AAUP Snapshot

• Number of AAUP members: 133

• Number of members in 1937, the year AAUP was founded: 21

• US states home to at least one AAUP member: 41 plus the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico

• Number of Canadian provinces home to at least one AAUP member: 6

• Number of US states and Canadian provinces home to a founding AAUP member press: 14 and 1, respectively

• US state home to the most AAUP members: New York (15)

• City home to the most AAUP members: Washington, DC (10)

• Number of countries home to at least one AAUP member: 11
  Belgium, Canada, China, Egypt, Ireland, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, the Netherlands, the UK, and the US

• Titles published annually per AAUP member: 3 to 4,000

• Titles published annually by all AAUP members: approximately 14,800

• Journals published annually by all AAUP members: approximately 1,050

• Titles in print at AAUP member presses: approximately 262,000

8 Nobel Laureates in Literature since 2000 have published work with AAUP member presses: Mo Yan, Gao Xingjian, Imre Kertész, J.M. Coetzee, Orhan Pamuk, Jean-Marie Gustave Le Clézio, Herta Müller, and Mario Vargas Llosa

70% of Carnegie RU/VH institutions (76 of 108) host or support an AAUP member press

77% of AAU member institutions—48 major research universities located in the US and Canada—host, or support through systems or consortia, an AAUP member press

79 major research institutions in the US and Canada can boast both an ARL member library and an AAUP member press

 

Last updated April 2014