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The style guide used for MTL publications was created in 2005 by an MTL
staffer. It is based on elements of the Chicago Manual
Info for Authors
Call for Abstracts submission form
Abstracts may be submitted online from October 14-31, 2008.
- Prepare your abstract following the guidelines provided
by the MARC2009 Steering Committee. You will save considerable time
abiding by these guidelines now, as we will ask you to make corrections
to documents with incorrect formatting. Common mistakes include:
too many figures, figures that do not render correctly, incorrect
usage of grammar, incorrect formatting of footnotes, and abstracts
that continue onto a second page. This is the single most
important step in the whole process!
- On the Abstract Submission Form page, enter your name and e-mail address
EXACTLY as you provided it during the Call for Titles. If you gave an
incorrect address, please contact us so we can help you! We use your
e-mail address as a unique ID to tie your submission to all of your
- Submit only a Word document with the .doc extension. Please do not
simply rename the .dot file extension to .doc. Doing so can cause problems.
Titles accepted on or before 5 PM: October 31, 2008 (no late
Contact a MARC 2009 Technical or Steering Committee
We look forward to receiving your MARC2009 submission.
If there are any questions or concerns about the form, please contact