Information For Authors

Interested in submitting to this journal? We recommend that you review the About the Journal page for the journal's section policies, as well as the Author Guidelines. In the Author Guidelines section, you will find links to the JHD manuscript templates.

Publishing Fees

The JHD charges AUD $550 to publish a paper. This includes:

  1. A nonrefundable $50 fee due at the point of submission.
  2. $500 due before the paper is published.

Files to Help You Succeed in Publishing

We have created three documents to guide you in preparing your manuscript:

  1. How to Submit a Paper outlines the requirements for publication, registration steps, as well as the JHD's peer review and publishing process.
  2. Author Instructions provides specific instructions to help you ensure your manuscript meets the JHD's standards.
  3. JHD Style Sheet shows the specific style conventions used by the JHD. 


To submit a manuscript, authors need to register with the journal prior to submitting or, if already registered, can simply log in and begin the five-step process.