Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Where are your books indexed?

Nova’s books and journals are listed in indexes owned by:
• PsychInfo
•  Index Copernicus
•  Cinahl
•  Proquest
•  Elsevier
-CABS BioBase
• Chemical Abstracts
• Mathematical Reviews
• Ulrich’s Serials Solutions Database

Can I post my chapter on ResearchGate and

The preprint version can be posted at any time. The formatted chapter can be posted six months after publication.

Where can I find a list of your eBooks?

Every hardcover and softcover book is offered as an ebook. Please go to the book you are interested in and select ebook for the Binding.

How do we get a digital copy for our library?

We send all our ebooks to Proquest and EBSCO. To get a copy of one of our books for your academic or public library, you must directly contact them at EBSCO or ProQuest. Please Note: A book will not be in their system until after it has been published. In order to check whether a book has been published, please check its listing on our website. Thank you.

Can I have my book printed with a personal message?

If you or your contributors order twenty or more copies of the printed book, we will print a special edition which will include a page with a personal message to friends and peers. We will also include a free copy of the book to be shipped to the same location. Your personal message may be sent to Mrs. Donna Dennis at Thank you.

When will I know if my chapter is accepted?

It takes 32 days (average) to inform an author of a rejection.
It takes 30 days (average) to inform an author of acceptance but the article needs minor modifications.
It takes 9 days (average) to inform an author of acceptance.
For any questions regarding your chapter or book acceptance, please contact Stella Rosa at For any questions regarding journal article status, please contact Louis Maurici at Thank you.

I need a Certificate of Recognition. How do I request one?

Please email us at and write Certificate of Recognition in the subject line.

Thank you!

By what means will my book be searchable?

Some of NOVA’s Vendors include:


Where are your eBooks available?

All Nova e-books and e-journals are available at ProQuest, EBSCO, Elsevier, CNPIEC, CEPIEC, Kortext, Bowker, Gardners and EdTech.

Barnes&Noble and Ingram arrangements are underway.

Are your eBooks secure?

Yes. Our eBooks are secured with text or image watermarks. Some of our eBooks require the customer to input a password that we provide. This is to protect the eBook from being copied and/or illegally distributed.

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