November 25, 2015

Scholarly Publishing: University of Chicago Press Launches Chicago Scholarship Online on UPSO Platform

From a UPSO Announcement:

The University of Chicago Press has launched on the University Press Scholarship Online (UPSO) platform. The University of Chicago Press is the tenth press to join UPSO since its launch in September 2011.

The launch of Chicago Scholarship Online adds 290 new titles to the site in 5 subject areas – Biology, Economics and Finance, Literature and Sociology, plus a new module for UPSO – Education.

This brand new content includes key works from eminent authors, and a range of best-selling titles. Notable books from Chicago’s launch content include; The Amboseli Elephants by Cynthia J. Moss, Economics for Humans by Julie A. Nelson, and The Sound of Poetry / The Poetry of Sound by Marjorie Perloff.


Further content from the University of Chicago Press will be added to UPSO in March 2013 in the following subject areas; Anthropology, Classical Studies, Economics and Finance, Education, History, Law, Literature, Music, Philosophy, Political Science, Religion, Society and Culture, and Sociology, adding over 400 new titles to the collection.

Direct to Chicago Scholarship Online

See Also: Letter by University of Chicago Press Director, Garrett Kiely

Gary Price About Gary Price

Gary Price ( is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.

Craft Exceptional Digital Experiences for Your Users
Digital UX LJ and ER&L present an exceptional roster of library and user experience (UX) experts for our newest online course, Digital UX Workshop: Crafting Exceptional Digital Experiences for the User-Centered Library. During this 5-week online workshop, you will explore why UX matters, and how to sell user-centered design (UCD) to leadership within your organization. Whether you want to redesign your website, revamp your user interface, create a new discovery tool, implement e-resources, or develop a mobile app—you’ll have a tangible product by the end of the course.