Columbia University Press

Columbia University Press was founded in 1893 and is the fourth-oldest university press in the United States. The purpose of the press expressed in its Certificate of Incorporation is to "promote the study of economic, historical, literary, scientific and other subjects and to promote and encourage the publication of literary works embodying original research in such subjects." The Press currently publishes approximately 160 new titles every year.
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Most Requested Books (40 Total)

The Couch, the Clinic, and the Scanner

Biographies & Memoirs, Health, Mind & Body, Science
On Mary Wollstonecraft's A Vindication of the Rights of Woman

Nonfiction (Adult)
Attraction, Love, Sex

LGBTQIAP+, Science
Every Brain Needs Music

Arts & Photography, Science
What I Learned About Investing From Darwin

Business, Leadership, Finance
Algorithmic Culture Before the Internet

Computers & Internet, History, Nonfiction (Adult)
The #MeToo Effect

History, Nonfiction (Adult), Politics
American Deadline

Nonfiction (Adult), Politics
Precisely

Business, Leadership, Finance, Computers & Internet
The Best American Magazine Writing 2022

Essays & Collections, Nonfiction (Adult)
Design and Solidarity

Arts & Photography, Politics
The Narrow Cage and Other Modern Fairy Tales

General Fiction (Adult), Literary Fiction, Sci Fi & Fantasy
Stravaging “Strange”

Literary Fiction, Novellas & Short Stories, Sci Fi & Fantasy
To the Stars and Other Stories

Literary Fiction, Novellas & Short Stories
Humans

Science
The Power of Podcasting

Computers & Internet, Crafts & Hobbies, Reference
The Postwar Economic Order

Essays & Collections, Nonfiction (Adult), Politics
Unequal Cities

History, Politics
From Whispers to Shouts

Health, Mind & Body, History, Nonfiction (Adult)
The Curious History of the Heart

History, Science
The Couch, the Clinic, and the Scanner

Biographies & Memoirs, Health, Mind & Body, Science
On Mary Wollstonecraft's A Vindication of the Rights of Woman

Nonfiction (Adult)
Attraction, Love, Sex

LGBTQIAP+, Science
Every Brain Needs Music

Arts & Photography, Science
What I Learned About Investing From Darwin

Business, Leadership, Finance
Algorithmic Culture Before the Internet

Computers & Internet, History, Nonfiction (Adult)
The #MeToo Effect

History, Nonfiction (Adult), Politics
American Deadline

Nonfiction (Adult), Politics
Precisely

Business, Leadership, Finance, Computers & Internet
The Best American Magazine Writing 2022

Essays & Collections, Nonfiction (Adult)
Design and Solidarity

Arts & Photography, Politics
The Narrow Cage and Other Modern Fairy Tales

General Fiction (Adult), Literary Fiction, Sci Fi & Fantasy
Stravaging “Strange”

Literary Fiction, Novellas & Short Stories, Sci Fi & Fantasy
To the Stars and Other Stories

Literary Fiction, Novellas & Short Stories
Humans

Science
The Power of Podcasting

Computers & Internet, Crafts & Hobbies, Reference
The Postwar Economic Order

Essays & Collections, Nonfiction (Adult), Politics
Unequal Cities

History, Politics
From Whispers to Shouts

Health, Mind & Body, History, Nonfiction (Adult)
The Curious History of the Heart

History, Science