Resources for Educators

Harvard University Press makes all of our titles available electronically as a matter of course except in the case of rights or production issues.

Anyone needing electronic access for courses should be in touch with their home institution’s library for details of what is available.

Instructors looking for digital exam copies should refer to Examination Copies. If you have questions, please contact .

Our Resources for Educators features serve faculty looking for the best new and classic books for their students. If you have questions about these programs, contact (in North and South America) or (outside North and South America).

Exam Copies »
Desk Copies »
Common Reads: First-Year Experience »
Guides for Student Success »
Teaching Methods »

Popular Course Books

Note: If you are a journalist, please see our information on review copies for the media.

Catalogs

Cover: Harvard University Press Autumn/Winter 2020 Complete Catalog
Edelweiss logo

Our seasonal and subject-area catalogs are available for free viewing (and most for download).

Browse the Current Seasonal Catalog  |  See All Catalogs

You can also subscribe to our email newsletter to be notified when a new catalog is available.

Harvard University Press catalogs have been available at Edelweiss since autumn/winter 2012. (Learn more about Edelweiss.)

Stay Connected

Screenshot: The HUP Blog

Don’t want to miss an update on our books, authors, or events? Subscribe to the Harvard University Press mailing list for periodic updates about new books and features, or stay current on HUP news with Facebook, Twitter (where you can separately follow HUP’s International Office), Instagram, and LinkedIn.

The HUP Blog is the place to find in-depth discussions of the issues raised in our titles, supplementary interviews with and essays by our authors, and other items that may be of interest. (To ensure you don’t miss a post, subscribe to the HUP blog feed.)

We also offer brief excerpts from our books at Medium.

Back to top

NOW IN PAPERBACK: The Privileged Poor: How Elite Colleges Are Failing Disadvantaged Students, by Anthony Abraham Jack, from Harvard University Press

Recent News

Black lives matter. Black voices matter. A statement from HUP »

From Our Blog

Jacket: Atomic Doctors: Conscience and Complicity at the Dawn of the Nuclear Age, by James L. Nolan, Jr., from Harvard University Press

Remembering Hiroshima

On this day 75 years ago, the United States dropped the world’s first atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan. James L. Nolan Jr.’s grandfather was a doctor who participated in the Manhattan Project, and he writes about him in Atomic Doctors: Conscience and Complicity at the Dawn of the Nuclear Age, an unflinching examination of the moral and professional dilemmas faced by physicians who took part in the project. Below, please find the introduction to Nolan’s book. On the morning of June 17, 1945, Captain James F. Nolan, MD, boarded a plane