By Air University Press, Maxwell AFB, AL
/ Published January 01, 2018
All manuscripts must comply with the Air University Style and Author Guide, which is based on the Chicago Manual of Style, 17th edition. If you are interested in publishing a manuscript through AU Press, please read this section carefully. We cannot accept manuscripts that are not submitted according to the procedures described here.
Submitting a Manuscript to the Publication Review Board
To have a manuscript considered by the AU Publication Review Board, please email an electronic copy of the document—preferably as a Microsoft Word attachment— to the Air University Press Director. Also, include a brief note that identifies your potential audience, describes your project’s value to the Air Force, and tells us about your background and expertise.
Submitting an Accepted Manuscript for Publication
If we accept your manuscript for publication, we will ask you to assemble all of your manuscript materials for final submission. All files should be submitted electronically on two CDs—one for text files and one for images. (Original images may be submitted by mail.) Please submit the following items, which are discussed in detail below.
Formatting Your Manuscript
Formatting and Submitting Tables and Illustrations
Seed List for Index
• Use the author checklist in appendix B of AU-1 to compile your submission. Please email all materials to the Air University Press Director. If unable to submit digitally, then send by mail to:
Air University Press Director
Muir S. Fairchild Research Information Center
600 Chennault Circle, Building 1405
Maxwell AFB, Alabama 36112-6010