The Journal of the Burma Research Society (JBRS) was the first academic journal devoted to Burma Studies. The journal started in 1911 about the same time as The Journal of the Siam Society. It was published in Burma but is no longer published today. JBRS had 59 volumes spanning a period of 70 years, with a total of 377 authors writing about 631 subjects. It comprises more than 132 issues with over 1,300 articles (more than 30,000 pages in total), and includes some 500 photos, graphs, charts and maps. Like the Journal of the Siam Society, JBRS was, and still…
Momentum Press was founded in 2007 with core areas in engineering, applied science and technology. Its aim is to reach practitioners, researchers, educational faculty, and students in engineering, science, and industry with both traditional print media and electronically delivered content. Momentum Press publishes original scientific and engineering content, with a focus on the North-American, English language market, but with distribution and market presence worldwide.
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.
PMPH-USA is the U.S. publishing operation for the People’s Medical Publishing House, the largest medical publisher in China. Launched in January, 2008, PMPH-USA publishes clinical references, textbooks, and online material for physicians, dentists, medical students, and health science practitioners. In July of 2008, the company acquired BC Decker’s medical book list, consisting of world-class authors and titles in areas such as oncology, surgery, neurology, pediatrics, oral surgery, and dentistry.
Founded in 1945 and based in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, ISA develops standards; certifies industry professionals; provides education and training; publishes books and technical articles; and hosts conferences and exhibitions for the automation professionals. The organization is set to becoming the standard for automation globally by certifying industry professionals; providing education and training; publishing books and technical articles; hosting conferences and exhibitions for automation professionals; and developing standards for industry.
Association for Talent Development (ATD) has a proven track record in the training and development field. ATD is the world’s largest association dedicated to workplace learning and performance professionals. ATD’s members come from more than 100 countries and connect locally in more than 130 U.S. chapters and with more than 30 international partners. ATD Press stands out as the leading resource for reliable information and objective reporting with information delivered efficiently and conveniently, allowing readers to focus on their first and most important interest—applying proven best practices on the job.
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.
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.
Hindustan Book Agency (HBA) is the publisher and distributor of advanced level books in mathematics and physics. HBA has published books jointly with Springer, Birkhauser, Cambridge University Press, World Scientific Press, American Mathematical Society and Princeton University Press. It publishes established series in mathematics, Texts and Readings in Mathematics, and a similar series in physics entitled, Texts and Readings in Physical Sciences.
Showwe was established in 2001 in Taipei, Taiwan. It publishes on several topics such as modern and contemporary Chinese literature, reviews, culture and memoirs. The main publications are published in Showwe’s three prestige brands: Showwe Publication, Xin-Rui Culture & Creation and Niang Publication. Most titles are in Mandarin Chinese.