The Narcotics National Preventive Scheme (NEBRAS) is a national and global project focused primarily in combatting narcotics and governed by the Ministry of Interior in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabai. One of the project’s concerns is to support the foundation of a scientific journal that would serve as a pool for specialized research in the field of narcotics and preventive remedial programs.
About the Journal
Saudi NEBRAS Journal (SNJ) is a semi-annual, peer-reviewed international journal issued in both Arabic and English. SNJ is meant to publish the highest quality and novel scholarship in the field of narcotics control and preventive and curative programs. The publications include the academic research papers, book abstracts and reviews, and translated academic articles as per the standards and regulation of the SNJ.
Global scientific research leadership in the field of narcotics control and preventive and remedial programs.
The primary mission is to become the foremost international forum for practitioners, researchers and policy makers in the field of narcotics control and preventive and remedial programs
- To publish distinct research in the field of narcotics control, preventive and remedial programs, and other related areas.
- To Contributing to the enrichment of society with up to date research in the field of narcotics control, preventive and remedial programs, and other related areas.
- To propose contemporary topics and recent trends in the field of narcotics control, preventive and remedial programs, and other related areas to researchers to conduct.
- To enable researchers to obtain data, information, statistics and necessary facts in the field of narcotics control, preventive and remedial programs, and other related areas without prejudicing to the confidentiality and security of national information.
|H.E Sheikh Dr. Abdullah bin Mohammed Al Mutlaq
||Member of the council of senior scholars and the adviser at the Royal court
||H.E Sheikh Dr. Abdulrahman bin Abdulaziz Alsudais
||General President of the Holy Mosque and the Prophet’s Mosque Affairs.
|H.E Prof. Sulaiman bin Abdullah aba alkhail
||Director of Imam Mohammad Bin Saud Islamic University
||H.E Prof. Mohammad bin Ali Al Hayaza
||Director of Al Faisal University
|H.E Dr. Abdulrahman bin Mohammed Alasimi
||Deputy Minister of Education
||H.E Prof. Abdulaziz bin Abdullah Al Hamed
||Director of Prince Sattam bin Abdulaziz university
|H.E Dr. Abdulrahman bin obaid Al Youbi
||Director of King Abdulaziz University
||H.E Dr. Hisham bin saad Al Jadhey
||Chairman of the Food and Drugs commission
|H.E Sheikh Dr. Adel bin Ali Alshidi
||President of the Global Commission for Introducing the Messenger (PBUH)
||H.E Prof. Saad bin Mohammed Alhuraqee
||Member of shura Council
|Dr.Tareq Al Ahmadi
||Dr.Mohameed Hessain Al Geesi
|Dr.saaid faleh Al Surayhah
||Dr. Abdullah Ibrahim Al Khuraiji
|Dr. Abshan Mohammed Alabshan
||Dr. Sami Humod Al Humod
|Hani Ali Alhmari
||Noura Salman Alsheheween
While special emphasis would be given to recent trends related to the cutting-edge research within the field of narcotics control, preventive and remedial programs, and other related areas, the journal publishes original researches in the areas of, but not limited to:
Detection methods of means of smuggling drugs.
Drugs analysis methods
Drugs’ social and psychological effects on society
Drugs’ security effects on society
Methods of narcotics control
Drug remedial methods
Drug preventive methods
Journal Publishing Rules
Ethics in Publishing
• Submission Declaration and Verification
- The work described has not been published previously;
- It is not under consideration for publication elsewhere;
- The work is approved by all authors;
- The publication is approved tacitly or explicitly by the responsible authorities where the work was carried out; and
- If accepted, it will not be published elsewhere in the same form, in English or in any other language, including electronically without the written consent of the copyright-holder.
The corresponding author is required to act on behalf of the article authors and to declare the contribution of all the authors based on his own responsibilities. all authors must have materially participated in the research and/or article preparation
Changes to Authorship
The corresponding author is expected to consider carefully the list and order of authors before submitting the manuscript and provide the definitive list of authors at the time of the original submission. Any addition, deletion or rearrangement of author names in the authorship list should be made only before the manuscript has been accepted and only if approved by the journal Editor.
Upon acceptance of an article, the corresponding author is required to complete a copyright and license agreement of the publication. Permission of the Publisher is required for distribution outside the publication and all other derivative works, including compilations and translations.
Role of the Funding Source:
The corresponding author is requested to identify who provided financial support for the conduct of the research and/or preparation of the article and to briefly describe the role of the sponsor(s).
Every peer-reviewed research article appearing in this journal will be published open access.
Guide for Authors
This journal operates a double blind review process. Papers are typically sent to a minimum of three independent expert reviewers to assess the scientific quality of the work. The Editor is responsible for the final decision regarding acceptance or rejection of papers.
Use of MS-Word Processing Software
It is important that the article file should be saved in MS-Word native format. Before submission, the author should ensure the instructions below:
- The paper should have a minimum of 6,000 words and not exceed approximately 8,000 words, exclusive of References, Endnotes, Figures and Tables, etc.
- Keep the layout of the text as simple as possible.
- The preferred text font is Times New Roman, 12-point size.
- Number the illustrations according to their sequence in the text.
- Please submit tables as editable text and not as images. Number tables consecutively in accordance with their appearance in the text and place any table notes below the table body. Be sparing in the use of tables and ensure that the data presented in them do not duplicate results described elsewhere in the article. Please avoid using vertical rules and shading in table cells.
- All references mentioned in the Reference List are cited in the text, and vice versa.
- The journal follows Harvard system for citing and referencing.
- Avoid abbreviations in the abstract and ensure consistency of abbreviations throughout the article.
- Collate acknowledgements in a separate section at the end of the paper before the references. List here those individuals who provided help during the research stages.
- List funding sources in this standard way Such as: “Funding: This work was supported by the National Committee for Narcotics Control, Ministry of Interior, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia”. If no funding has been provided for the research, please include the following sentence: “Funding: This research did not receive any specific grant from funding agencies in the public, commercial, or not-for-profit sectors”.
Subdivision: Divide your article into clearly defined and numbered sections. Subsections should be numbered 1.1 (then 1.1.1, 1.1.2, …), 1.2, etc. (the abstract is not included in section numbering). Use this numbering also for internal cross-referencing: do not just refer to ‘the text’. Any subsection may be given a brief heading. Each heading should appear on its own separate line.
Introduction: State the objectives of the work and provide an adequate background, avoiding a detailed literature survey or a summary of the results.
Material and methods: Provide sufficient detail to allow the work to be reproduced. Methods already published should be indicated by a reference: only relevant modifications should be described.
Results should be clear and concise.
Discussion: This should explore the significance of the results of the work, not repeat them. Avoid extensive citations and discussion of published literature.
The main conclusions of the study may be presented in a short Conclusions section.
If there is more than one appendix, they should be identified as A, B, etc. Formulae and equations in appendices should be given separate numbering: Eq. (A.1), Eq. (A.2), etc.; in a subsequent appendix, Eq. (B.1) and so on. Similarly for tables and figures: Table A.1; Fig. A.1, etc.
The online submission system guides the author stepwise through the process of entering the article details and uploading the corresponding files. The system converts the article files to a single PDF file used in the peer-review process. Editable MS-Word files are required to typeset the article for final publication. All correspondence, including notification of the Editor’s decision and requests for revision, is sent by e-mail to all authors. Please submit your article via submission system through this link (http://ees.elsevier.com/jksu-cis). The corresponding author can track their submitted article through the submission system. He is also welcome to contact Editor-in-Chief at firstname.lastname@example.org. For journal related information, please contact Mr. Hani Alhmari at email@example.com. Nevertheless, the authors should ensure the following before proceeding the submission system:
- One author has been designated as the corresponding author with contact details including E-mail, address and full postal address.
- All necessary files have been uploaded including the manuscript and its contents such as keywords, figures (include relevant captions), tables (including titles, description, footnotes).
- Manuscript has been ‘spell checked’ and ‘grammar checked’.
- Permission has been obtained for use of copyrighted material from other sources (including the Internet).
- Relevant declarations of interest have been made.
- Journal policies detailed in this guide have been reviewed.