As a leading publisher of academic content, De Gruyter’s mission is to disseminate knowledge and encourage curiosity for new subjects. To fulfill this mission, however, we need reliable partners – including above all you, our author. There are many good reasons to choose us as your publisher.

Our promise

Highest publication standards

Our most precious asset

Our authors

Our goal

Increase the visibility and reach of your work

Why De Gruyter?

Experience and reputation:

De Gruyter was founded in 1749, giving us a record of nearly three centuries working with academics as a publishing partner.

We want you to be happy:

In a survey of more than 5,000 authors conducted in 2017, 77% reported being satisfied with their experience with De Gruyter. Some 78% rated De Gruyter positively compared with other publishing houses.

Dedicated to your success worldwide:

We maintain an international presence on your behalf with offices in Berlin, Munich, Basel, Vienna, Warsaw, Boston, and Beijing, enabling us to take your research results global.

From “A” for archeology to “Z” for zoology:

We can offer you a comprehensive range of publishing options that includes 29 subject areas in the humanities and sciences. Our imprints and partner publishers are excellent examples of this variety. At De Gruyter, you will be sure to find the right home for your work.

Partnerships and cooperations:

De Gruyter has a distinguished network for disseminating and exchanging knowledge, having established more than 200 partnerships with scientific institutions and academies, such as IUPAC, IFLA, the Mineralogical Society of America, Societas Linguistica Europaea, and Germany’s Kant-Gesellschaft.

Open and innovative:

De Gruyter is one of the largest open access publishers in the world. We help to provide ungated access to leading academic research with around 2,000 open access book titles and 90 open access journals. We would be happy to advise you on publishing your content as open access.