Submitting the Manuscript

Please submit the manuscript via AFP's Editorial Manager system( The following file formats are acceptable:

  • Microsoft Word (DOC or DOCX) [preferred]
  • Rich Text Format (RTF)
  • Word Perfect (WP5)

View thorough instructions for submitting the article in Editorial Manager(3 MB PDF). These instructions show how to create a login and password for first-time users, and go through each stage of the submission process in detail.

Please see the guidelines regarding figures for information on file formats for art work and photographs. Remember that figures should not be embedded in the word processor document or created using the “Drawing” tools of your word processor.