Volunteer Opportunities

Book Proposal Reviewer

Evaluates book proposals to determine suitability for publication by the honor society. In keeping with usual book publishing practices, the identity of the author/editor will be disclosed to reviewers, but the reviewers’ identities will not be known to the author/editor.

Benefits to you

  • Contribute to peer-reviewed publications about a single subject that can be used to inform the public, expand or alter a body of knowledge, or prompt the nursing profession into dialog
  • Receive recognition as an honor society volunteer

What you will do

  • Evaluate the relevance of the topic
  • Evaluate the applicability of the topic to the identified nursing audience
  • Evaluate the rigor of the research and documentation in supporting the topic
  • Evaluate the appropriateness of the proposed organization of the book

Your commitment

  • Appointed for specific manuscript topics

Acceptance criteria

  • Members and non-members who are experts in their particular field of nursing and are qualified to assess book proposals via experience authoring and editing nursing books

How do I apply?

  • Complete a VIProfile, indicating the following interest category: Writing/Editing/Editorial – Manuscript reviewer


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