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Book Proposal Submission: Respond to this Survey

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Book title: *

Full name: *

If this is a part of a series, please provide the name of the series. *

Estimated book length (# of pages): *

Estimated completion date of the manuscript: *

This questionnaire was completed on (enter YYYY-MM-DD): *

Bibliographic Information

Title(s): *

Affiliation(s): *

How should your name and affiliations appear in our promotion?

Present address (if possible, provide home address also): *

Telephone number (if possible, provide home or mobile phone number): *

Fax number: *

Email address: *

Birthdate (this information will be used solely for securing CIP data from the National Library of Canada), enter YYYY-MM-DD:

Would you prefer not to have your birthdate display in the CIP data section of the book?
Please provide personal distinctions (academic degrees, honours, distinctions conferred, and posts held) that are relevant to this book or software and could contribute to promotion. Please email curriculum vitae separately if you have one available.  Previous publications of relevance to the promotion of this book or software: *

Primary readership of your book or usership of your software: *
(a) Disciplines

(b) Book or software features that will appeal specifically to this audience: *

Secondary readership or usership:
(a) Discipline(s)

(b) Book or software features that will appeal to this audience:

Professional societies to which your intended audience would belong (please indicate appropriate subdivisions, if any):

Professional journals that are read by your intended audience:

Exhibits/Conferences. Please provide the dates, places, and names of organizers of conventions relevant to your book or software.

Mailing Lists. If you have access to any up-to-date mailing lists that we may use for advertising the book, please attach or advise us. Please make certain that the lists have complete names and addresses, including postal codes. Briefly describe the mailing lists that you have below.

Describe your book or software, taking into account the questions that follow. This information will serve as the basis for our promotional material. *

What is the purpose of your book and/or software? *

Who is the intended audience? *

What are the most important features of your work? *

Which new results, methods, or information are of particular interest to readers or users? *

Is the approach to the subject matter new? *

What benefits can readers expect to derive from the book or software? *

If this is a new edition, how does it differ from the previous one?

Provide details of the previous edition (name of publisher, last release of the edition, sales data, if available)

What are the relevant advantages over rival publications or software? *

If your book or software is intended as a textbook, in which department will the subject matter be taught?

What are the titles of potential courses?

Please suggest any illustrations for use in promotion. Please do not suggest art that has been used by permission from another source.

Please supply us with a brief biography of the author(s)/editor(s), which will be used as the basis for our promotional material. *

Reviews of Your Book or Software. Please list, in order of importance, the name and address of all journals you believe might review your book or software. This should include Canadian, U.S. and overseas journals.

Manuscript or Software Reviews. Please provide name and contact information (mail address; telephone/fax number; email address) of two or three suggested reviewers for your material whom you have not personally contacted in this regard. (We will also attempt to locate our own reviewers.)

Rival Publications or Software. Are there any books or software of similar content and level presently on the market? If so, please identify them. If possible, please list title, author(s), publisher, year of publication and price.

Special Sales  If you are aware of any institutions, corporations, or agencies that might be interested in bulk purchases of your book or software, please provide their contact information (institution's name; contact person; mail address; telephone/fax number; email address).

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