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UCL Open: Environment

Introducing UCL Open: Environment, a new multidisciplinary megajournal that publishes environment-related research – now open for submissions!

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Scattered Finds

Explore the politics, personalities and social histories that linked archaeological fieldwork in Egypt with the varied organizations around the world that received finds.

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Being Young, Male and Muslim in Luton

Being Young, Male and Muslim in Luton explores the everyday lives of the young men and how their identity as Muslims has shaped the way they interact with each other, the local community and the wider world.

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UCL Press joins Association of University Presses

UCL Press is delighted to announce that it has been accepted as regular members of the Association of University Presses (AUP), joining more than 140 other university presses worldwide. 

Published: Dec 6, 2018 11:38:30 AM

Author of Remains of the Soviet Past in Estonia wins EASA Early Career Award 2018

We are delighted that the author of Remains of the Soviet Past in Estonia: An Anthropology of Forgetting, Repair and Urban Traces, Francisco Martinez, has been selected for the EASA Early Career Award 2018. The Award was announced and conferred during the European Association of Social Anthropologists' (EASA) biennial conference at the University of Stockholm, on Thursday, 16th August 2018.

Published: Aug 21, 2018 2:05:52 PM

UCL Press’ open access ebooks top most-read chart

Books published by UCL Press and authored by UCL academics are the most-read open access ebooks on JSTOR, an online library which provides access to more than 12 million academic articles and books.

Published: Aug 13, 2018 12:18:37 PM


Could you be the Editorial Director we’re searching for?

Monday, 04 March 2019

UCL Press is searching for a new an Editorial Director to lead our editorial team- could it be you? The successful candidate will have significant experience of commissioning books in a scholarly publishing environment, including HE textbook publishing, along with a strong understanding of open access publishing and policy, scholarly research and higher education. This […]

Book launch: Integrating Food into Urban Planning

Monday, 25 February 2019

The Bartlett Development Planning Unit and UCL Press are delighted to invite you to a panel discussion to celebrate the publication of Integrating Food into Urban Planning (UCL Press/FAO). Date: 5 March 2019 Time: 5:45pm – 7:30pm Location: Kennedy Lecture Theatre, UCL Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street London WC1N 1DP Sign up here Confirmed panellists include: […]

An open letter from the Editor-in-Chief of UCL Open: Environment

Thursday, 31 January 2019

Today’s guest post is by Prof Dan Osborn, Editor-in-Chief of UCL Open: Environment, which opens for submissions today. It originally appeared here. UCL Open: Environment – why are we doing this? Very shortly humanity needs to begin solving the planetary problems caused by humanity’s activities and moving towards making the world a better place for all its citizens. 10 billion […]

New open access books for January 2019

Friday, 04 January 2019

We’re starting the year with a bang: two must-read new open access books. Our first publication of 2019 is Botticelli Past and Present, a co-publication with the V&A. Featuring contributions from leading voices in art history,  this book enagges with the significant and continued debate about the artist. Comprising four thematic parts, spanning four centuries of Botticelli’s […]

New open access books for December 2019

Saturday, 01 December 2018

This month brings only one new title: but it’s a cracker! How and Why to Read and Create Children’s Digital Books outlines effective ways of using digital books in early years and primary classrooms, and specifies the educational potential of using digital books and apps in physical spaces and virtual communities. With a particular focus on apps and […]

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