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Edinburgh
Edinburgh
University Press is a scholarly publisher of academic books and journals, based in Edinburgh, Scotland.

Contents

1 History 2 Publishing

2.1 Ebooks 2.2 Open access

3 Business 4 References 5 External links

History[edit] Edinburgh
Edinburgh
University Press was founded in the 1940s and became a wholly owned subsidiary of the University of Edinburgh
University of Edinburgh
in 1992.[3] Books
Books
and journals published by the Press carry the imprimatur of The University of Edinburgh. All proposed publishing projects are appraised and approved by the Press Committee, which consists of academics from the university. Since August 2004, the Press has had Charitable Status.[4] In November 2013, Edinburgh
Edinburgh
University Press acquired Dundee University Press for an undisclosed sum, with a stated aim to increase textbook and digital sales, with a particular focus on law.[2][5] Brodies
Brodies
advised Edinburgh
Edinburgh
University Press on the terms of the acquisition.[6] Publishing[edit] Edinburgh
Edinburgh
University Press publishes a range of research publications, which include scholarly monographs and reference works, as well as materials which are available on-line. The Press also publishes textbooks for students and lecturers.[4] The press publishes around 205 books and 42 journals each year.[7] Edinburgh
Edinburgh
University Press publishes mostly in humanities and social sciences.[8][9] Ebooks[edit] The press participates in the ebook platforms University Press Scholarship Online (as Edinburgh
Edinburgh
Scholarship Online),[10] Books
Books
at JSTOR[11] and University Publishing Online,[12] and also works with a number of ebook aggregators.[13] Open access[edit] EUP supports both gold and green open access publishing,[14] and is one of 13 publishers to participate in the Knowledge Unlatched pilot, a global library consortium approach to funding open access books.[15] Business[edit] The Trustees normally meet five times a year, and are responsible for the conduct of the Edinburgh
Edinburgh
University Press.[4] Edinburgh
Edinburgh
University Press achieved combined book and journal revenues of over £2.37m for the year ending 31 July 2013, a 7% increase on the previous year.[2] Profit before interest was £197,000, which was marginally down on 2012 due to continued investment in editorial and marketing areas.[2] References[edit]

^ "Distribution - Edinburgh
Edinburgh
University Press". Retrieved 2017-10-23.  ^ a b c d Campbell, Lisa (4 November 2013). "Dundee UP acquired by Edinburgh". Bookseller Media Ltd. Retrieved 1 December 2013.  ^ " Edinburgh
Edinburgh
University Press". University of Edinburgh. Retrieved 1 December 2013.  ^ a b c "About Us". Edinburgh
Edinburgh
University Press. Retrieved 1 December 2013.  ^ " Edinburgh
Edinburgh
University Press buys Dundee publisher". BBC News. 4 November 2013. Retrieved 1 December 2013.  ^ " Brodies
Brodies
advised Edinburgh
Edinburgh
University Press". Brodies. Retrieved 1 December 2013.  ^ " Edinburgh
Edinburgh
University Press". JSTOR. Retrieved 1 December 2013.  ^ " Publisher
Publisher
of the Month: Edinburgh
Edinburgh
University Press". Books
Books
from Scotland. Archived from the original on 3 December 2013. Retrieved 1 December 2013.  ^ "About Us". Edinburgh
Edinburgh
University Press. Retrieved 17 May 2016.  ^ " Edinburgh
Edinburgh
Scholarship Online". University Press Scholarship Online. Retrieved 9 September 2016.  ^ " Books
Books
at JSTOR". JSTOR. Retrieved 9 September 2016.  ^ Campbell, Lisa (11 September 2012). "EUP & Boydell join University Publishing Online". Bookseller Media Ltd. Retrieved 1 December 2013.  ^ "Librarian Orders: Ebooks for Libraries". Edinburgh
Edinburgh
University Press. Retrieved 9 September 2016.  ^ "Open Access". Edinburgh
Edinburgh
University Press. Retrieved 17 May 2016.  ^ "Good for publishers". knowledgeunlatched.org. 

External links[edit]

Official website - Corporate information and journals publishing programme Official website – books publishing programme

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University of Edinburgh

Governance

Chancellor: HRH The Princess Royal Rector: Ann Henderson Principal: Peter Mathieson

General Council University Court Senatus Academicus

History

Academic dress Edinburgh
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and St Andrews Universities Parliamentary Constituency Edinburgh
Edinburgh
Seven Plinian Society

People

List of University of Edinburgh
University of Edinburgh
people List of University of Edinburgh
University of Edinburgh
medical people List of Nobel laureates affiliated with the University of Edinburgh List of professorships at the University of Edinburgh

Academic divisions

College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Business School Edinburgh
Edinburgh
College of Art (ECA) Economics New College, Edinburgh
Edinburgh
(School of Divinity) Health in Social Science Law Literatures, Languages and Cultures Moray House School of Education Nursing Studies Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences Social and Political Sciences

College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine

Medical School Edinburgh
Edinburgh
Cancer Research Centre Scottish Centre for Regenerative Medicine Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies

College of Science and Engineering

Chemistry GeoSciences Informatics Physics and Astronomy

Facilities

Appleton Tower Bedlam Theatre Informatics Forum King's Buildings Edinburgh
Edinburgh
University Library McEwan Hall New College Centre for Open Learning Old College Pollock Halls Edinburgh
Edinburgh
University Press Reid Concert Hall The Royal Observatory Talbot Rice Gallery St Cecilia's Hall St Leonard's Hall

Students

Students' Association Sports Union Men's Football Club Women's Football Club Boat Club Bedlam Theatre The Improverts Children's Holiday Venture Edinburgh
Edinburgh
University RFC Fresh Air The Journal (newspaper) Labour Students Meadows Marathon Music Society The Pleasance Potterrow Student
Student
Centre Royal Medical Society Socialist Society The Scottish Varsity The Student
Student
(newspaper) Teviot Row House

Books
Books
portal

Authority control

WorldCat Identities VIAF: 130458260 LCCN: no00045564 ISNI: 0000 0000 8949 6161 GND: 1086232674 BNF:

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