Mercer University Press is a publisher that is part of Mercer University. Mercer University Press has published more than 1,500 books since its establishment in 1979. The mission of the press is to support the work of the University in achieving excellence and scholarly discipline in the fields of liberal learning, professional knowledge, and regional interest by making the results of scholarly investigation and literary excellence available to the worldwide community.
Mercer University Press publishes approximately 30 to 32 books each year in the areas of religion, philosophy, southern history, regional studies, and creative writing. The Press holds membership in the Association of American University Presses.