LENTERA HUKUM is a peer-reviewed journal, published three times a year. This journal encourages scholarly attention to exploring works on law and legal studies by providing the English language medium for the publication. It accommodates high-quality manuscripts relevant to the endeavors of scholars and legal professionals with fundamental and long-term analysis in the light of empirical, theoretical, multidisciplinary, and comparative approaches. The particular emphasis in this journal is placed on a variety of contemporary development to complement an increasingly wide range of studies in the field of law and society. This journal is organized by the Faculty of Law and the Centre for Human Rights, Multiculturalism, and Migration of the University of Jember, Indonesia.

The journal is nationally accredited by the Ministry of Research, Technology, and Higher Education of the Republic of Indonesia. Please refer to this permalink.


Focus and Scope

The focuses of the journal are law, legal studies, and the study of the interaction between law and society. We invite scholarly works on contemporary legal development in the light of theoretical, doctrinal, multidisciplinary, empirical, and comparative studies. Articles submitted to this journal are not limited to constitutional and administrative law, corporate law, criminal justice, indigenous law, private international law, public international law, international economic law, human rights law, and intellectual property law.


Publication Frequency

This journal publishes articles three times a year in April, July, and December.


Article Processing Charges

There are no submission fees, publication fees, or page charges for this journal. However, all articles submitted in the Indonesian language will be translated to English, and authors are charged for translation fees (IDR 500,000.00). This policy is applied to manuscripts published from the July 2019 edition (Volume 6 Issue 2 2019). Otherwise, authors are recommended to submit their articles in English.


Archiving Policy

This journal utilizes the LOCKSS and CLOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. All content in the CLOCKSS Archive and the Global LOCKSS Network is preserved with explicit publisher permission, secured via a written contract or through online permission statements. We work closely with LOCKSS network implementers to facilitate the development of governance and legal terms that are appropriate to the implicated content, jurisdictions, rights, and access affordances. Our work also licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.



All contents of the journal are freely available without charge to the user or his/her institution. Authors and readers are allowed to read, download, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles in this journal. All published articles can be accessed online for free. All inquiries regarding manuscript submission, journal policy, and any other relevant information regarding the journal can be emailed to lenterahukum@unej.ac.id or posted to CHRM2 office, 6th Floor, CDAST Building, University of Jember Kalimantan Road 37 Jember, East Java, Indonesia.


Index Information

This journal is a member of Crossref so that each article has a unique digital object identifier (DOI). Articles and abstracts published of this journal are covered by index services such as Science and Technology Index (SINTA), Garba Rujukan Digital (Garuda), Google Scholar, Bielefeld Academic Search Engine (BASE), HukumOnline, Harvard Library, WorldCat, Index Copernicus International, and others.