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Advancing scholarship at U-M and beyond

Michigan Publishing publishes scholarly and educational materials in a range of formats for wide distribution and permanent preservation. We support the broadest possible access to scholarship by promoting:

  • faculty public engagement and expert connections;
  • diversity, equity, and inclusion through the selection and distribution of content; and
  • academic innovation by publishing work that leverages digital technology.
2,000 original contributions published every year. 10M readers download U-M faculty scholarly outputs, advancing public engagement. 60 award-winning University of Michigan Press books in last 5 years recognize academic innovation.
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Emily Wilcox

I wanted my book to reach the largest possible readership, especially among international audiences and economically underprivileged communities who may not have the financial or institutional resources to easily purchase books or access them through university libraries.

Emily WilcoxAssociate professor of modern Chinese studies

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By the Numbers

Original contributions published every year
Readers download U-M faculty scholary outputs, advancing public engagement
Award-winning University of Michigan Press books in last 5 years recognize academic innovation