For Authors

These guidelines are for West Virginia University Press authors only. If you are a potential author and would like to submit a proposal, please see "Submit a Proposal" under the "Resources" tab.

Author Guidelines - General

A set of guidelines for WVU Press authors who are under contract and preparing their manuscripts for production.

Author Guidelines - Multi-Author Texts

A set of guidelines for authors/volume editors of multi-author texts that do not fall into the Medieval European Series.

Submission Checklist

A checklist for authors submitting a final manuscript to the West Virginia University Press.


We are happy to negotiate permission to use material under copyright with West Virginia University Press.

If you have any questions please contact Derek Krissoff by e-mail, telephone, or post.

Creating Maps in Illustrator

Tutorials for creating maps in Adobe Illustrator.