Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Jurnal Bimbingan dan Konseling Borneo (JBKB) publishes articles on theory, practice, and research in all areas of Guidance and Counseling also education related to Guidance and Counseling which includes, but is not limited to :
  1. Personal Guidance and Counseling
  2. Social Guidance and Counseling
  3. Career Guidance and Counseling
  4. Academic Guidance and Counseling
  5. Assessment in Guidance and Counseling
  6. Group Guidance
  7. Group Counseling
  8. Individual Counseling
  9. Multicultural Counseling
  10. Behavior Analysis and Modification
  11. Evaluation and Supervision in Guidance and Counseling
  12. Guidance and Counseling Management
  13. Mental Hygiene
  14. Media of Guidance and Counseling
  15. Information Technology in Guidance and Counseling


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

Some policies in the review of Jurnal Bimbingan dan Konseling Borneo, 

  1. The reviewers will review the submitted article that follows the guidelines and template of the journal provided.
  2. The review process in this journal employs a double-blind peer-review, which means that both the reviewer and author identities are concealed from the reviewers, and vice versa.
  3. In the review process, the article will be reviewed by at least two reviewers to ensure the quality of the article.
  4. In the review process, the reviewers ensure the quality of the articles of their title, abstract, discussion, and conclusion. Besides, the reviewers also address the novelty and its contribution to the scientific discussion and verify the plagiarism and ethics of publication.
  5. The reviewer also provides feedback on whether the article is accepted, rejected, or needs minor or major revision.


Publication Frequency

Jurnal Bimbingan dan Konseling Borneo : ISSN 2685-0753 (cetak), ISSN 2685-2039 (online) is a journal is published two times a year (June and December) in both print and online versions 


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.


Plagiarism Policy

Manuscripts published in the Bimbingan dan Konseling Journal must comply with the provisions of being free from plagiarism. Therefore, manuscripts submitted to this journal will be checked for plagiarism using the Unicheck:Plagiarism Checker. If at the initial inspection the manuscript has more than 30% similarity (except quotes and references) the manuscript will be automatically rejected and the manuscript review process will not continue. However, if it is less than 30%, the author will be asked to improve the similarities in the writing process and the manuscript will be processed at a further stage.