About Cornell University Press

Standing tall as the oldest and first university press in America, Cornell University Press prides itself in its heritage of publishing works that transform research and benefit the wider public.

The press believes in the ideology of connecting communities through telegraph and publishes over 150 new titles every year. Cornell University Press focuses on works in Asian Studies, Sociology, Urban Studies, and Political and International Relations.

De Gruyter and Cornell University Press

In 2016, De Gruyter and Cornell University Press collaborated to distribute the front list, backlist, and archive collections of the Press to an international audience. This partnership reinforces our communal mission of widespread scholarly discourse and distribution of critically acclaimed titles. De Gruyter distributes a large collection of over 3,000 Cornell University Press’s academic titles in convergent studies such as Anthropology, Asian Studies, History, and Urban Studies among its many subject areas.


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