URJ Press is an independent publisher of books of Jewish interest and the official publisher of the Union for Reformed Judaism.

URJ Press


URJ Press Submission Guidelines

Submission Address

633 Third Avenue, 7th Floor
New York, NY 10017-6778

Phone: (212) 650-4120

Fax: (212) 650-4119

Submitting Your Work to URJ Press

Before submitting to URJ Press

The Market List recommends you verify the market is active and accepting submissions before sending your manuscript via regular mail. You may verify a market status by either visiting their website, calling their listed phone number, or comfirming via regular mail that the market is still active before sending them your work. To be sure your submission is appropriate for this market, we recommend you familiarize yourself with URJ Press by reading a sample issue before submitting.


If you have recently submitted to URJ Press or have experience with this market, please submit a comment below. Recent submission response times are always welcome and helpful to other writers.

About the URJ Press guidelines:

We produce textbooks, program guides, children's books, non-fiction titles, songbooks, CDs, e-books, MP3s, and other digital content used in religious schools and day schools throughout the movement and the larger Jewish world and sold in book stores around the country.  We serve as both an independent publisher of books and music of Jewish interest and as the official publisher of the Union and the Reform Movement.

Submission Guidelines Details for URJ Press

Market Type: Book

Contact: Rabbi Hara Person, editor

Email: press@urj.org

Accepts: Art, architecture, child guidance, cooking, education, ethnic, history, language, literature, philosophy, politics, religious, spirituality

Web Address: www.urjbooksandmusic.com



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