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A vast and rapidly-expanding online research library, University Press Scholarship Online (UPSO) offers full-text access to the best scholarly publishing from around the world, making disparately-published scholarship easily accessible, highly discoverable, and fully cross-searchable via a single online platform.

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Making "Nature": The History of a Scientific Journal

Featured Book

Making "Nature": The History of a Scientific Journal

By Melinda Baldwin

This book examines the history of Nature, today perhaps the world’s most prestigious scientific journal, from its foundation in 1869 to the present day. The book traces Nature’s development from its nineteenth-century origins as a popular science periodical, and analyzes Nature’s place in British science, its role in furthering (and limiting) scientific internationalism, and its function in the broader world ...Read more



November 23, 2016

Illuminating Shakespeare

The final updates to our Shakespeare hub are now available: spotlights on Shakespeare and race and Shakespeare’s collaborators.

November 17, 2016

Hawai'i Scholarship Online is now available

We're delighted to announce that the University of Hawai‘i Press is now available on University Press Scholarship Online...

September 22, 2016

Hundreds of books published online

Discover more about this latest update to University Press Scholarship Online ...