Author Submissions


Submissions to the Scientific Publications of the American Museum of Natural History are restricted to Museum staff, curators emeriti, recipients of Museum fellowships (graduate students and postdocs), and Research Associates. Manuscripts by unaffiliated authors will not be considered for publication except by invitation from the Chair of the Publications Committee. Unaffiliated authors whose research was supported by the Museum, or whose research is substantially based on Museum collections or otherwise closely concerns the museum, may contact members of the publication committee for more information.

Please consult the following policies, guidelines, and style manual before submitting your work. You may contact the associate editors with questions about the submission process.