Books@Atla Open Press' editorial workflow for Scholarly Editions can be visualized in four stages: Recruitment, Review, Production, and Release. Click the links below for further details.
The editorial board is responsible for actively soliciting new projects.
The editorial board (plus peer reviewers, as applicable) is responsible for reviewing submissions. The EiC is responsible for communications with submitting authors/editors. The SCDPM is responsible for engaging a cover designer and a copy editor (as necessary).
Atla staff are responsible for movement of manuscript content into Editoria, creation of the copyright and title pages, finalization of the cover, and preparation of final galleys for publication. The liaison editor is responsible for working with the author to finalize content. The copy editor is responsible for copy editing. The EiC is responsible for final review and approval to publish.
Atla staff are responsible for publishing the new volume to the Books@ website, making it available through Amazon, and distributing review and contributor copies. The editorial board is responsible for identifying outlets for review and for promoting the release.
Books@Atla Open Press Scholarly Editions Workflows and Procedures for OMP 3.1.2
Prepared March 2020
Last revised April 2020