The University Press Group (UPG) is jointly owned by the University Presses of California, Columbia and Princeton and is responsible for the sales of their print books in the UK and Ireland, Europe, The Middle East and Africa.

​This website has information on the three presses and links to their sites. You can also download subject and seasonal catalogues, as well as lists of available titles. Please get in touch if you would like any more information, or if you would like to open an account.

Our Presses

University of California Press is one of the most forward-thinking scholarly publishers, committed to influencing public discourse and challenging the status quo. At a time of dramatic change for scholarship and publishing, we collaborate with faculty, librarians, authors, and students to stay ahead of today’s knowledge demands and shape the future of publishing.

Columbia University Press advances world knowledge through outstanding writing and research focusing on the global, the urban, and the contemporary. Our books and electronic resources bring new ideas and foundational understanding to a diverse and engaged worldwide readership of the intellectually curious, both within and across academic disciplines and other conventional boundaries. We share our parent institution’s educational and research mission as well as its international reputation.

Princeton University Press brings scholarly ideas to the world. We publish peer-reviewed books that connect authors and readers across spheres of knowledge to advance and enrich the global conversation. We embrace the highest standards of scholarship, inclusivity, and diversity in our publishing. In keeping with Princeton University’s commitment to serve the nation and the world, we publish for scholars, students, and engaged readers everywhere.

New & Noteworthy

UPG May 2021 New Titles

UPG May 2021 New Titles

Please find below links to download a PDF and Excel spreadsheet showing all titles publishing in May 2021 from the UPG presses. There is also a link to the collection on Edelweiss.  

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An I-Novel by Minae Mizumura reviewed in the New York Times

An I-Novel by Minae Mizumura reviewed in the New York Times

Minae Mizumura’s An I-Novel is a semi-autobiographical work that takes place over the course of a single day in the 1980s. Minae is a Japanese expatriate graduate student who has lived in the United States for two decades but turned her back on the English language...

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Seasonal Catalogues

Subject Catalogues

UPG Representation

In addition to selling the lists of our three presses, we also represent Yale University Press in Belgium, Luxembourg and the Netherlands and the University of Chicago press in Benelux, Scandinavia, Spain, Portugal and Italy.

Please get in touch with us if you would like more information on their titles. You can download their latest catalogues from the links below:

Meet the UPG team

Simon Gwynn

Simon Gwynn

Managing Director

Ben Mitchell

Ben Mitchell

UK Sales Manager

Peter Jacques

Peter Jacques

Sales Representative Europe

Dominique Bartshukoff

Dominique Bartshukoff

Sales Representative Europe

Lois Edwards

Lois Edwards

Business Manager

Sallianne Tidd

Sallianne Tidd

Business Administrator

Jo Foss

Jo Foss

Marketing Administrator

Dawn Taryma

Dawn Taryma

Administrative Assistant

Agents

ALGERIA, CYPRUS, JORDAN, MOROCCO, MALTA, PALESTINE, ISRAEL, TUNISIA, TURKEY

Claire De Gruchy
Avicenna Partnership Ltd
E: avicenna-cdeg@outlook.com

BAHRAIN, EGYPT, IRAQ, IRAN, KUWAIT, LEBANON, LIBYA, OMAN, QATAR, SAUDI ARABIA, SYRIA, UAE, YEMEN

Bill Kennedy
Avicenna Partnership Ltd

E: avicennabk@gmail.com

REPUBLIC OF IRELAND & NORTHERN IRELAND

Robert Towers
E: rtowers16@gmail.com

SUB SAHARAN AFRICA (EXCEPT SOUTH AFRICA)

Kelvin Van Hasselt
E: kelvin@kvhbooks.co.uk

Distribution

John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
European Distribution Centre
New Era Estate
Oldlands Way
Bognor Regis PO22 9NQ
United Kingdom
T: +44 (0)1243 843294
E: customer@wiley.com
W: www.pubeasy.com

Contact UPG

If you have any questions about any of our presses and titles, if you’d like to open an account or if you have an account and you’d like to discuss terms, then please get in touch using the form below. We look forward to hearing from you.

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