Academic Books & Online Resources

What information should I include in my publishing proposal?

Publishing with Oxford Journals

If you are the owner of a journal and are considering an alternative publishing arrangement, Oxford Journals would be happy to provide information on the service we can offer you. Below is an outline of the sort of information to provide when requesting a proposal. This will enable us to give you a clear picture of the benefits of publishing with Oxford Journals.

Preparing a Request for Proposal (RFP)

General information

Detailed data

Please try to provide as much of the following information as possible. More detail at this stage means greater accuracy in the financial projections that we will send you.

Circulation

Production

Please supply three or four copies of the journal (different issues if possible) to use as a basis for cost estimates.

Online

Editorial

Finances