Founded in 1893, University of California Press, Journals and Digital Publishing Division disseminates scholarship of enduring value. One of the largest, most distinguished, and innovative of the university presses today, its collection of print and online journals spans topics in the humanities and social sciences, with concentrations in sociology, musicology, history, religion, cultural and area studies, ornithology, law, and literature. In addition to publishing its own journals, the division also provides traditional and digital publishing services to many client scholarly societies and associations.
Departures in Critical Qualitative Research (formerly Qualitative Communication Research) publishes innovative, experimental, aesthetic, and provocative works on the theories, practices, and possibilities of critical qualitative research.
Film Quarterly has been publishing substantial, peer-reviewed writing on motion pictures since 1958, earning a reputation as the most authoritative academic film journal in the United States.
Beginning in mid-2015 UC Press journal content will be hosted on the HighWire Open Platform from Stanford University
Theodor Dumitrescus has won the American Musicological Society Alfred Einstein Award for best article by a younger scholar
UC Press is pleased to announce the addition of International Review of Qualitative Research and Qualitative Communication Research to its publishing program.
The grace period for online access to UC Press journals on the JSTOR platform closed on Feb 28th 2013.