Information for Librarians

Welcome to the Library Resource Page, where you will find links to information frequently requested by librarians about University of Chicago Press books and journals, in print and electronic form.

University of Chicago Press Books

All of the books we publish, as well as books we distribute for other publishers, are listed in our Complete Subject Index, where you’ll also find RSS feeds for each subject. We also e-mail monthly notifications of new releases by subject. Books in any series we publish or distribute can be found using our Series Index. New publications are first announced in our seasonal catalogs, available in PDF format.

Standing Orders

Some series we publish are available as a standing order. Libraries on standing order receive a 20% discount on the list price. For more information contact our Order Department at


Many University of Chicago Press titles are available through distributors of electronic books to libraries and individuals. These include:


  • ACLS Humanities E-Books
  • Amazon Kindle
  • Apple iBooks
  • Barnes & Noble Nook
  • Dawsonera from Dawson Books
  • Ebrary
  • Follett/CafeScribe
  • Google Editions
  • Kno
  • Kobo
  • MyiLibrary
  • NetLibrary
  • OverDrive
  • Scribd
  • Sony E-reader
  • Chicago Scholarship Online (on the UPSO platform)
  • Zinio

University of Chicago Press Journals

The Journals Division of the Press publishes nearly 70 journals and hardcover serials, presenting original research from international scholars in the social sciences, humanities, education, biological and medical sciences, and physical sciences. For more information, visit University of Chicago Press Journals.


The Journals Division has institutional pricing and contact information.

The Chicago Manual of Style Online

The Chicago Manual of Style Online, an essential resource for writers and researchers, is available to libraries by annual subscription. See our institutional rates.

The Founders’ Constitution

The Founders’ Constitution collects writings and documents from the early seventeenth century to the 1830s that bear on the creation and interpretation of the Constitution of the United States. It was first published in 1986 in five oversized volumes totaling more than 3,200 pages. It is also available online with no charge for access.

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