Freely available online
CABI Open Books are freely and immediately available online at CAB eBooks upon publication and are clearly labelled as 'open access'. They are accessible to anyone worldwide, which ensures distribution to the widest possible audience.
There are also other CABI products available under an open access models such as the Invasive Species Compendium.
All CABI Open Books are indexed, down to chapter level, in CAB Abstracts and (where relevant) Global Health, bringing them to a global audience of researchers, teachers and students.
Authors retain copyright
CABI Open Books are published under the Creative Commons license CC BY-NC-ND (see Creative Commons for more information). This license allows people to download your work and share it with others as long as they credit you, but they can’t change it in any way or use it commercially.
Many book types available
CABI Open Books accepts manuscripts for authored and edited books of academic monographs, practitioner books and conference proceedings to make small books of 128 – 256 pages, medium books of 257 – 416 pages and large books over 416 pages.
The highest quality standards
CABI Open Books are subject to the same high-level peer-review, production and publishing processes followed by traditional CABI books. We offer excellent author care from our team of dedicated staff and will advise you on the best way to ensure maximum quality of your book for the price. Meet our team here...