Rights & Permissions

Taylor & Francis Group publishes Social Science and Humanities books under the Routledge, Focal Press and Psychology Press imprints. Our Science, Technology and Medical books are published by the CRC Press, Productivity Press and Garland Science imprints. Our quality peer-reviewed journals are published under the Routledge and Taylor & Francis imprints. The newest part of the group, Cogent OA, offers a purely open access program.

All material published by Taylor & Francis Group and its imprints is protected under international copyright and intellectual property laws and we ask you to respect this when using our content.

Prior written consent is required if you wish to reproduce any of our material. Please be aware that there may be fees involved when material held under copyright is reproduced or translated.

Please note that:

  • Licences and permissions cannot be granted verbally.
  • Taylor & Francis Group may not be the copyright holder of the extract or work you wish to use, even if the work was originally published by us. This is often the case with edited anthologies, as well as all illustrations, diagrams, and figures. Please check the copyrights or acknowledgment pages before making your request.



If you are seeking permission to use a small selection of text, chapters, figures, tables, illustrations or images from a Taylor & Francis book (incorporating the Routledge, Focal Press, Psychology Press, CRC Press, Productivity Press and Garland Science imprints) be this in English or another language, please contact our books permissions team with your request following the process outlined below:

Step 1: If you are an author seeking permission to reuse your own material in another publication OR are seeking permission to use material from a Taylor & Francis book in an academic dissertation or thesis, please submit your request through the PLSClear permissions management service: http://www.plsclear.com.

Step 2: If you are seeking permission for any other use please send your request via the Copyright Clearance Center’s permissions clearing service:

Copyright Clearance Center (CCC)
222 Rosewood Drive
Danvers, MA 01923
United States

Tel: +1 (978) 646-2600
Fax: +1 (978) 646-8633


Step 3: If your requested title is not available from the Copyright Clearance Center please download and complete the form below and send it to the e-mail address indicated at the bottom of the form.

T&F Books Permissions Request Form

Rights Licensing

Commercial publishing houses, university presses and companies and organisations wanting to translate and publish a Taylor & Francis book in its entirety, acquire English reprint rights, audio or film rights or any other subsidiary rights can contact our rights sales team using the contact details below.

Please note that in the case of translation rights enquiries the Taylor & Francis rights sales team does not deal directly with individual translators. We advise individual translators to identify and contact a suitable foreign language publisher for their proposed translation and then ask this publisher to contact the Taylor & Francis rights team directly using the contact details provided below.

For books published under our Routledge, Focal Press and Psychology Press imprints please contact:

  • Adele Parker, Head of Rights, UK for enquiries from Western Europe (excluding Spain and Portugal), Scandinavia, and Japan. Also all enquiries for audiobooks, book clubs, film rights, English language reprints and digital coursepack licences.
  • Tim Spanner, Rights & Permissions Manager, UK for enquiries from Spanish speaking Latin America, Spain, Brazil and Portugal.
  • Constance Govindin, Senior Rights Executive for enquiries from France, Middle East, Israel and Turkey.
  • Michael Gibbons, Rights Executive for enquiries from South East Asia (excluding Chinese language rights) and Eastern Europe.

Mailing Address (for Routledge, Focal Press and Psychology Press rights enquiries):

Adele Parker, Head of Rights, UK
Taylor & Francis Group
3 Park Square, Milton Park,
Abingdon OX14 4RN
United Kingdom
Tel: +44 207 017 6000

For books published under our CRC Press and Productivity Press imprints (excluding medical and veterinary titles) please contact:

Betty Sheehan, Rights Manager, US

For Garland Science titles and CRC Press Medical and Veterinary titles please contact:

Lenna Stites, Rights Coordinator

Mailing Address (for CRC Press, Productivity Press and Garland Science rights enquiries):

Betty Sheehan, Rights Manager, US
Taylor & Francis Group LLC.
711 3rd Avenue, 8th Floor
New York, NY 10017
United States
Telephone: +1 917 351 7145

For all Chinese language requests please contact:

  • Summer Liu, Rights Manager, China for Routledge, Focal Press and Psychology Press enquiries for Simplified Chinese rights and all requests from Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau and all annotation project enquiries.
  • Daisy Li, Rights Executive for CRC Press, Productivity Press and Garland Science enquiries for Simplified Chinese rights.

Mailing Address (for all Chinese language requests):

Taylor & Francis Group China
Room 2102-2103 Culture Square
Jia#59 Zhongguancun St
Haidian District
Beijing 100872
PR China


How can I request permission to photocopy, republish or translate material from a journal?

We are partnered with the Copyright Clearance Center to meet your licensing needs. You can now obtain permission to reuse our journal content quickly and easily directly from our website.
On any article page you can see a Reprints and permissions tab. This will give you the option to order reprints or request permissions for this article through the Copyright Clearance Center's RightsLink® service.

Once opened, RightsLink enables you to obtain instant price quotes, place orders, and track all of your licensing activity in real-time.

For questions about using RightsLink, please contact their Customer Care team via phone 877/622-5543 (toll free inside U.S. only) or +1 978/777-9929, or e-mail  customercare@copyright.com

If you wish your request to be dealt with by Taylor & Francis, please note that you will need to resubmit your request. Requests are currently taking approximately 10 weeks to process. Please resend your request to  permissionrequest@tandf.co.uk Requests for permission to photocopy or republish material must be received in writing.

Information for visually impaired people:

For all permissions enquiries relating to Taylor & Francis, Routledge, or Psychology Press journals in the  United Kingdom, please contact:

Permissions Manager
Taylor & Francis
3 Park Square, Milton Park
OX14 4RN

For all permissions enquiries relating to Taylor & Francis and Routledge in the  United States, please contact:

Permissions Manager
Taylor & Francis
325 Chestnut Street
8th Floor
PA 19106

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