The press was founded in 1903. Manchester University Press (MUP) is the third largest University Press in the U.K. Manchester University Press distinctive brand is known globally for publishing excellent research in the humanities and social sciences. This research comes from leading names and up-and-coming scholars from around the world, publish over 170 books each year, as well as seven journals.
Hart Publishing, established in 1996, is the largest independent academic law publisher in the UK. Our mission is to publish the highest quality works of legal scholarship. Hart books aim to be intellectually stimulating and innovative, and they seek to contribute to the academic study of law as well as to its development and practical implementation. Hart’s list is international in scope, and is distributed globally. With over 750 titles in print, including journals, textbooks, scholarly monographs and works for practitioners, the list spans the entirety of legal scholarship.
Parkstone International, an international publishing house with an international focus offering high quality fine art books in print and digital formats. We currently have a catalogue of more than 900 books converted to digital formats by ourselves, subjects ranging from fine arts (main focus), to history, photography, fashion, architecture, religion and children subjects. We work mainly with content in English, but we also have books in French, German and Spanish.
Ingram Publisher Services UK is the new name for the company previously known as NBN International. NBN International is a full service book distributor with almost 30 years of experience meeting publishers’ needs. Many NBN International clients have relied on the staff in Plymouth to handle their distribution functions for more than 20 years. Longstanding client relationships based on mutual trust and respect are common place at NBN International.
In support of its dual mission to end extreme poverty within a generation and boost shared prosperity, the World Bank Group conducts and publishes a large selection of research and knowledge products on a broad range of social and economic development issues with a focus on emerging economies. World Bank eLibrary is the World Bank’s official subscription-based publishing platform originally launched in 2003 and completely re-designed in 2013. Designed to meet the unique needs of researchers and librarians, it is focused on adding value to World Bank content through its enhanced functionality, ease of use, and many time-saving tools. eLibrary…
Founded in 1986, National Book Network (NBN) is a dynamic, service-oriented sales, marketing, and distribution company servicing North American and overseas publishers of commercial fiction and nonfiction books and audio titles. National Book Network is a subsidiary of The Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group, Inc., one of North America’s largest academic publishers.
Founded in 1949, Rowman & Littlefield is an independent press committed to an editorial mission increasingly sacrificed in a publishing era marked by corporate takeovers and university budget constraints. With the freedom to determine their own financial goals, Rowman & Littlefield devote their resources to cultivating superb scholarship and innovative teaching in the academic disciplines they serve. Rowman & Littlefield’s renowned publishing tradition demonstrates that the caliber of authors, bookmaking, distribution, and creative interaction with scholars brings success.
University of California Press (UC Press), one of the most distinguished university presses in the United States, enriches lives around the world by advancing scholarship in the humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences. Its activities are supported by the UC Press Foundation and by philanthropic contributions from individuals and institutions.
Founded on October 6, 1876, American Library Association (ALA) publishes books, periodicals, newsletters for library and information professionals. ALA also provides continuing education in a variety of venues and formats; offer awards and scholarships; sponsor institutes and conferences; and maintains networks of affiliates, chapters, and other collaborative relationships.
Founded in 1994, Berghahn Books is an independent scholarly press publishing books and journals for libraries, researchers, practitioners, and students in the social sciences and humanities. The Berghahn publishing programs are widely recognized for the quality both of their lists and of the production of their books and journals. The press has a strong transatlantic position and close links to continental Europe.