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COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY PRESS is a university press based in New York City , and affiliated with Columbia University . It is currently directed by Jennifer Crewe (2014–present) and publishes titles in the humanities and sciences , including the fields of literary and cultural studies, history , social work , sociology , religion , film , and international studies .

Founded in 1893, Columbia University Press is notable for publishing reference works, such as _ The Columbia Encyclopedia _ (1935–present), _The Columbia Granger's Index to Poetry_ (online as _The Columbia World of Poetry Online_) and _The Columbia Gazetteer of the World_ (also online) and for publishing music.

First among American university presses to publish in electronic formats, in 1998 the Press founded an online-only site, _Columbia International Affairs Online_ (CIAO) and _Columbia Earthscape_ (in 2009).

In 2011, Columbia University Press bought UK publisher Wallflower Press.

NOTES AND REFERENCES

* ^ Jeff Camhi (15 April 2013). _A Dam in the River: Releasing the Flow of University Ideas_. Algora Publishing. pp. 149–. ISBN 978-0-87586-989-6 . Retrieved 31 August 2013. * ^ Thompson, John (2005). _Books in the Digital Age_. Polity. pp. 354–356. ISBN 9780745634784 . * ^ " Columbia University Press Acquires Wallflower Press". _ Publishers Weekly _. 2011-06-14. Retrieved 2014-06-26.

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