Please submit articles to the Editor by email at least 4 weeks before the month of publication. The Newsletter is published in March, June, September and December of each year.

Articles provided must be Microsoft Word files. If you are submitting images, logos, graphs or tables with your article, please do not paste them into a Word document or supply them embedded within a PDF. All images should be sent as separate files and must be at least 300 dpi for acceptable print reproduction.

Articles are typically ~2000-2500 words in length, clear, concise and written in English. Articles must contain: A complete title, Authors’ name(s), Institutions where the research was performed, other institutions involved for each author, and a corresponding email address for the author to whom all correspondence should be sent. Jargon should not be used; acronyms and abbreviations must be clearly defined the first time they are used and then used consistently thereafter throughout the article.

Image File Formats

The accepted file formats are:
• .jpeg (Joint Photographic Experts Group)
• .tiff (Tagged Image File Format)
• .eps (Encapsulated PostScript)
• .ai (Adobe Illustrator)
• .psd (Photoshop Document)
• .indd (InDesign Document)
• .pdf (Portable Document File)

The publisher cannot use .gif, .bmp or .png files for print.

If you are supplying logos or vector illustrations please supply them as .ai or .eps files with fonts converted to outlines. Any fonts that are not converted to outlines may not reproduce correctly.

Image Resolution

Image resolution or dpi (dots per inch) refers to the number of pixels per inch in a digital image. If supplying digital images for print, please ensure they are at least 300 dpi. Images supplied at a lower resolution will not be high enough quality to be used. Please do not supply images taken off a website.

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