Resources for Authors - Frequently Asked Questions

Browse the links below to find the answers to your queries:

About Us

An overview of the Taylor & Francis, Routledge and CRC brands and what we publish.

Text Types

Details on the types of books we publish.

Electronic Publishing

Information on eBooks, Open Access and online components.

Proposal & Pre-Contract

How to submit a proposal to us and who to send it to.


Advice for authors under contract preparing a manuscript, and links to our Publishing Guidelines.


Answers to frequently asked questions on how your book will be marketed. This section provides useful information on book launches, conferences and how to request marketing materials.

Author Sales

Do you and your network want to purchase your book for launches, events, training or consultancy? This section provides information and contact details for all sales enquiries and assistance.

After Publication

Information on Royalties, Translations and other queries about published books.

Requesting a PDF of Your Own Work

Obtaining a digital copy of your work for tenure/job applications or any other professional reasons.

Citation Indexes

Information about our relationship with abstract and citation databases including Scopus, Web of Science and Google Scholar. 

Get Started

Ready to get your project started? First, find the department and editor you would like to work with.

Editorial Contacts »

Instructions for Authors

Publishing Guidelines section for author Instructions and information on preparing your manuscript, such as art preparation and editorial style, the production process, and permissions.

Permissions Letters

Publishing with Taylor & Francis

Publishing with Taylor & Francis BorchureFor two centuries Taylor & Francis has been fully committed to the publication of scholarly information of the highest quality, and today this remains the primary goal. View our publishing brochure to explore more of the benefits of publishing with Routledge. 

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Editorial Process

Editorial Process Infographic PDF

Get a quick overview of the editorial process.

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