Category: Press News

Updates during the COVID-19 pandemic

Updates during the COVID-19 pandemic

In response to the increased need for digital content and distance learning, we are rapidly expanding access to e-resources at the MIT Press.

Public statement

Public statement

A public statement on the resignation of Joi Ito from the Press’s Management Board.

MIT Press Journals achieve historically high impact factors

MIT Press Journals achieve historically high impact factors

In a year that saw the launch of pioneering new journals in fields ranging from scientometrics and informetrics to the neurobiology of language, the MIT Press is proud to have achieved some of its best ever Impact Factor results.

$1,205,000 Mellon grant to expand the University Press Diversity Fellowship Program

$1,205,000 Mellon grant to expand the University Press Diversity Fellowship Program

The MIT Press, University of Washington Press, Cornell University Press, the Ohio State University Press, University of Chicago Press, Northwestern University Press, and the Association of University Presses (AUPresses) join forces to expand the University Press Diversity Fellowship Program. The program supports the continued development and expansion of the pipeline program designed to diversify academic publishing by offering apprenticeships in acquisitions departments.