University of Illinois Press
Parent companyUniversity of Illinois
Country of originUnited States
Headquarters locationChampaign, Illinois
DistributionChicago Distribution Center (US)[1]
Combined Academic Publishers (EMEA)
Scholarly Book Services (Canada)
Footprint Books (Australia)[2]
Publication typesBooks, journals
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The University of Illinois Press (UIP) is an American university press and is part of the University of Illinois system. Founded in 1918, the press publishes some 120 new books each year, plus 33 scholarly journals, and several electronic projects.[3] Strengths include ethnic and multicultural studies, Lincoln and Illinois history, and the large and diverse series Music in American Life.[4]

See also


  1. ^ "Publishers served by the Chicago Distribution Center". University of Chicago Press. Retrieved September 12, 2017.
  2. ^ "UI Press | International Sales Representation". Retrieved December 2, 2017.
  3. ^ "University of Illinois Press on JSTOR". Retrieved June 17, 2020.
  4. ^ Jason Boog (June 3, 2009). "Illinois UP Receives Lifetime Achievement Award". Archived from the original on September 5, 2012. Retrieved September 14, 2010.