For Authors

General Requirements:

  • Scientific publications like books, dissertations, congress anthologies and commemorative publications
  • Language is German, English or French
  • Length of text should be between 200-800 pages
  • Unlimited Amount of b/w images
  • Submission in PDF format
  • Print is free of charge for you!
We offer you:
  • Support for PDF-layout error correction etc.
  • Wide distribution of the books due to book series and their subscribers
  • Marketing through our webshop, Announcements through "agade", promotion at conferences and through newsletters, flyers, etc.
  • Shipping of review copies
  • Editing/Proofreading for a surcharge
  • Color images for a surcharge

The following series are available to you.
Please contact the publisher or the publishing house (
Detailed layout templates will be provided.

1. Alter Orient und Altes Testament (AOAT)

published by:

  • Angelika Berlejung (berlejung(at),
  • Jan Dietrich (jan.dietrich(at)
  • Manfried Dietrich (ugarit(at),
  • Enrique Jiménez (enrique.jimenez(at),
Format 17 x 24 cm and 21 x 30 cm
Font TimesNewRoman or similar.
Linen cover

2. Altertumskunde des Vorderen Orients (AVO)

published by:

  • Thomas Kämmerer (kaemmerer(at)
Format 17 x 24 cm and 21 x 30 cm
Font TimesNewRoman or similar.
Possibility of a drawing on the cover

3. Intellectual Heritage of the Ancient and Mediaeval Near East (IHAMNE)

published by:

  • Jaakko Hämeen-Anttila (Jaakko.Hameen-Anttila(at),
  • Ilkka Lindstedt (ilkka.lindstedt(at)helsinki.).
Forma 17 x 21 cm
Font TimesNewRoman or similar.
Image on the cover

    4. Karum - Emporion - Forum. Beiträge zur Wirtschafts-, Rechts- und Sozialgeschichte des östlichen Mittelmeerraums und Altvorderasiens

    published by:

    • Angelika Lohwasser (a.lohwasser(at),
    • Hans Neumann (neumannh(at),
    • Kai Ruffing (kai.ruffing(at)

    5. Wiener Offene Orientalistik

    published by:

    • Gebhard Selz (gebhard.selz(at)

    You are also welcome to publish in our journals.

    1. Studia Mesopotamica (StMes)
    Jahrbuch für altorientalische Geschichte und Kultur

    published by:

    • Manfried Dietrich (ugarit(at),
    • Salvatore Gaspa (salvatore.gaspa(at),
    • Xianhua Wang (xw212(at)

    2. Ugarit-Forschungen (UF)
    Internationales Jahrbuch für die Altertumskunde Syrien-Palästinas

    published by:

    • Manfried Dietrich (ugarit(at),
    • Valérie Matoïan (valerie.matoian(at),
    • Giovanni Mazzini (giovanni.mazzini(at),
    • Wilfred Watson (wge.watson(at),
    • Nicolas Wyatt (niqmad3(at)
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