University of Toledo Press

The mission of the University of Toledo Press is to publish professional quality books with relevance to general readers in Toledo, Northwest Ohio, and the Western Lake Erie region. The UT Press will read and consider for publication manuscripts that investigate, highlight, and celebrate the unique identity of our region’s communities, institutions, and individuals. It will consider scholarly and general nonfiction, photography or poetry manuscripts. It will also consider manuscripts by writers with a biographical connection to the Toledo region.

Featured Publications

Below are some of our featured publications currently available. Also check out our complete list of available titles on our new Store tab.

  • Million-Dollar Moments
    Price: $24.95 Add to Cart
    Million-Dollar Moments

    Rick Markoff

    A book about meaningful, million or multi-million dollar gifts to non-profit entities.More Info >>

  • Caps, Capes, and Caring
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    Caps, Capes, and Caring

    Patti Beach, Sue Eisel, Maria Nowicki, Judy Szor, and Beth White

    A history of the eight hospital based diploma schools of nursing that existed in Toledo from 1893 to 1999.More Info >>

  • From Glaciers To Glass Vol 1
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    From Glaciers To Glass Vol 1

    The first of a two volume set that contains the best local history scholarship culled from nearly 90 years of articles from Northwest Ohio History and its predecessor, Northwest Ohio Quarterly.

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  • Hindsight
    Price: $39.95 Add to Cart
    Hindsight

    Ben Morales

    A photo history book of nearly 100 locations in the greater Toledo area. Examines historical photos and locations in a modern setting.More Info >>

  • The Sullen Art
    Price: $29.95 Add to Cart
    The Sullen Art

    David Ossman

    A new and expanded edition of 28 unique and personal conversations on the state of Americaís poetry at a pivotal moment in its history.More Info >>

  • The Calling
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    The Calling

    Blair Grubb, MD

    Dr. Blair Grubb shares stories that deal with the uniquely intimate relationship between patients and their physicians.More Info >>

  • Can I Get A Witness
    Price: $22.95 Add to Cart
    Can I Get A Witness

    John Gibbs Rockwood

    John Rockwood was there with his fast shutter: a line-up of guitars on the long-gone urinals of the Toledo Sports Arena...More Info >>

  • American Originals
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    American Originals

    Timothy Borden, Editor

    Examining the heritage of Northwest Ohio's Polish community at home, work, worship, and play.More Info >>

  • Leading Economic Development
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    Leading Economic Development

    Daniel M. Johnson

    The book lays the groundwork for newcomers... or leaders...

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  • From Institutions to Independence
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    From Institutions to Independence

    Barbara L. Floyd, editor

    Professor Floyd's book is an important contribution to our understanding of the need to include those members of our community ...More Info >>

  • Arab Americans In Toledo
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    Arab Americans In Toledo

    Samir Abu-Absi, editor

    Toledoís Arab American experience is a great American story of an ethnic community finding fertile soil, sinking roots and flourishing.More Info >>

  • The Heritage Collection
    Price: $125.00 Add to Cart
    The Heritage Collection

    Six books that celebrate the experiences, culture, and history of people in northwest Ohio.More Info >>