Thesis to Book: Images

Have you thought about reproducing images in your publications? Dr Alice Eden has written posts about the literary journey in her post ‘Thesis to Book’, however another important part of writing art historical publications is the inclusion of images. When you come to publish, this can be a whole new area to discover…

The Book Proposal: In Detail

In the final post of this series on gaining a book contract, Dr Alice Eden discusses the various sections of an academic book proposal in the humanities based on her recent success gaining a book contract with Routledge.`

Publishing your work – how to choose a journal

At the start of your research career, you may have more questions than answers about how and where to publish. We wrote recently about publishing your first paper, but choosing the right journal might not always be a straightforward process.  Here Georgina Collins, Warwick PhD graduate, shares her experience of the concepts and measures that…

5 tips on getting your 1st journal paper published

Having your work published for the first time might seem as an intimidating process, but Salma offered to help us by sharing her experience and advice… Recently, my first journal paper was published in the Journal of Medical Internet Research, on GPs’ concerns about online patient feedback. As a PhD student I was very pleased, I must…

From proposal to print

So, you have approached a publisher and your proposal has been accepted. What next? In this guide Georgina Collins provides information on the academic publication process for early career researchers who have a book contract. Agreeing on a contract Once a book proposal has been approved, a publisher will make an offer, and this is…

Approaching a publisher

So, you’ve decided to develop your thesis for publication. What’s the next step? In this guide Georgina Collins provides advice for early career researchers writing a publication proposal to publish their thesis as a monograph. Choosing a publisher When approaching a press, make sure your project fits with the disciplines and markets in which that…