Become an Author

Whether you have a classroom teaching tip to share or the results of a research study to present, ILA has a publication venue to meet your needs. For more information on how to become an ILA author, please read the instructions provided for each publication. We look forward to receiving your manuscript.

ILA journals are peer reviewed, edited by leaders in the field, and produced by a professional publishing staff. Authors receive careful evaluation of their work and detailed advice regarding how it can best be presented. Our journals reach tens of thousands of literacy educators worldwide, so you can be guaranteed a wide audience for your work. Each journal has particular requirements; see the individual links below for more information.

Literacy Today, ILA's bimonthly digital magazine for members, accepts submissions of articles from 500 to 950 words that reflect current trends in literacy instruction and provide easy-to-implement ideas for today's educators. E-mail literacytoday@reading.org with article submissions, suggestions, and pitches. Bylines, bios, and photos are required.