The Publishing House

Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht in Göttingen, Germany, has been publishing academic literature since 1735. It ranks among the oldest independent publishing houses in the world.

More than 250 new books are published annually. Traditionally, the publisher’s expertise is in the humanities, especially in academic literature for theology and religion, history and other humanities. Supply of literature for professional use has gained equal prominence. Professionals from the HR sector, in psychological counselling and the church as well as teachers in school and preschool find their books at Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht.