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About iUniverse

iUniverse has helped more than 35,000 authors publish their books professionally and affordably since our foundation in 1999. iUniverse represents a great alternative to traditional publishing as we offer a full range of affordable professional self-publishing services—including editorial, marketing and publicity services. And we have no intention of slowing down when it comes to creating new opportunities for self-published authors.


Welcome to iUniverse, the self-publishing company founded in October 1999 that publishes more than 5,000 new titles annually. Read about our history and learn how iUniverse has become a trusted self-publisher through the years. Plus, stay up-to-date with our history by connecting with us via social media. Learn more »

Why iUniverse? 

As one of the industry-leading self publishers, we take pride in what sets us apart from other companies. See why you'll love iUniverse with these unique factors:

Our Reputation

iUniverse’s reputation for excellence is built upon our ability to provide authors with the tools to maximize their books’ potential for success.

Award-Winning Titles

Many iUniverse books have gone on to earn awards from prestigious establishments and writing competitions. iUniverse would like to recognize and congratulate the achievements of these authors. 

iUniverse Leadership Team

The members of the iUniverse executive management team have experience with some of the world's leading traditional publishers including HarperSanFrancisco, Putnam, Simon & Schuster, Macmillan and Pearson. Their wide range of core competencies in publishing, marketing, sales, production, technology and editorial services provide iUniverse authors with the guidance essential in making their publishing experience a complete success. Meet our team »


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Whatever your question, problem or comment, the iUniverse Support Team is here to help. Our goal is to provide complete author satisfaction. Just let us know how we can assist you.

AuthorCare Team

If you have questions or complaints about your book or how we are doing, tweet us! You can find the AuthorCare Team information on this page.