Submission Preparation ChecklistAs part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.
- The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
The manuscript uses the NALS template for Word.
Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
All illustrations, figures, and tables are placed within the text at the appropriate points, rather than at the end.
The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements described in the NALS template.
If submitting to a peer-reviewed section of the journal, the instructions in Ensuring a Blind Review have been followed.
The NALS Journal is a gold Open Access journal licenced under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Licence. Publication of articles is free of charge, as the expenses are covered by the University of Oslo. The NALS Journal is a level 1 journal in the Norwegian system.
Author(s) retains copyright to the article and give The NALS Journal right to first publication while the article is licensed under the Creative Commons License Attribution 3.0: https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/.