Author guidelines

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ISI 2015 – Author guidelines

Please use for submissions

As of: 29.06.2014

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Save the .dot file on your computer, open it, then save it under the name of your submission.

Basic Settings

Please save you submission as a .doc file (MS Word 97-2003).

Standard (Text): Times (New) Roman and 11 pt

Font: Times (New) Roman

Font Size: 11 pt

Typesetting: Fully justified (Except submission title and author information which should be centre justified)

Line Spacing: 1.13 multiple

Page Format: DIN A4

Margins: Top = 5.7 cm, bottom 4.9 cm, inner = 3.95 , outer 4.98 cm,
gutter 0 cm, header = 4.2 cm, footer = 1 cm,
for facing pages, gutter position left

Title: Bold, 16 pt Trebuchet, centred, followed by 1 line gap

Sub-title: Bold, 13 pt Trebuchet, centred, followed by 1 line gap

Author Name: Italicised, 14 pt, centred, followed by 1 line gap

Summary Title: Bold, 11 pt, left justified

Summary: Line spacing multiple 1.08, font size 11 pt. The summary should be no more than 10 lines long.

Diagrams/Tables: Labelling left justified, 9 pt. Diagrams / Illustrations: black-and-white, where possible in print quality (min 300 dpi)

Numerations: clearly with bullet point

Headings: three levels of complexity

Footnotes: frugal

Header/Pages Numbering: None

Bibliography: Fully justified, single spaced
primary literature: Titles are to be in italics
Recommended example: Schneider, A. (1996). An example citation for proceedings. Konstanz: Verlag.

Electronic sources should include the following information: author, year, title, publisher or publishing institution, source (URL) and date of most recent access.

Citation Style: In accordance with the author/year/page number system. Recommended example.:

(Schneider 1996: 45)

Schneider, A. (1996). An example citation for proceedings. Konstanz: Verlag.

Quotation marks

leading (“)
PC: alt + 0147
Mac: Option Key + 2 

trailing (”)
PC: alt + 0148
Mac: Option key + Shift + 2


PC: alt + 0146
Mac: Option key + Shift + ]

Page Numbering: None

Document Template: The document template is available for formatting submissions produced using MS Word.