Submit a book proposal to UH Press

Do you have an idea for a book?

We are most keen to receive proposals on the subject areas listed below but also encourage you to contact us to discuss work covering other topics:

  • Regional History
  • Local History
  • Theatre Studies
  • Sustainable Communities
  • Education
  • Psychology

How to submit a book proposal

If you would like to submit a book proposal please:

Information for authors

University of Hertfordshire Press gives you all the advantages of a university press including high academic standards, specialist knowledge and rigorous publishing values, as well as the benefits of a small publishing house.

We provide an excellent, personal service for all our authors from the initial proposal stage through to keeping you informed about sales and marketing after your book is published.

Key benefits of publishing with University of Hertfordshire Press:

  • Personal service
  • Specialist knowledge
  • Excellent editorial support
  • A high quality product
  • Individually tailored marketing
  • Promotion through conventional and electronic channels
  • Worldwide sales and distribution

We care passionately about each book we publish and we want you to be as happy as we are with the end product. We consult you over the cover design and promotional materials, valuing your input and making sure you are fully abreast of the book's progress through production.