AUPresses Snapshot

• Number of Association members: 143

• Number of members at founding in 1937: 21

• US states home to at least one AUPresses member: 43 plus the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico

• Number of Canadian provinces home to at least one AUPresses member: 6

• Number of US states and Canadian provinces home to a founding member press: 14 and 1, respectively

• US state home to the most AUPresses members: New York (15)

• City home to the most AUPresses members: Washington, DC (12)

• Number of countries home to at least one AUpresses member: 14
 Australia, Belgium, Canada, China, Egypt, Hungary, Ireland, Jamaica, Japan, the Netherlands, New Zealand, South Africa, the UK, and the US

• Titles published annually per member: 1 to 4,000

• Titles published annually by all members: approximately 14,200

• Journals published annually by all members: approximately 1,160

• Titles in print at member presses: approximately 288,000

10 Nobel Laureates in Literature since 2000 have published work with member presses: Patrick Modiano, Mo Yan, Gao Xingjian, Imre Kertész, J.M. Coetzee, Orhan Pamuk, Jean-Marie Gustave Le Clézio, Herta Müller, Mario Vargas Llosa, and Tomas Tranströmer

71% of Carnegie R1 institutions (81 of 114) host or support, through a system or consortia, a member press

79% of AAU member institutions—49 major research universities located in the US and Canada—host, or support through systems or consortia, a member press

81 major research institutions in the US and Canada can boast both an ARL member library and an AUpresses member press

 

Last updated April 2017