Baylor University Press is the academic book publishing arm of Baylor University and publishes scholarly monographs, textbooks for university-level courses, and academic titles of interest. All Baylor University Press titles undergo rigorous peer-review and project development.


The Big Bear Books imprint features books with a connection to Baylor University, from titles covering the university’s history, traditions, and sports, to Baylor-themed children’s books.


The 1845 Books imprint showcases authors and stories that reflect the values and interests of the Baylor and Waco communities. From personal biographies to local histories, 1845 Books offers a range of interesting and enlightening reads for the general reader.