Distribution Services

Columbia University Press is the distributor of several international and domestic presses, publishing in a variety of subject areas. Currently Columbia University Press distributes for Agenda PublishingAmerican Institute of Buddhist Studies, Austrian Film Museum Books, Auteur, Barbara Budrich PublishersChinese University Press, Columbia Books on Architecture and the City, East European Monographs, Harrington Park Press, Hitchcock Annual, Hong Kong University Press, ibidem Press, Jagiellonian University Press, Maria Curie-Sklodowska University PressPeterson Institute for International EconomicsSlovenian Cinematheque, Social Science Research Council, Transcript-Verlag, Tulika Books, and University of Tokyo Press.

Columbia University Press offers a range of services to its client presses, including:

  • Distribution in North America and around the world
  • Sales representation to book stores, libraries, and the course market
  • Publicity, direct mail, advertising, and e-marketing for distributed titles


Distributed books are featured in the Columbia University Press seasonal and subject catalogs sent to over 20,000 individuals, bookstores, and institutions. All distributed books are listed on the Columbia University Press website.

Columbia University Press is happy to offer its experience and expertise in digital publishing to its distribution partners, providing a range of digital-publishing options, from conversion and production to distribution to dozens of e-book vendors in markets around the world.

For more information about the services we provide, please contact Brad Hebel.