e-Duke Books

About This Site

Welcome to the e-Duke Books Scholarly Collection’s home on the web.

read.dukeupress.edu is the premier site for reading, searching, and sharing Duke University Press’s books online. Here, scholars and the interested public can discover essential contributions and emerging thought in the humanities and social sciences.

All Duke University Press books on this site are fully indexed and discoverable in the major search engines. Any visitor can explore our books, and patrons of purchasing libraries can read any book in their library’s holdings. In addition to hosting the e-Duke Books Scholarly Collection, read.dukeupress.edu offers visitors the opportunity to search, browse, and cross-link across all of the Press’s humanities and social science journals and books.