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Submission Preparation Checklist

As 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 submission file is in Microsoft Word, RTF, or WordPerfect document file format.
  • Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
  • The text is single-spaced; Book Antiqua font; uses a 9-point font; employs italics, rather than underlining (except with URL addresses); and all illustrations, figures, and tables are placed within the text, rather than at the end.
  • The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines, which is found at the sidebar of this website.
  • If submitting to a peer-reviewed section of the journal, the instructions in Ensuring a Blind Review have been followed.

Author Guidelines


The Indonesian Landscape Journal (JLI) is edited by the editorial board of Department of Landscape Architecture, Faculty of Agriculture - IPB University in cooperation with the Indonesian Institute of Landscape Architects (IALI). The journal is published by the Department of Landscape Architecture of Faculty of Agriculture IPB University in April and October each year. The editor receives manuscripts in the field of Landscape Architecture related to aspects of planning and design, management and landscape plant as a major study.

Manuscripts are reviewed by the experts in accordance with the field of study. The manuscript reviewed is divided into categories of research, evaluation criticism, models, technology proposals, and reflection of thought. Invited paper is not reviewed and the composition of the writing does not follow the writing guidelines of this journal.

Template for Manuscript of JLI (right click and save as)


  1. The manuscripts sent in the form of original manuscripts that have not been published in other media. The manuscript at the same time in the review process in other journals is not accepted by the editor.
  2. Digital file of manuscripts in *.docx format are uploaded on the page by attaching an illustration file in * .jpeg format in the supplementary file.
  3. On every page, the author is not allowed to attach his/her name for the purpose of review (blind review), and the reference does not refer to the publications compiled by the author. If the manuscript is accepted, the author may add the reference.
  4. The author will get confirmation from the editor about the acceptance of the manuscript, the results of review and revision, and the schedule of the manuscript will be published.
  5. Please follow the template for manuscript of JLI  (right click and save as).



  1. The manuscript is written in Indonesian or English.
  2.  The manuscript is arranged on A4 paper (21.0 x 29.7 cm),  2 column format, 2 cm margin on all four sides. The letter used Book Antiqua size 9 point, with a distance of 1 spaces.
  3. Text (Title, Contents, Bibliography, and if there are Endnotes, Acknowledgement) no more than 15 pages); illustrations (tables, pictures, photos, etc.) are placed on same pages.
  4. The title page includes titles in Indonesian and English, as well as a short biography of the author consisted of about 100 words, consisting of full name (without title), educational background, current position / work field as well as agency name, contact (mailing address, e-mail, telephone, fax), and research areas of interest. This title page is not included in the number of pages calculated on the terms number 3.
  5. On each subsequent page are numbered sequentially, with the following writing structure:
    • Title in Indonesian and English for articles in Indonesian, and English titles for English articles
    • The abstract in English is brief and clear, containing the objectives, methods and study results (maximum 250 words).
    • Keywords maximum 5 words
    • Introduction
    • Methods
    • Result and Discussion
    • Conclusion
    • Endnotes
    • Acknowledgment
    • References
    • Illustration
  1.  Requirement of illustration:
    • Each table is numbered sequentially and should be referred to in writing. The table is given a short title, the contents of the table typed with the letter Book Antiqua 9 points. The table has no vertical lines.
    • Each image (map, graphic, photo, sketch) is numbered sequentially and must be referred to in writing. Each image must also be attached separately with a minimum size of 300 dpi (JPG). The image format is not a project image format, but should include legend information, scale, orientation, and coordinate lines if needed.
    • Illustrations (tables, drawings, photographs, etc.) that refer to other writings / ownership of others, the source must be included
    • If the submitted photo is selected as a cover photo, the editor will ask the author to submit the file in a certain format.
    • All illustrations printed on the online version will be colored, while the printed version will be Greyscale.
  1. The citation in writings is written with name and year, eg Simonds (1983) or (Simonds, 1983); Brown and Gillespie (1995) or (Brown and Gillespie, 1995). When the author is three or more persons, it is written et al. Such as Newton et al (2007) or (Newton et al., 2007). Examples of secondary citations: (Simonds 1983 in Margaretha, 2007).
  2.  The Reference is organized according to the Harvard system, for example:

Simonds, J.O. 1983. Landscape Architecture. New York: McGraw-Hill Book Inc.Co.

Wilmers, F. 1990. Effects of Vegetation on Urban Climate and Buildings. Journal of Energy and Buildings. 15(3): 507–514.

Murdiyarso, D. 2010. Sustaining Local Livelihood through Carbon Sequestration.  Di dalam: Murdiyarso D, Herawati H, editor. Carbon Forestry, Who will Benefit? Proceedings of Workshop on Carbon Sequestration and Sustainable Livelihoods. [Bogor, 11 Nov 2005]. Bogor: CIFOR. Hlm 1-16.

Information from internet:
[KEMENPERA] Kementerian Negara Perumahan Rakyat. 2007. Rusunawa, Hunian Alternatif Untuk Kalangan Bawah. (diakses 27 Jan 2010).


Publication Fee

JLI charges the following author fees. Since issue Vol. 15 (2023) APRIL, Article Publication Cost (APC) in Jurnal Lanskap Indonesia is IDR 700.000,- (seven hundred thousand rupiah).

Article Submission: 0.00 (IDR)
Authors are not required to pay an Article Submission Fee as part of the submission process to contribute to review costs.

Article Publication: IDR 700,000.00 (Indonesia Citizen) or USD 70 (Non-Indonesia Citizen)
If your paper is accepted for publication in JLI, you will be asked to pay an Article Publication Cost to cover publications costs.

Privacy Statement

The names and email addresses entered in this journal site will be used exclusively for the stated purposes of this journal and will not be made available for any other purpose or to any other party. This journal permits and encourages authors to post items submitted to the journal on personal websites or institutional repositories both prior to and after publication, while providing bibliographic details that credit, if applicable, its publication in this journal.

However, after the article is submitted and published in this journal, it is fully copyrighted by the Jurnal Lanskap Indonesia or JLI. If excerpts from other copyrighted works are included, the author must obtain written permission from the copyright owner and give credit to the source in the article. Then, the writer or reader is allowed to copy, share, and redistribute articles/material in any form. But it must still include the appropriate source and credit because the article in this journal is licensed by Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License (CC BY 4.0).