Resources for journal editors and contributors

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For journal editors

Short guide to journal production
This short guide provides a summary of your role during the production process and is a useful resource for new editors and guest editors alike.

Intellect style guide
Please familiarize yourself with the house style laid out in this guide and ensure that your contributors are also aware of it and follow it closely.

Copyright license form
Copyright License form A4
Copyright License form US Letter
Once you have accepted an article for publication the author must complete this form otherwise the article cannot be published. Please send the completed form to your journal manager when you submit the article for copy editing.

Guest-editor guide
This document provides a brief summary of the guest-editor's role.

Peer review flowchart   文章批审流程
Before an article is accepted for publication, it must undergo peer review by at least two academics. This flowchart gives an overview of the process.

在文章被接受并同意出版前,文章必须通过至少两个同行学者的批审。这个表格概括了整个批审的过程。

Instructions for reviewers
When you send an article for peer review, please also send the reviewer some instructions. This document is only an example and you are free to edit it as you wish.

Running order template
Please make sure that you include a running order when sending journal articles to your journal manager.

Proof corrections template
When sending contributors the proof of their article, please ask them to clearly list any changes in a table. 

Image Guide
How to check images for print quality.

For contributors

Intellect style guide
All journal submissions must follow our house style. We hope that this document answers all your stylistic queries, however, do feel free to direct any additional style questions to our copy-editor at jessica@intellectbooks.com. If you have a more specific query about submitting an article to a particular journal, please contact the editor(s) of that journal, whose details can be found on the relevant journal page.

Image Guide
How to check images for print quality.

Copyright permissions
This template letter can be used by contributors seeking copyright permission to reproduce images, figures, lyrics, etc.

Fair use fair use of film stills
Society for Cinema and Media Studies’ Statement of Fair Use Best Practices for Media Studies Publishing provides a good overview of the principles of Fair Use. The UK and the US legal interpretations of Fair Use do differ, Fair Use is not used in the same way under UK law. Please follow this link for information on using the work of others by the UK Copyright Service. If in doubt please seek permission from the copyright holder or contact the journals office.

 

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