Why publish with us?
Pickering & Chatto is a publisher with an international reputation and a strong emphasis on high academic standards. Publishing with us will make you part of a dynamic publishing programme designed to meet the needs of a demanding academic readership. We value our academics, ensuring that their work gains the world coverage and profile it deserves.
We believe we offer an excellent level of author care from the inception of a project right through the publishing life of an edition. From the start we believe in good communication, keeping our prospective authors informed as their proposal passes through the peer review process. We always ensure that a decision on whether to publish is made as soon as the reviews come in. Once a project has been commissioned we stay in regular contact and offer a high level of support to our authors and editors. We will make every effort to help you meet your targets and to ensure a rapid publication of your work once it has been submitted.
Editorial and production standards
Our editorial standards are very high and we offer a full editorial service to all our editors and authors. Our editorial team has considerable expertise in all aspects of publishing. All our works are subject to a full copyediting process we also offer a text collection and permissions clearance service for all our major works. Our in-house production team ensures that your work is professionally set to the highest standards and our books are produced to the most rigorous specifications including acid-free paper and sewn bindings.
Promotion, publication and beyond
We make a virtue out of the specialist nature of our publishing by producing highly targeted marketing campaigns. Every title receives individual attention using a combination of direct mail, electronic promotion, marketing through conferences and review coverage to get the best results. We have the satisfaction of seeing our titles held by thousands of libraries worldwide.