Yale University Press

Yale University Press is a university press associated with Yale University. It was founded in 1908 by George Parmly Day,[3] and became an official department of Yale University in 1961, but it remains financially and operationally autonomous.

Yale University Press
Parent companyYale University
FounderGeorge Parmly Day
Country of originUnited States
Headquarters locationNew Haven, Connecticut
DistributionTriLiteral (United States)
John Wiley & Sons (international)[1][2]
Nonfiction topicsVarious
Fiction genresPoetry, Literature in translation
Official websiteyalebooks.yale.edu
George Parmly Day, founder of the Yale University Press

As of 2020, Yale University Press publishes approximately 300 new hardcover and 150 new paperback books annually and has a backlist of about 5,000 books in print. Its books have won five National Book Awards, two National Book Critics Circle Awards and eight Pulitzer Prizes.[4]

The press maintains offices in New Haven, Connecticut and London, England. Yale is the only American university press with a full-scale publishing operation in Europe. It was a co-founder of the distributor TriLiteral LLC with MIT Press and Harvard University Press.[5] TriLiteral was sold to LSC Communications in 2018.[6]