Established in 1905, Princeton University Press (PUP) is an independent publisher with close connections, both formal and informal, to Princeton University. As such it has overlapping responsibilities to the University, the academic community, and the reading public. Our fundamental mission is to disseminate scholarship (through print and digital media) both within academia and to society at large. PUP publish the innovative works of the greatest minds in academia, from the most respected senior scholar to the extraordinarily promising graduate student, in each of the disciplines in which we publish. The Press consciously acquires a collection of titles–a coherent “list” of…
Founded in 1950 in Berlin, Germany, Quintessence Publishing initially published only German-language books in dentistry. Today the company’s publishing activities encompass more than 1,000 book titles, many in multiple languages. Addressing the education and information needs of both the beginning dental student and the experienced practitioner, Quintessence publications have earned many prestigious international prizes and awards over the company’s 56-year history.
Titles in the Rare Books on Burma collection were published in English during the 18th and 19th centuries. They cover history, cultural anthropology, archaeology, religious studies, art history, political science and musicology. Only books that provide in-depth knowledge and first-hand insights, experience and observations, were selected for the collection. Our current collection contains more than 1,000 photographs, maps, images and drawings.
Reaktion Books is an independent book publisher founded in 1985 in Edinburgh, Scotland, moved to London in 1987, and has been located in Clerkenwell, UK since 1999. Reaktion’s founding aim was to publish high-quality books on art, architecture and design. Over subsequent years Reaktion’s list has broadened substantially, and now encompasses animal studies, Asian art and culture, biography, cultural studies, current events, fashion, film, food history, geography, general history, philosophy, photography, politics, sports history and writing about place, with around 45 new titles published each year. Series are also significant part of Reaktion’s publishing programme. The Animal series are short…
Rothstein Publishing is the premier source of books and learning materials in Business Continuity Management, Disaster Recovery, and Emergency, Risk, and Crisis Management. Our industry-leading authors provide you with current, actionable knowledge, solutions and toolkits which you can put into practice immediately. Our commitment is to teach organizations how to be ready and able to protect, preserve and recover the most important things; their people, their property, their facilities, their assets and their reputation.
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.
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.
In 1922, six nurses founded Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, today known as Sigma, at the Indiana University Training School for Nurses, which is now the Indiana University School of Nursing, in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA. Sigma supports it’s values through numerous professional development products and services that focus on the core areas of education, leadership, career development, evidence-based nursing, research, and scholarship. These products and services advance the learning and professional development of members and all nurses who strive to improve the health of the world’s people.
Springer Nature was created in May 2015 through the combination of Nature Publishing Group, Palgrave Macmillan, Macmillan Education and Springer Science + Business Media. Springer Nature has roots and values built over 175 years from its respected and established portfolio of brands.
For over 60 years, Springer Publishing Company has grown and thrived as an independent publisher singularly committed to serving the healthcare and helping professions. Pioneers in nursing, gerontology, and rehabilitation, it also serves the academic and professional communities in psychology, public health, social work, and counseling. Springer Publishing’s books have won numerous awards, from the American Journal of Nursing Book of the Year Awards, to the ALA Choice Awards and the highly selective AAP PROSE Awards.