• "[Genetically Modified Organisms: A Scientific-Political Dialogue on a Meaningless Meme is] presents the debate associated with introducing GMOs as a traditional debate between science and progress against dogma. After reading it, I hope that science will win for the sake of all of us."

    - Professor David Zilberman, University of California at Berkeley

Forms and Guidelines for Authors

This section puts all the information you need in one place for preparing and publishing your manuscript.

Please ensure that you have downloaded and read through our Complete Author Guidance pack, which contains a full and comprehensive overview of the publication process. 

If you need any further help or assistance, or cannot find what you are looking for, please do not hesitate to contact a member of our Editorial team.

You can download this here.

TYPESETTING: to send large files as part of your manuscript submission, please click here.



Proposing a new book:

P1: Proposal submission form

P2: Intent to publish

P3: Adapting your PhD thesis for publication

P4: Adapting your conference proceedings for publication

P5: Our Author Promises

P6: University Showcase proposal form

P7: Conference adaptation proposal form


Contributors – our policies and guidelines:

C1: Contributor’s agreement form (for conference proceedings and edited collections)


Preparing your Manuscript:

M1: Submission checklist

M2: Manuscript guidelines

M3: Sample - format

M4: Copyright and permissions - guidance

M5: Copyright and permissions - form

M6: Sample permissions request letter

M7: Advance marketing your book

M8: Referencing and Proofreading guide


Preparing your Book Cover:

F1: Images for your cover - guidance

F2: Re-use of image permissions form

F3: Front cover specifications: A4 paperback

F4: Front cover specifications: A5 paperback

F5: Front cover specifications: A5 hardback

F6: Cover Image Permissions

F7: Cover Image Permissions - Licensing