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.
AUTHOR FORMS & GUIDELINES
Proposing a new book:
P3: Adapting your PhD thesis for publication
P4: Adapting your conference proceedings for publication
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:
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