Media

To contact UC Press’s publicity department regarding requests for review copies, author interviews or events, excerpts, or general queries, please follow the guidelines below and email askpublicity@ucpress.edu.

REVIEW COPY REQUEST GUIDELINES

Please include the following in the email subject line:

  • Name of book + author
  • Media entity you are emailing from
  • For time-sensitive requests: indicate URGENT/need by date in subject line

In the body of your message, please indicate the following:

  • Please include full contact information (name, mailing address), along with any deadlines.
  • In order to fulfill your request, please include links to your outlet's website, along with book and author coverage you’ve featured in the past.
  • We are able to supply gratis review copies for books published within the past two years.
  • For books published more than two years ago, gratis copies may be fulfilled on a case-by-case basis (and potentially only available for review in e-book format).
  • Review copy requests can take up to 4 weeks to process. Due to the volume of requests we receive, we are unable to provide updates on the status of review copies.
  • Please send PDFs and/or links to coverage upon publication to askpublicity@ucpress.edu.

FOR EXAMINATION COPY/COURSE ADOPTION CONSIDERATION REQUESTS

If you are a professor interested in obtaining an exam or desk copy of one of our titles for possible course adoption, please go to Resources for Instructors on our website and follow the indicated request guidelines.

DOWNLOAD BOOK JACKET IMAGES

Hi-res cover images are available for many of our titles (and do not require permission for publicity use). You can download hi-res cover images by going to a book's product page on our website and clicking on the "View Larger" link beneath the cover image. If a larger image does not appear when you click on the link, a hi-res image is not available.

DOWNLOAD CATALOGS

View our catalogs on Edelweiss, where you will have the ability to access e-galleys of select titles.

PUBLICITY CONTACT INFORMATION

University of California Press
Publicity Department
155 Grand Avenue
Suite 400
Oakland, CA 94612–3758

Telephone: (510) 883-8232
Email: askpublicity@ucpress.edu