AAUP Welcomes New Members

AAUP pleased to welcome Manchester University Press as a new International Member. The press, more than a century old, is based in Manchester UK and the third largest university press in England, publishing approximately 140 books a year and about 15 journals. In addition, RIT Press—formerly RIT Cary Graphic Arts Press—has been admitted as a Full Member after a four-year introductory membership.

A complete list of AAUP members, with links to websites, blogs, and social media, can be found here.

2014 Annual Meeting

AAUP 2014: "Open to Debate" will be held June 22-24 at the Marriott New Orleans. Preliminary agendas for pre-meeting workshops have been posted on the meeting website. The full preliminary program and registration will be posted mid-March. Reservations for exhibitor tables are now being accepted.

2014 Book, Jacket, and Journal Show

Judging for the 2014 AAUP Book, Jacket, and Journal Show took place January 23-24 at the AAUP Central Office in New York City. Approximately 263 books, 330 jacket and cover designs, and 4 journals were entered. 39 books, 22 jackets and covers, and 1 journal were chosen by the jurors as the very best examples from this pool of excellent design. A list of the selected entries can be found on the AAUP website. The 2014 show will premiere at the AAUP Annual Meeting in New Orleans this June. We sincerely thank all participating member presses for their support of this very successful design competition!

2014 AAUP Directory

The latest AAUP Directory, an essential reference for anyone involved in scholarly publishing, is now available in both print and electronic versions from the University of Chicago Press.