State University of New York Press

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State University of New York Press
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Parent company State University of New York
Founded 1966
Country of origin United States
Headquarters location Albany, New York
Publication types Books
Imprints Excelsior Editions
Official website www.sunypress.edu

The State University of New York Press (or SUNY Press), is a university press and a Center for Scholarly Communication. The Press is part of the State University of New York system and is located in Albany, New York.

History[edit]

SUNY Press was founded in 1966 in order to support the State University of New York’s commitments to teaching, research, and public service. Historically, the Press publishes scholarly works that further academic research in a variety of fields.[1]

Current status[edit]

The Press publishes around 160-180 books per year, making it one of the larger university presses by output. The Press utilizes the latest advances in digital communication to offer a range of print and electronic publications to fulfill the evolving needs of scholars, students, authors, and readers.

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Excelsior Editions[edit]

In 2008 the Press started a trade imprint called Excelsior Editions. This imprint publishes popular works for all readers and also showcases the diversity of the peoples, histories, and natural beauty of New York and the surrounding regions.

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