Writing with contributors can be tremendously rewarding and lead to an exciting textbook that is strengthened by multiple perspectives and areas of expertise. It can bring out the best in individual authors, who are motivated by dialogue and exploration regarding the content and how to best present it. Of course, it’s also great to be able to divide the work.
This guide walks you through the various aspects of working with contributors. The information will help you maintain healthy, productive, and successful working relationships with all of the parties involved in your publishing project.