTED ACCORDING TO THE GUIDELINES
WILL BE REJECTED AND RETURNED TO THE AUTHOR/S.