Project MUSE Books

Project MUSE offers access to thousands of ebooks from distinguished university presses and scholarly societies in a wide range of subjects within the humanities and social sciences. MUSE offers several purchase options to accommodate the different research needs and budgets at academic institutions.

Project MUSE Book Collections

The MUSE book collections offer a variety of complete and subject collections within the humanities and social sciences.

  • To purchase MUSE book collections for your institution, please contact our Sales Department at: muse@press.jhu.edu. Your sales representative will contact you to complete the book order.
  • If you would like a price quote for any of the book collections, please use the eBook Collections Price Quote Request Form.

Project MUSE Book Collections feature:

  • DRM-free content in chapter-level PDF format
  • Unlimited simultaneous usage, downloading, printing
  • COUNTER-compliant usage statistics
  • Mobile access on any PDF-compatible device
  • Ownership and perpetual access rights for purchased books
  • Interlibrary loan permitted

Single Title Sales Program

A significant number of MUSE books are available for single title purchase. Many books in the collections are available for individual purchase. MUSE publishers also make available for single title purchase a number of books that are not included in any of the collections.  We continue to partner with third parties to facilitate the purchasing of individual book titles, which allows libraries to acquire electronic books on MUSE through familiar, established channels.

  • Publishers opt-in to participation in the single title sales program
  • Publishers select the books that will be available for purchase on an individual basis
  • Publishers set the prices for single title purchasing
  • Purchasing currently available through GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO; title availability information accessible through GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO.

Libraries are encouraged to contact GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO for more information on incorporating MUSE books in eApproval plans, receiving title notifications, and how to order individual titles.

The following publishers have opted to include selected book titles in the Single Title Sales program:

  • African Books Collective
  • Association for Scottish Literary Studies
  • Baylor University Press
  • Brandeis University Press
  • Brookings Institution Press
  • Catholic University of America Press
  • Center for Literary Publishing
  • Central European University Press
  • The Chinese University Press
  • Cork University Press
  • Cornell University Press
  • Cubanabooks
  • Dartmouth College Press
  • Duke University Press
  • Duquesne University Press
  • ELT
  • Fordham University Press
  • Fortress Press
  • Franciscan Institute Publications
  • Gallaudet University Press
  • Georgetown University Press
  • Hong Kong University Press, HKU
  • Indiana University Press
  • ISEAS
  • Jewish Publication Society
  • Johns Hopkins University Press
  • Kent State University Press
  • Lawrence & Wishart
  • Liberty Fund
  • Louisiana State University Press
  • Medieval Institute Publications
  • Michigan State University Press
  • MIT Press
  • National Bureau of Asian Research
  • Northeastern University Press
  • Northern Illinois University Press
  • NUS Press
  • Ohio State University Press
  • Ohio University Press
  • Oregon State University Press
  • Pennsylvania State University Press
  • Purdue University Press
  • Red Hen Press
  • Rutgers University Press
  • Russell Sage Foundation
  • School for Advanced Research Press
  • SEAP Publications (Southeast Asia Program Publications, Cornel University)
  • Southern Illinois University Press
  • Syracuse University Press
  • Tagus Press at UMass Dartmouth
  • TCU Press
  • Temple University Press
  • Texas A&M University Press
  • Texas Tech University Press
  • Tufts University Press
  • University of Akron Press
  • University of Alabama Press
  • University of Arizona Press
  • University of Arkansas Press
  • University of California Press
  • University of Georgia Press
  • University of Hawai'i Press
  • University of Illinois Press
  • University of Iowa Press
  • University of Massachusetts Press
  • University of Michigan Press
  • University of Minnesota Press
  • University of Missouri Press
  • University of Nebraska Press
  • University of New Hampshire Press
  • University of North Carolina Press
  • University of North Texas Press
  • University of Ottawa Press
  • University of Pennsylvania Press
  • University of Pittsburgh Press
  • University of Texas Press
  • University of Utah Press
  • University of Vermont Press
  • University of Virginia Press
  • University of Washington Press
  • University of Wisconsin Press
  • University Press of Colorado
  • University Press of Florida
  • University Press of Kansas
  • University Press of Kentucky
  • University Press of Mississippi
  • University Press of New England
  • Utah State University Press
  • Vanderbilt University Press
  • W.E. Upjohn
  • Wayne State University Press
  • Wesleyan University Press
  • West Virginia University Press