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Manuscript Clearance Information

Manuscript Clearance PROCESS Overview

A step-by-step overview of the entire manuscript clearance process can be viewed here. This resource does not contain all information that students need to know to complete the process.

Templates & FORMATTING Guides

Word and LaTex templates formatted to FSU's guidelines are available for student use. Students can also access step-by-step help documents to resolve common formatting issues in Word.

Manuscript Clearance  Assistance 

The Manuscript Clearance Advisors are available to answer any formatting questions you have about your manuscript. Additionally, prior workshop presentation slides are available here.

Please contact the Manuscript Clearance Office with any questions by phone (850-644-3501) or email (

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