To help you write effective cover letters—and to write them quickly and easily—in this article we offer some tips on layout and appropriate wording.
In addition to economic factors, many editors use the cover letter to screen whether authors can follow basic instructions.
Write the date beneath. Since most submissions are delivered electronically, the template below is in a modified e-mail format. Download the PDF version of this article Stay up to date Our monthly newsletter offers valuable tips on writing and presenting your research most effectively, as well as advice on avoiding or resolving common problems that authors face.
Summary of main research findings and implications In a new paragraph, summarize the purpose of your research the research gap or problem it addressesthe main findings, and finally the implications of these findings.
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You can also describe what type of manuscript your submission is research article, review, case reportetc.