Notes for contributors

Write for AARGnews? Some hints and dates for contributors

If you want to contribute to AARGnews first contact the editor with an outline of your proposed paper or attaching a copy of it for comment. Past issues of AARGnews will give an idea of the type and range of content and the variety in layout and style that is acceptable. There are no real rules or instructions for contributors but the following may help.

Page size: A4, preferably portrait format but landscape when necessary. Larger pages can be used when necessary but please first talk to the editor.

Font: preferred font is Times New Roman 12 or 11pt for text, Univers/Arial 9 or 10pt for captions.

Text body: set margins to 3.5cm (top), 2.5cm (remainder).

File type: text in Rich Text Format or Word for Windows, illustrations (to be set in text) as good quality jpegs or as pdf files for whole pages.

Length: generally up to 10 pages including illustrations

Copy dates: usually February 14 and August 14 for March and September issues.

Some contributions may be subject to peer review when this is considered appropriate.

Publication is entirely in pdf format and contributors will be sent a copy of their work for filing and distribution. Copyright remains with the writer.

Editor’s address: rog.palmer@ntlworld.com

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