Founded in 1904, MUP is the third largest University Press in England and publishes monographs and textbooks by authors from all over the world.
Currently publishing 145 new books a year and managing a portfolio of 14 journals as well as an extensive backlist of over 1000 titles, the Press sells more than 150,000 books each year to a global audience. The Press exports some 50 percent of output to more than 60 countries using representatives in Britain, Ireland and Europe and agents elsewhere including North America, Canada and Australia.
MUP has well-established editorial, production, design and marketing department and employs nineteen staff. In addition the various departments within the Press regularly call upon an established pool of professional freelancers.