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Ljubljana University Press, Faculty of Arts

The Faculty of Arts has a long tradition of publishing scientific and professional publications, university textbooks, and various language manuals. The publishing activities of all organisational units and departments are joined under Znanstvena založba Filozofske fakultete (ZZFF), i.e. the Ljubljana University Press, Faculty of Arts, which through its activities supports the basic mission of the Faculty – the development and dissemination of knowledge that is the subject of cognitive processes and the encouragement of the critical and creative thinking that defines humans as thinking beings. With regard to the number of publications (over 70 per year), Ljubljana University Press, Faculty of Arts is one of the biggest publishers of academic literature in the field of the humanities and social sciences in Central Europe and has for some time been the largest in Slovenia. 

Ljubljana University Press, Faculty of Arts consists of four field-related editorial departmentsscientific publicationsuniversity level and other textbooksprofessional publicationspromotional materials. Numerous monographic and periodic publications published by the Ljubljana University Press, Faculty of Arts are produced by the Scientific Research Institute of the Faculty of Arts, by the Centre for Slovene as a Second/Foreign Language, and by various departments of the Faculty of Arts. Publications include works which present the most recent research achievements in the humanities and social sciences, study literature, and expert works of interest to the wider public. Aside from scientific research monographs, proceedings, and study literature, it also publishes periodic professional journals. All such numerous works are available at Knjigarna Filozofske fakultete, i.e. the Faculty of Arts Book Store, which, in co-operation with the Ljubljana University Press, Faculty of Arts, is responsible for publication sales.

In the spirit of open science, we edit two web portals, Journals of Faculty of Arts (, where all articles of 14 scientific journals are accessible, as well as the portal E-books – Ljubljana University Press, Faculty of Arts ( The portal is based on an open source system, book titles are freely available in pdf format, some titles are also available in an ePub format that allows reading on phones and tablets.


Ljubljana University Press, Faculty of Arts is a member of Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishers (ALPSP)


Contact Information

 Location: Ljubljana University Press, Faculty of Arts
Aškerčeva 2
1000 Ljubljana 
 Office Hours: 11:00-13:00 (M-F)
11:00 -15:00 (W)
 Phone:   + 386 1 241 11 81
 Head of the Publishing Division:   Dr. Matevž Rudolf
Senior Professional 
Tehnical Editor:

 Jure Preglau

Senior Professional:  M.A. Eva Vrbnjak
 Associate Dean of Publishing:  Dr. Barbara Pihler Ciglič, Associate Professor