“Luminos is University of California Press’ new Open Access publishing program for monographs. With the same high standards for selection, peer review, production and marketing as our traditional program, Luminos is a transformative model, built as a partnership where costs and benefits are shared.” Press release: University of California Press Publishes First Monographs in Luminos, Announces Inaugural Luminos Member Libraries. Browse books at http://www.luminosoa.org/site/books/.
Here are the first 6 titles from this publishing model:
- Equity, Growth, and Community: What the Nation Can Learn from America’s Metro Areas
- Writing Self, Writing Empire: Chandar Bhan Brahman and the Cultural World of the Indo-Persian State Secretary
- Migrating into Financial Markets”How Remittances Became a Development Tool
- Representing Mass Violence: Conflicting Responses to Human Rights Violations in Darfur
- Place of Devotion: Siting and Experiencing Divinity in Bengal-Vaishnavism
- Art of Fugue: Bach Fugues for Keyboard, 1715–1750