University Press of America

University Press of America is an academic publisher based in the United States. Part of the independent Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group, it was founded in 1975 and states that it has published "more than 10,000 academic, scholarly, and biographical titles in many disciplines".[1] It acquired Rowman & Littlefield in 1988 and took that name for the parent company. The American Philosophical Association makes the following statement on University Press of America: "UPA has delivered high quality research and textbooks into the hands of students and faculty in a timely manner since its founding in 1975." (

University Press of America
Parent companyRowman & Littlefield
FounderRaymond D. Fellers and Stanley D. Plotnick
Country of originUnited States
Headquarters locationLanham, Maryland
Publication typesBooks

Further readingEdit

  • Segal, David (1995-05-01). "UNIVERSITY PRESS, AN ACADEMIC PUBLISHER THAT DEALS IN BULK". Washington Post. ISSN 0190-8286. Retrieved 2018-04-29.