Amsterdam University Press

Publish with AUP

Amsterdam University Press (AUP) is actively seeking proposals for cutting-edge research from a global network. In the context of the current pandemic, AUP maintains its commitment to scholarly excellence and the worldwide dissemination of knowledge.

Publishing Programme

AUP's paper and e-format publishing programme is in standing with other major scholarly publishers of the Humanities and Social Sciences. AUP publishes high-quality, peer-reviewed Academic Books in English, Textbooks for universities and higher education, Journals, and Major Reference Works.

Why Publish your Research with AUP?

Academic Monographs and Edited Collections

  1. AUP has run a successful print and digital programme of outstanding academic publications for almost thirty years.

  2. All publications are evaluated by an international editorial board of appointed experts and are subject to a full external peer-review.

  3. AUP has a highly qualified and professional team providing close author support throughout the entire publishing experience. AUP offer in-house copy-editing by experienced native speakers.

  4. AUP prides itself on the efficiency and thoroughness of the publication process, from the delivery of the final manuscript right through to publication.

  5. AUP offer global distribution and sales through an extensive network of distributors and representatives in all key markets.

  6. AUP's international marketing strategy is designed to reach scholars, specialists, and readers through cultivated distribution of information. AUP strives to have a presence at all major conferences.

  7. AUP is partnered with some of the world’s finest research institutions and collaboratively produce outstanding book series across AUP’s core disciplines.

  8. AUP is a longstanding supporter of Open Access publishing and releases many academic books in Open Access directly on publication.

  9. AUP boasts an international scope of authors, series editors, and publishers.

  10. AUP is part of a global academic network, distinguishing an open, creative, and internationally orientated attitude in acquisitions, sales and marketing.

Educational Textbooks

  1. AUP is strong in publishing both Dutch- and English-language textbooks for institutes that teach students from a variety of backgrounds or students who are in the process of switching to an English-language course.

  2. AUP is unique in that it offers a distribution and marketing network for books in both languages.

  3. Partnered with key institutions to cooperatively develop and publish new research.

  4. AUP textbooks are promoted to the educational market through campaigns to carefully selected tutors to encourage course adoptions.

  5. Dutch- and English-language textbooks are distributed by the CB and the English-language textbooks additionally benefit from the same rigor of the Sales and Distribution apparatus of the Academic Programme.

Submit a Proposal

If you would like to submit a proposal, please read the author guide relevant to your publication to ensure it fits AUP's publishing programme.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact AUP's friendly staff. AUP look forward to receiving your proposal.