May 16, 2022

Ireland: Dublin City University Launches DCU Press, First Open Access University Press in Ireland

From DCU:

Dublin City University is pleased to announce the launch of DCU Press, Ireland’s first open access university press.


DCU Press, Ireland’s first Open Access university press, is dedicated to publishing books on research in all fields where the print version is available for purchase and the high-quality digital eBook is freely available to anyone in the world at no cost.

DCU Press is a joint initiative between DCU’s Office of the Vice President of Research & Innovation and DCU Libraries.


In addition to publishing standard sales monographs in all disciplines and modeling a journals platform, DCU Press is a leading innovation in line with the ambitions of Horizon Europe. DCU has a strong legacy in research communication and, as Ireland’s first open access university publisher, DCU Press builds on the University’s notable international reputation in this field.

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