Submission Preparation ChecklistAs part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.
- File format. Please provide your document in a single file in Word format (.docx) or “Rich Text Format” (RTF).
- Content and Order. Please order the parts of your book following our guidelines.
Citation System. Please use the citation system defined in the most recent version of
the MLA or APA handbook.
Manuscript Preparation and Use of Word-Processing Styles. Please consult and follow
our house style guidelines. And please format your document using styles (e.g.,
normal, heading 1, heading 2, heading 3).
Figures, Images, and Other Illustrations. Please provide all images as separate files in
high-resolution format (e.g., at least 2400 pixel widths) for images that are intended to
run the full width of a page.
- Tables. Please ensure that tables will reproduce well in a 5-inch width.
Permissions. Please ensure that you have permissions for the use of all copyrighted
- Proofreading. Please proofread your manuscript carefully before submitting it.
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