Pre-Proposal Guidelines

The Pre-Proposal is meant to be a relatively brief and informal document that is of maximum use to an author. The Pre-Proposal is designed to help authors focus their thinking about a possible born digital book and to provide preliminary feedback on a proposed project from the CCDP Editors.

Although we include suggestions for possible sections below, authors should tailor the information they include to the specific nature of projects they are exploring, the composing stage at which they find themselves, and the feedback they are seeking.

Possible sections for Pre-Proposals: