AMSTERDAM, August 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --
Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced a substantial number of its medical, scientific and professional reference books are now available on the iBookstore. These titles join the list of hundreds of Elsevier books already available and over the next few months, Elsevier will be bringing additional scientific, technical and medical reference books to the iBookstore.
Key reference book titles include:
• Engineering for Sustainability - by Gerald Jonker and Jan Harmsen
• Windows Forensic Analysis Toolkit - by Harlan Carvey
• Offshore Wind - by Kurt Thomson
• All-In-One Care Planning Resource - by Pamela L. Swearingen
• Kryger's Sleep Medicine Review - by Meir H. Kryger, Russell Rosenberg, G. Vernon Pegram and Lawrence Martin
By including its book content - covering a broad range of languages - on the iBookstore, Elsevier aims to offer its customers even more options for online access.
"We are continuously exploring and leveraging opportunities to offer our customers new ways to acquire our content," said Suzanne BeDell, Managing Director of Science &Technology Books at Elsevier. "The iBookstore provides us with a valuable distribution channel that helps us reach that objective."
The Elsevier titles from the iBookstore can be downloaded on iPhone, iPad and iPod touch at http://www.itunes.com/ibookstore/.
Elsevier is a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services. The company works in partnership with the global science and health communities to publish more than 2,000 journals, including The Lancet and Cell, and close to 20,000 book titles, including major reference works from Mosby and Saunders. Elsevier's online solutions include ScienceDirect, Scopus, Reaxys, ClinicalKey and Mosby's Nursing Suite, which enhance the productivity of science and health professionals, and the SciVal suite and MEDai's Pinpoint Review, which help research and health care institutions deliver better outcomes more cost-effectively.
A global business headquartered in Amsterdam, Elsevier employs 7,000 people worldwide. The company is part of Reed Elsevier Group PLC, a world-leading publisher and information provider, which is jointly owned by Reed Elsevier PLC and Reed Elsevier NV. The ticker symbols are REN (Euronext Amsterdam), REL (London Stock Exchange), RUK and ENL (New York Stock Exchange).