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Duke University Press

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Parent company  Duke University
Official website
Parent organization  Duke University
Country of origin  United States
Founded  1921
Duke University Press httpslh3googleusercontentcombBl8NbeJ1cAAA

Publication types  Books, Academic journals
Headquarters location  Durham, North Carolina, United States

Journal publishing at duke university press

Duke University Press is an academic publisher of books and journals, and a unit of Duke University. It publishes approximately 120 books annually and more than 40 academic journals, as well as five electronic collections. The company publishes primarily in the humanities and social sciences but is also particularly well known for its mathematics journals.


The company was founded in 1921 as Trinity College Press with William T. Laprade as its first director. Following a restructuring and expansion, the name was changed to "Duke University Press" in 1926 with William K. Boyd taking over as director.

Books at duke university press

Open access

Duke is one of thirteen publishers to participate in the Knowledge Unlatched pilot, a global library consortium approach to funding open access books. Duke has provided four books for the Pilot Collection.


Duke University Press Wikipedia