The University of Wales Press (Welsh: Gwasg Prifysgol Cymru) was founded in 1922 as a central service of the University of Wales. The press publishes academic journals and around seventy books a year in the English and Welsh languages on six general subjects: History; Political Philosophy and Religious Studies;Welsh and Celtic Studies; Literary Studies; European Studies and Medieval Studies. The Press has a backlist of over 3,500 titles.
|Parent company||University of Wales Trinity Saint David|
|Country of origin||United Kingdom|
|Headquarters location||Cardiff, Wales|
|Distribution||Welsh Books Council (Wales)|
NBN International (UK, Europe, and Asia)
Turpin Distribution (journals)
Chicago Distribution Center (Americas, Australasia)
|Publication types||Books, Journals|
The main offices of the University of Wales Press are in Cardiff.
In September 2016 it was announced they would be forming a partnership with the Open Library of Humanities to convert the International Journal of Welsh Writing in English into a full open-access journal.
- "University of Wales Press: About Us".
- Abele Adamu Bouba (21 October 2011). "A sense of history and a new beginning". Wales.ac.uk. Retrieved 7 March 2012.
- "OLH and University of Wales Press partner to convert journal to full open access". 7 September 2016. Retrieved 6 November 2016.