Taylor & Francis Group titles now available through IHS Global Content Platform
For Corporate and Government Researchers
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 5:45 pm EDT
"Bringing Taylor & Francis’ world-class content together with the award-winning IHS search platform can greatly improve research & development, design and manufacturing of tomorrow’s technologies."
Note to Editors: This corrected and updated version of the news release supersedes any previous versions.
IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), a leading global source of critical information and insight, and Taylor & Francis Group, one of the world’s leading publishers of scholarly journals, books, eBooks and reference works, announced today that IHS will host and resell select content from Taylor & Francis Group’s CRC Press (www.crcpress.com) on the renowned IHS search platform used by corporate and government researchers worldwide.
As part of the agreement, researchers using the IHS platform will gain immediate access to select titles from Taylor & Francis Group’s world-class authoritative content from CRC Press in a host of technical subject areas. This strategic partnership expands the IHS content platform to include a broader range of life and natural sciences and medical technology subject areas utilized by its extensive network of scientists and researchers around the globe.
“The innovative and accessible content platform from IHS offers a significant opportunity for our publications,” said Dennis Weiss, senior vice president of sales for Taylor & Francis. “We are pleased to partner with IHS to make this collection available to its broad network of researchers in the commercial and government markets worldwide.”
The addition of Taylor & Francis Group’s select science, technology and medicine titles to the renowned IHS search platform allows scientists, researchers and engineers in a wide variety of industries to find answers to tough innovation, design and manufacturing challenges. Using the IHS advanced search tools, researchers can also quickly and easily access relevant publications in the life and natural science.
“CRC Press is a global leader in science, technology and medicine content, with essential eBooks and reference titles for today’s knowledge workers,” said Chad Hawkinson, vice president, IHS Product Design. “Bringing Taylor & Francis’ world-class content together with the award-winning IHS search platform can greatly improve research & development, design and manufacturing of tomorrow’s technologies.”
IHS (NYSE: IHS) is the leading source of information, insight and analytics in critical areas that shape today’s business landscape. Businesses and governments in more than 165 countries around the globe rely on the comprehensive content, expert independent analysis and flexible delivery methods of IHS to make high-impact decisions and develop strategies with speed and confidence. IHS has been in business since 1959 and became a publicly traded company on the New York Stock Exchange in 2005. Headquartered in Englewood, Colorado, USA, IHS is committed to sustainable, profitable growth and employs more than 8,000 people in 31 countries around the world.
CRC Press, a member of Taylor & Francis Group, is a premier global publisher of scientific, technical and medical content, providing essential material for academics, professionals and students. CRC Press products include world-class references, handbooks and textbooks as well as the award-winning CRCnetBASE eBook collections. Taylor & Francis Group, an informa business, provides quality information, publishing more than 1,800 journals and over 4,000 new books each year, with a books backlist in excess of 60,000 specialist titles. Informa (www.informa.com) is a multinational information provider for the academic, professional and commercial markets with offices in over 40 countries.