Enlighten is a peer-reviewed, scientific journal published by Islamic Guidance and Counseling Department of IAIN Langsa in collaboration with Perkumpulan Ahli Bimbingan dan Konseling Islam (Pabki). The first issue was published on June 2018 (prints). Since the first publication, it has changed several times in term of journal management and policy
June 2018, the first issue was published in OJS. The ISSN Print was issued on, 2018
In Vol. 1, No. 2 December 2018, the ISSN Online was issued by LIPI
Since 2018, All articles must be using the new template of Enlighten
In 2018, the journal were registered and indexed to several website, including Google Scholar, Garuda, Moraref, DRJI and Crossref and etc.
In 2018 IAIN Langsa was Crossref member and Enlighten used DOI prefix 10.32505
In 2020 Enlighten has been indexing by DOAJ and Sinta Grade 4.
In 2020, Vol 3 No 2, the management agreed on new regulation and policy, including: All manuscript must be in English, minimum title and abstract (if body manuscript in Bahasa) and recommended full manuscript in English.