Author Guidelines

These Guidelines apply to all authors making document submissions to UniversitEPublishing, LLC.  For documents to be considered by UniversitEPublishing, LLC for epublishing, they must be provided to us in accordance with these Guidelines.  Any continued participation at the site on your part is deemed as acceptance of the Guidelines and all related site agreements.

All submissions must be in the English language.

Academic Submissions (typically University related research) must be identified by their author as either scientific, (to include behavioral sciences) or non-scientific.  All academic documents are to be submitted with a clear indication of the style manual and edition used when the document was created for edition verification.

If the document is submitted as scientific, the author must have written it according to either the American Psychological Association (APA) style manual or the Modern Language Association’s Guide to Scholarly Publishing.  If the document is non-scientific, the author must have written it according to either the Chicago Manual of Style (CMS) or the Modern Language Association’s Style Manual.  The edition of the style manual need not be the most current available.  The styles and the reference books used to support them are identified below. 

Failure to provide a document that complies with the appropriate style manual indicated by the author may lead to the submission being disapproved or removed by UniversitEPublishing, LLC. 

Acceptable Reference Guides for Non-Scientific work (select one):
The Chicago Manual of Style.
Or the MLA Style Manual 

Reference Guide for Scientific work (select one):

APA Publication Manual
Or the MLA Guide to Scholarly Publishing.

Non-Academic Executive / Experienced Based Documents: Quality non-academic, experienced based submissions need not conform to the styles described above but will be assessed based on verifiable content, logic, practicality, grammar, clarity and constructive use in personal or organizational problem solving.

Community Service Documents: From time to time UniversitEPublishing will publish selected documents from individuals or non-profit organizations whose material has been deemed to be highly important to all readers. These documents may not conform to any writing style described above but retain sufficient value and quality to waive style requirements in the public interest. Such documents will be uploadable by authors at no charge and available for download to members at no charge.

Guidelines Subject to Change without Notice: These Guidelines are subject to change without notice thereby affecting any submissions made after the effective date of such change.

Public Documents
: UniversitEPublishing, LLC reserves the right to create and provide a unique Introduction to better explain a public document. Such Introduction shall be perceived as adding value to the public document, thereby creating a billable condition.

Review Delays Submission Assessment Process: Your submission for us to review and assess your work for possible ePublishing creates natural delays in our business process. You agree that UniversitEPublishing, LLC may take up to 120 days to determine whether a document will or will not be approved for ePublishing at our site. 

Category Selection:  UniversitEPublishing, LLC reserves the right to change the subject Category from one selected initially by the submitting author to one (or more) that we, in our exclusive assessment,  deem more appropriate to the material submitted and the marketing efforts designed and implemented exclusively by UniversitEPublishing, LLC.

UniversitEPublishing, LLC Decisions Final
: You hereby agree that the decision to accept or reject your document submission(s) for epublishing shall lie entirely with UniversitEPublishing, LLC. 
Documents posted on the UniversitEPublishing, LLC web site shall remain accessible for up to 36 months after our acceptance, if any. Extensions may be granted by UniversitEPublishing, LLC and announced to the Author in appropriate circumstances.

Promotion Permission
UniversitEPublishing, LLC may from time to time find value in promoting a particular document or documents available from our site. In such cases we may wish to disclose the author, title, category and / or other pieces of information concerning the document through one or more marketing efforts. You hereby grant UniversitEPublishing, LLC permission to so promote your work if we so desire without compensation of any kind to you.

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