Submission Preparation Checklist
As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.
- Authors are not required to pay an Article Submission Fee
- The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
- The submission file is in Microsoft Word, RTF, or WordPerfect document file format.
- Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
- The text is single-spaced; uses a 12-point font; employs italics, rather than underlining (except with URL addresses); and all illustrations, figures, and tables are placed within the text at the appropriate points, rather than at the end.
- The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines, which is found in About the Journal.
- If submitting to a peer-reviewed section of the journal, the instructions in Ensuring a Blind Review have been followed.
Copyright NoticeWe ask that all submissions be original to AmeriQuests, although exceptions can be made by the editor. All authors retain copyright, and are permitted to publish their work after it appears in AmeriQuests, although we ask that AmeriQuests be referenced in subsequent editions. In addition, for audio and visual recordings:
- The right to record, in any medium, all aspects of the live delivery of my lecture, or my identifiable participation in the lecture event, identified above, including in visual and audio media of any kind and associated presentation materials.
- The right to use my name, photograph, picture, portrait, likeness, and voice (hereinafter collectively known as â€œimageâ€) in connection with the copying, distribution, performance, display or modification of the recorded lecture in educational materials or for any other legitimate purpose, including commercial distribution;
- The right to use, reproduce, publish, exhibit, distribute and transmit my image individually or in conjunction with other images or printed matter in the production of motion pictures, television tape, sound recordings, still photography, CD-ROM or any other media;
- The right to record, reproduce, amplify and simulate my image and all sound effects produced;
- The right to copyright in its own name works that contain my image; and
- The right to assign, transfer, or license the above rights to third parties.