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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.
  • I/We are the author(s) of the work and approve the work for publication. If the work contains multiple authors, all authors have agreed that this work be submitted.
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  • I/We accept that a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International license (CC BY-NC 4.0) applies to works published by Prototyping Across Disciplines. Authors will retain copyright of their work.
  • The work has not been previously published or submitted elsewhere for consideration.
  • The work has been anonymized to facilitate double-blind peer review.
  • The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Submission Guidelines.
  • The submission file is in Microsoft Word or RTF document file format.
  • The text is 1.5 spaced, Arial, 10.5 pt.; uses italics instead of underlining; and includes page numbers.
  • Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
  • For any research involving human participants, I/We have provided confirmation of ethics board clearance within the body of the text.
  • I/We have declared any conflicts of interest.

Author Guidelines

All submissions should be anonymized to facilitate double-blind peer review, with the exception of invited papers. Please remove author names and references to specific institutions or programs for the peer review process. To ensure your manuscript is fully anonymized, please follow the instructions for "Ensuring a Blind Review" found on the OJS submission screen.

Please submit in WORD (.doc or .docx) or RTF format. We cannot accept PDF files.

Please adhere to the citation style of your chosen discipline.

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