New Program Encourages Transnational Collaboration Among Scholarly Publishers

PRESSES IN SOUTH AFRICA, UGANDA, UK, AND US SET TO PARTICIPATE The Association of University Presses (AUPresses) has launched a pilot program that seeks to deepen transnational dialogue and collaboration among mission-driven scholarly publishers. The AUPresses Global Partner Program will pair member presses with non-member presses in Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, and Latin America, aiming … Continue reading


Tara Martin López – Author Insights

This month, The Winter of Discontent by Tara Martin López is our chosen #FreeReadFriday title. Learn more about the book below through our chat with the author, before it's available to download free this Friday (7th of October).  Tara Martin López is Professor of Sociology at Peninsula College.* 1. What prompted you to write this book? I first heard of … Continue reading


UPs in Conversation with Authors

Dr Jon Hogg, Senior Lecturer at the Department of History, University of Liverpool, talking to Alison Welsby, Editorial Director at Liverpool University Press about a forthcoming Open Access e-textbook, Using Primary Sources:   Tell us about 'Using Primary Sources'. This is an ambitious e-textbook designed to help students in their study of History at university. … Continue reading


Academic Book Week/University Press Week events at the University of Liverpool

There are plenty of events going on at the University of Liverpool to celebrate Academic Book Week and University Press Week. Why not come along and give your input?   Launch Event Monday, 9 November, from 2.00-3.30pm in the School of the Arts Library, 19 Abercromby Square This event provides an insight into key issues regarding the … Continue reading