Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

CHANNEL: Jurnal Komunikasi is dedicated to discussing, exploring, and disseminating the latest issues and development of communication, particularly those related to media studies and digital media.


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

An editor first reviews the submitted manuscript. Editors will evaluate in the office whether it is suitable for CHANNEL: Jurnal Komunikasi's focus and scope or has a major methodological flaw and similarity score by using iThenticate.

At least two-three people reviewers will review each article following the journal's scope.

Editors will evaluate the suggested decision in an editorial board meeting. Afterward, the editor will send the final decision to the corresponding author.


Publication Frequency

CHANNEL: Jurnal Komunikasi is published twice a year, in April and October.


Open Access Policy

This journal is an open-access journal that provides immediate, worldwide, barrier-free access to all published articles' full text without charging readers or institutions for access. Readers have the right to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full text of all articles in CHANNEL: Jurnal Komunikasi.

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



This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries. It permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration.