Manuscript Guidelines Mextesol Journal
Articles must be typed, double-spaced and preferably no more than twenty pages long. The format should conform to the Publication Manual for the American Psychological Association (A.P.A.) guideline format.
Refereed articles: should include a 250-word abstract in both English and Spanish, briefly indicating the objectives, methodology and main findings of the study.
Rodgers (1994) compared performance on two test instruments.
or for Direct Quotes:
Rodgers (1994) argued that, "most existing standardized tests do not accurately assess EFL writing performance" (p. 245).
The list of references found in an article must appear at the end of the text on a separate page entitled "References". The data must be complete and accurate. Authors are fully responsible for the accuracy of their references. The APA format for reference page entries is shown below.
Brown, J. (1991). Nelson-Denny Reading Test. Chicago: Riverside Press
Ganschow, L. (1992). A screening instrument for the identification of foreign language learning problems. Foreign Language Annals. 24, 383-398.