Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope


Modality (International Journal of Linguistics and Literature) accommodates scientific articles in the form of article publication, book reviews, original research report, reviews and scientific commentaries related to linguistics and literature


Modality (International Journal of Linguistics and Literature) invites researcher, academics and practitioners to contribute the results of their studies and research in the field of linguistics and Literature. In particular, papers with the following topics are invited:

  • Linguistics : phonology, morphology, syntax, discourse analysis, psycholinguistics, sociolinguistics, and critical discourse analysis;
  • Literature : local literature studies, Indonesian literature, foreign literature studies;
  • Children Literature : literature studies for character education, and other literary studies;
  • Applied Linguistics: language education, developments in lexicography, translation and stylistics, educational linguistics, clinical linguistics, and other various interdisciplinary branches of applied linguistic.


Section Policies


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Publication Frequency

Modality Journal: International Journal of Linguistics and Literature is a Journal published online twice a year in June and December.


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public which supports a greater global exchange of knowledge. All the published Open Access articles will be immediately and permanently free for everyone to read and download. We are continuously working with our author communities to select the best choice of license options, currently being defined for this journal as follows: Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 4.0 International (CC BY-SA 4.0)



This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. More...