Association of University Presses


Formally established in 1937 as the Association of American University Presses, AUPresses is a community of publishing professionals and institutions committed to the highest caliber of research-based scholarship. Together, we advocate for the fundamental role of scholarly publishing in achieving academic excellence and in cultivating and disseminating knowledge.

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Please note, the Books for Understanding program is currently dormant. While not updated recently, many existing lists feature still-essential scholarship on current events.

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Resources

Recommended Reading:

"The Real Work of University Presses"— Jennifer Crewe & Peter BerkeryPublishers Weekly

"Scholars Talk Writing: Christie Henry" Rachel Toor, The Chronicle of Higher Education

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AAUP 2017 on Vimeo >

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