Products and Services

Introduction to Products and Services

A not-for-profit scholarly publisher, Duke University Press is best known for publishing in the humanities, social sciences, and mathematics. The Press publishes approximately 120 books annually and over 50 journals, as well as offering several electronic collections and open-access (OA) publishing initiatives. 

Duke University Press also partners with nonprofit scholarly journal publishers and societies to provide journal services including subscription management, fulfillment, hosting, and institutional marketing and sales.

Products: Publishing partnerships and services: Open Access (OA) publishing initiatives


Duke University Press publishes approximately 120 books annually in the humanities and social sciences. Our specialties include African studies, African American studies, American studies, anthropology, art and art history, Asian studies, Asian American studies, Chicanx/Latinx studies, cultural studies, film and TV studies, indigenous and Native American studies, music, political and social theory, queer theory/LGBT studies, religion, science studies, and women's and gender studies.



Duke University Press publishes more than 50 journals in the humanities, social sciences, and mathematics. As part of our mission to share the ideas of bold, progressive thinkers and support emerging and vital fields of scholarship, we publish both established journals at the top of their disciplines as well as emerging scholarship breaking new disciplinary ground. 


Electronic Collections

Duke University Press offers a number of electronic collections. Click the titles below to learn more. For additional information, or to request a trial, please contact Library Relations at

Visti Library Resource Center for more information. 


Open Access (OA)

Duke University Press is part of several open-access (OA) publishing initiatives. Like the scholarly publishing community at large, we have explored different funding models for OA and have found that there is no one perfect model but a variety of good options. Vist Open Access (OA) page to learn more about OA initiatives at Duke University Press.