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University Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Publishing in Pressbooks

What is Pressbooks?

Pressbooks is a WordPress-based online platform for self-publishing books.

Reasons to use Pressbooks

•Low-medium learning curve
•Downloadable in multiple formats
•Ideal for monographs, manuscripts, blog-to-book, and open textbooks
•Similar to WordPress

Please, Ask Us for Help!

If you are an affiliate of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and are having trouble using Pressbooks or other digital publishing resources, you can contact the University of Illinois Library Scholarly Communication and Publishing unit for help.

For more information, visit the Scholarly Communication and Publishing website or email us at .

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