China Renmin University Press (hereinafter as “CRUP”) was established in 1955, which was the first university press since the foundation of People’s Republic of China. As China’s most important publishing base of textbooks and academic works, CRUP has been following the idea of “publishing outstanding academic books and textbooks and fostering talents in humanities and social sciences”. It has published over 25,000 kinds of outstanding textbooks and academic works with cultural communication and accumulation value through 60 years’ untiringly hard work. Since 21st century, CRUP has been granted over 500 awards of provincial and national level, which makes it one of the Chinese publishing houses awarded with the most national rewards. As a large-sized comprehensive press providing books, audio and video products, electronic and internet services and digital publications, CRUP has become the publishing base and flagship of humanities & social sciences in China.
For years, CRUP has committed itself in building an international platform of cultural exchanges, which actively promotes Sino-foreign academic and cultural communication. With its brand of high-end outstanding academic works, CRUP has exported over 2,200 copyrights with more than 20 language versions, collaborated with hundreds of publishing houses in over 30 nations and regions, and established overseas branches in Israel, Romania and Mongolia, efficiently pushing forward Chinese culture’s “going out”. Through the effort of building international publishing platform, CRUP strives to build its national publishing brand, to tell good stories of China, to make China’s voice heard and to elaborate China’s characteristics, in order to continuously strengthen China’s soft power of international communication of Chinese culture.