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Manchester University Press Journals to be published by SAGE!

We are delighted to announce that effective the 4th September 2015, SAGE will be publishing the following 10 titles previously published by Manchester University Press:


Published in association with the British Library, Alexandria focuses on national and international library and information services (LIS) issues. It is concerned with LIS related concepts, policy and practice within all national collection institutions.

Cahiers Élisabéthains

Founded in 1972 and published in association with Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), Cahiers Élisabéthains publishes articles and reviews on all aspects of the English Renaissance.

Critical Studies in Television

The journal publishes articles that draw together divergent disciplines and different ways of thinking, to promote and advance television as a distinct academic discipline. It welcomes contributions on any aspect of television – production studies and institutional histories, audience and reception studies.

Irish Economic and Social History

Published in association with the Economic and Social History Society of Ireland, has been published annually since 1974. It focuses on all aspects of Irish economic and social history from the Middle Ages to the present day. 

Irish Journal of Sociology

Published in association with the Sociological Association of Ireland, the Irish Journal of Sociology is an international peer-reviewed core journal established in 1991 for the purpose of stimulating, communicating, and advancing sociological research about Irish society.

Journal of Adult and Continuing Education

The journal is essential for keeping in touch with the field of post-compulsory education providing a forum for rigorous theoretical and practical work in the broad fields of lifelong learning and adult, community and continuing education.

The Journal of Transport

For over 50 years, the Journal of Transport History has published the best scholarly articles and research on the history of transport, travel, tourism and mobility, including their relationship with planning and policy. The journal is affiliated with the International Association for the History of Transport, Traffic and Mobility.

Literature and History

Published since 1975, Literature and History is a biannual international refereed journal concerned with investigating the relationships between writing, history and ideology.

Nineteenth Century Theatre and Film

For nearly half a century, Nineteenth Century Theatre and Film has stood at the forefront of research in nineteenth-century performance of all kinds, construing theatre and film comprehensively.

Research in Education

The journal has an established focus on the sociology and psychology of education and gives increased emphasis to current practical issues of direct interest to those in the teaching profession.


Subscriptions and any subscription queries relating to the current 2015 volumes should now be

SAGE will issue renewals and pricing for the 2016 volumes.

For consortia, multi-site and global licensing deals contact

Please note, because package information is already released for 2016, these titles will not be included in our SAGE Premier and other SAGE packages until 2017.

Orders via subscription agents

If you are using a subscription agent, please instruct your agent as usual. We are notifying all subscription agents of this change of publisher and they will be able to handle your query.

Online access

You will be able to continue to access the issues of all journals to which you have subscribed to via the Manchester University Press IngentaConnect website through the transition to SAGE Journals:

If you have an existing account with SAGE then the Manchester University Press journal(s) you subscribe to will automatically be added to your SAGE account. You will be able to access Manchester University Press journals content in the same way as your other journal content. 

If by subscribing to a Manchester University Press Journal you are new to SAGE then an account will be set up for you and an account administrator will send an email with login details for your account.

Who do I contact if I have any questions?

If you have any queries relating to the acquisition, please contact