Composition & ProductionBest Practices, Leading-Edge Technologies

LPP provides full-service composition and production services, including typesetting, copy editing, proofreading, indexing, and project management. Our production team combines industry-wide best practices and deep-process expertise to ensure timely delivery of print and electronic reference works of the highest quality. Our workflow utilizes both leading-edge technologies and the best of human creativity, providing exceptional value.

Content CreationFull-service Publication Development

Our full-service production team develops literary projects from inception to print-ready form in both print and electronic media. LPP partners with acknowledged leaders in academia to develop comprehensive, up-to-date materials providing both factual information and the thematic analysis demaded by today’s students and researchers.

Copyright ClearanceResearch, Rights, and Reprints

LPP maintains a dedicated staff of experienced copyright specialists who work directly with publishers and individual copyright holders to secure reprint rights for previously published text and other media. Our professional team works diligently to develop and maintain relationships with copyright holders, resulting in timely and productive resolution of permissions requests.

Editorial ServicesExperience and Excellence

Our editors rigorously evaluate previously published material for inclusion in the various Literature Criticism series, resulting in a curated collection of the best critical essays on a given subject. These essays, when combined with detailed overviews and sources of further information, provide a complete resource for the study of authors and their works, as well as literary time periods, genres, movements, and themes.

Our Services

Editorial & Content Services

LPP partners with acknowledged leaders in academia to develop comprehensive, up-to-date materials providing the information and analysis demanded by today’s researchers. Read more . . .

Composition and Production

LPP provides full-service composition and production services, including typesetting, copy editing, proofreading, indexing, and project management. Read more . . .

Copyright Clearance

LPP’s experienced copyright specialists work directly with publishers and individual copyright holders to secure reprint rights for text and other media. Read more . . .

Who We Are

Layman Poupard Publishing (LPP) is a full-service production team, developing literary projects from inception to ready-to-publish form in both print and electronic media.

We pride ourselves on professionalism, editorial excellence, and punctual delivery of enduring reference works that serve the needs of students, academics, and independent users.

LPP employs a team of professionals, who generate text, edit, typeset, code, proofread, and procure necessary reprint licenses.

We produce the Literature Criticism Series for Gale/Cengage Learning, 111 volumes per year comprising some 25 million words.

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