The peer-reviewed edited volume of the Mediterranean harbour Cities I will be published at the HFF Research Series at Sidestone Press in Leiden, with the assistance of the HFF Publications Manager, Dr Sara Rich.

We are happy to announce that the edited volume will be immediately freely available through Open Access via the Sidestone webpage and available for purchase as a paperback and hardback. The volume will be freely downloaded as a PDF following 4 years of publication.

Information for the authors:

Style Guide and images

It is critical that all authors adhere to the HFF Style Guide (linked here and available on the HFF Publications website), that will ensure the timely publication of our edited volume. In addition to following the Style Guide, authors should limit images to those that are essential for the communication of the material. Please fill in HFF’s image reproduction permission form for obtaining the necessary copyrights for images.

Legal permits on data and acknowledgments

Please also be advised that papers in the volume cannot have been published elsewhere and that the data presented must have been obtained with legal permission, such as with an excavation or survey permit.

Acknowledgments of legal and financial support should be named appropriately in the acknowledgments section of each paper.