All Georgetown University Press books are held under copyright. We endeavor to protect copyright on behalf of our authors and ourselves, and we ask that you respect copyright laws when using our material.


If you are interested in obtaining rights to Georgetown University Press titles, please contact:

Maritza I. Herrera-Diaz
Digital Publishing and Rights Manager



Language Labs

The Press allows limited duplication by school language labs of the audio and video components that accompany our language programs. For further information, please contact the intellectual property manager.

Permission to Photocopy

Georgetown University Press grants permission to reproduce copyrighted material for a modest fee, provided it does not constitute more than 25 percent of any of our books. Requests may be mailed or faxed to the permissions coordinator or to the Copyright Clearance Center at the following address:

Copyright Clearance Center
222 Rosewood Drive
Danvers, MA 01923
Phone: 978.750.8400978.750.8400
Fax: 978.750.4470

Follow this link to Copyright Clearance Center

Permission to Reprint

In addition, the Press grants permission for copyrighted material to be reprinted in other publications and electronic formats, including web sites. Please direct requests to the permissions coordinator.

Please note that permissions cannot be given over the telephone and do not become effective until receipt of the fee. Allow one week for the processing of your request.

Alternate Format Requests

To check availability of Georgetown University Press titles in alternate formats for the visually impaired or disabled, please contact Sarah Dedej, Contracts, Permissions, and Journals Coordinator. 

For GURT (Georgetown University Round Table) requests for permissions, please contact the intellectual property manager.