Unisa Press is the largest university press in South Africa, with the biggest publication list. The Press supports the Research and Innovation Strategy for Unisa through playing a role in effectively promoting accessibility to, and dissemination and development of knowledge and research outputs, as well as playing a role in supporting lifelong learning.
Unisa Press functions within Unisa following a classic university press model, with the university's Senate Publications Committee overseeing the acceptance of publications and the quality of peer review processes. This model requires a delicate balancing act between promoting academic merit and the commercial aims of self-sustainability or cost recovery.
Unisa Press Journals publishes 50 journals, most of which are internationally and locally accredited.
Unisa Press is the only university press in Africa with a books and journals publishing programme, and provides a unique platform for local researchers, while ensuring visibility for African scholarship around the world.
We co-publish our journals with several internationally recognised partners including Taylor &Francis, HeinOnline and Sabinet. Our journals are distributed internationally and are listed on all major citation indexes. Distribution arrangements depend on the region of subscription.
Publishing with Unisa Press will ensure that your work gets the recognition it deserves. As the largest university press in South Africa, with the longest publication list, we place great emphasis on the support and acknowledgment of academic work.
With us, your work will have the opportunity to access a wider market, reaching more people and making the difference that you envision.
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