Carnegie Mellon University

Submissions Guidelines


As of 2023, the Press is no longer reading unsolicited manuscripts.


The Press considers only manuscripts that are complete.

For nonfiction submissions, please send a letter of introduction, updated curriculum vitae, an outline or table of contents, and a sample chapter.

Please do not send a complete manuscript with your initial inquiry.

Submit your materials to:

Nonfiction Editor
Carnegie Mellon University Press
5032 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA  15289-1021

By email:
Subject Line: Nonfiction Submission

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