Taylor & Francis Group’s Engineering Content Now Available on Knovel

CRC Press and CRCNetBASE content enrich Knovel’s diverse technical references for engineers and other researchers worldwide

New York, April 7, 2014

Taylor & Francis Group’s renowned engineering titles published by CRC Press will be offered on Knovel, a cloud-based application that integrates quality technical information with in-depth analytical and search tools. Additional content will be added to Knovel over the next few months across a variety of its subject areas and accessible to customers according to their subscriptions.

“We are pleased to make Taylor & Francis Group’s engineering titles readily accessible to Knovel’s growing network of corporate and government engineers,” said T. Emmett Dages, President of US Books for Taylor & Francis Group. “The addition of CRC Press’ engineering titles to Knovel’s cloud-based application provides government and corporate engineers improved searchability and faster, more in-depth access to the high-quality technical information they need.”

In addition to providing enhanced access to Taylor & Francis Group’s CRC Press engineering titles, Taylor & Francis’ agreement with Knovel also ensures that authoritative resources from its CRCnetBASE platform can be easily searched and accessed by Knovel’s users, giving engineers in the corporate and government markets the data and answers they need to devise innovative solutions.

“The addition of select Taylor & Francis engineering titles, available through our partnership with limited exclusivity, allows us to offer an increasingly diverse range of rich scientific and technical content to a vast network of engineers who turn to Knovel for trusted information when tackling tough questions,” said Ella Balagula, SVP, Engineering and Technology for Elsevier.

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About Taylor & Francis Group
Taylor & Francis Group, an informa business, partners with researchers, scholarly societies, universities and libraries worldwide to bring knowledge to life. Informa is a multinational information provider for the academic, professional and commercial markets in over 40 countries. Taylor & Francis Group provides quality information, publishing more than 1,800 journals and over 4,000 new books each year, with a backlist in excess of 60,000 specialist titles.

CRC Press, a member of Taylor & Francis Group, is a premier publisher of scientific, technical and medical content, reaching around the globe to collect essential reference material and the latest advances and making them available to researchers, academics, professionals and students in a variety of accessible formats, including the award-winning CRCnetBASE eBook collection. CRC Press publishes across all engineering areas with more than 11,000 titles in electrical, industrial, mechanical, civil and biomedical engineering, as well as materials science.

About Knovel
Part of the Elsevier product portfolio, Knovel is a cloud-based application integrating technical information with analytical and search tools to drive innovation and deliver answers engineers can trust. Knovel users include thousands of engineers and applied scientists worldwide. Knovel has more than 700 customers worldwide 74 of the Fortune 500 companies, five of the Top 10 Constituents on the FTSE 100 Index and more than 450 leading universities. For more information, visit www.knovel.com or call +1 (866) 240 8174.

About Elsevier

Elsevier is a world-leading provider of information solutions that enhance the performance of science, health, and technology professionals, empowering them to make better decisions, deliver better care, and sometimes make groundbreaking discoveries that advance the boundaries of knowledge and human progress. Elsevier provides web-based, digital solutions — among them ScienceDirect, Scopus, Elsevier Research Intelligence,and ClinicalKey—and publishes over 2,200 journals, including The Lancet and Cell, and over 25,000 book titles, including a number of iconic reference works.

The company is part of Reed Elsevier Group PLC, a world leading provider of professional information solutions in the Science, Medical, Legal and Risk and Business sectors, 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).

Media contacts
For Knovel/Elsevier
Amy Burnis
Director, Strategic Communications
Elsevier
+1 617 803 8344
a.burnis@elsevier.com

For T&F/CRC Press
Stacey Mironov
VP, Marketing
Taylor and Francis
+1 (561) 998 2555 
Stacey.Mironov@taylorandfrancis.com