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Author Resources

Gallaudet University Press strives to support its book and journal authors however we can. We have collected the guidelines, tips, and information listed below in an effort to make the publishing process more transparent and productive.

Ask UP: Authors Seeking Knowledge from University Presses

This site is a treasure trove for authors looking for more information about publishing. Topics include the life cycle of a book, how to promote your journal article, and peer review. GU Press follows most of these guidelines, but don’t hesitate to reach out directly with specific questions.

Marketing Tips for Authors

Authors are integral to a publisher’s marketing efforts. Check out these tips for ideas on how to spread the word about your work and increase sales!

Video Guidelines

GU Press requests that authors create a signed video summary of their book, chapter, or journal article. Offering signed video content alongside our written English content has numerous benefits that include supporting the signing ecosystem in academic spaces and generating a more powerful marketing impact.

Publish! Don’t Perish.

This guide walks early career scholars and novice academic authors through the publishing process. Includes tips on finding a publisher and what to expect after your proposal has been accepted.

Peer Review: It’s Not That Scary!

Learn more about peer review in scholarly publishing and why it matters.

Additional Resources

Check out this list of publications, websites, and videos that provide guidance and advice on a range of topics. Includes information presented in ASL.

Frequently Asked Questions

Questions? Reach out to your point of contact or email us at gupress@gallaudet.edu.