Open Content

Manifold@UMass Press

We invite you to visit Manifold@UMassPress to explore our recent releases and the rich multimedia and archival resources connected to them, including author interviews, supplemental materials, and bonus content. This versatile platform allows for a closer engagement with our books, enriching readers’ experiences in the process. View the full library of projects at our Manifold site.


In past years, the University of Massachusetts Press published a range of open access books in conjunction with ScholarWorks@UMass Amherst. These titles remain accessible through UMass Libraries.

Titles include:

Cemetery of the Murdered Daughters: Feminism, History, and Ingeborg Bachmann by Sara Lennox

The Needle’s Eye: Women and Work in the Age of Revolution by Marla R. Miller

The Humane Metropolis: People and Nature in the 21st Century by Rutherford H. Platt

When the Girls Came Out to Play: The Birth of American Sportswear by Patricia Campbell Warner

From Betty Crocker to Feminist Food Studies: Critical Perspectives on Women and Food by Arlene Voski Avakian and Barbara Haber

Inside Greenwich Village: A New York City Neighborhood, 1898-1918 by Gerald W. McFarland