University Press of America
|This article relies largely or entirely upon a single source. (October 2015)|
|Parent company||Rowman & Littlefield|
|Founder||Raymond D. Fellers and Stanley D. Plotnick|
|Country of origin||United States|
|Headquarters location||Lanham, Maryland|
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". It acquired Rowman & Littlefield in 1988 and took that name for the parent company.
As of 1989 it was the second largest small press distributor in the U.S.
- McDowell, Edwin (November 27, 1989). "The Media Business; University Press Becomes Big Distributor for Small Publishers". The New York Times.
2. Kritsonis, W.A., Editor-in-Chief, NATIONAL FORUM JOURNALS, www.nationalforum.com - Educational Consultant while teaching at Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA, 1981-1984.