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Cambridge University Press works closely with the global academic community to publish the highest quality academic content, and deliver a portfolio of innovative tools and services to advance learning and research. Our mission is to unlock people's potential with the best learning and research solutions.


Our dynamic book publishing programme embraces digital, traditional and Open Access content spanning subjects across science, technology, medicine, humanities and social sciences. In collaboration with authors, societies and publishing partners, we disseminate the very best academic content in the world today.


Publish your book with Cambridge and you will join a community of award-winning authors whose work has helped to shape and influence learning around the world.


Find out more about Cambridge Elements here.




Open research

As a university press and not-for-profit publisher, we are committed to the advancement of open research, exploring and innovating new models that will ensure sustainability and quality, while maximising the benefits that openness can offer.


Take a look at our Open Access book and journal content on Cambridge Core and find out how we are helping to shape the future of open research. From our new exciting Flip it Open OA Books pilot to our very own open research platform, Cambridge Open Engage, and securing agreements at over 1,000 institutions to help authors cover the cost of publishing their research journal content Open Access.


Interested in publishing Open Access with us, we have a number of resources available including:

  • A full Guide to Open Access Publishing at Cambridge
  • Our Open Access Books, Elements and Journals Policies for Gold and Green OA
  • 5 Myths about Open Access publishing
  • The Benefits of Open Access publishing


  • Cambridge Author Services

    To continue to publish the best in global research, it is essential that we support researchers anywhere in the world prepare their research for submission to our journals. In order to help prospective authors to prepare for submission and to reach their publication goals, we offer a range of high-quality manuscript preparation services – including language editing. Find out more here.