Elsevier and ISTE Press Announce Publishing Alliance

Alliance will bring researchers and practitioners content in high-growth subjects such as energy, materials science and food science

Waltham, MA, January 7, 2015

Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, and ISTE Press Ltd, a London-based international publisher of scientific and technical books, today announced that the companies have formed a publishing alliance that will bring researchers ISTE Press content on high-growth subjects, The subjects include energy, engineering, materials science, food science, mathematics and environmental science. The content from ISTE Press, which primarily publishes French-originated content in the English language, will be distributed through Elsevier's ScienceDirect and other global distribution channels.

"Our alliance with ISTE Press is an exciting opportunity for us to give researchers more content in some key areas like energy and food science," said Suzanne BeDell, Managing Director, Science and Technology Books, Elsevier. "It also brings to the market high-quality French scientific content that is closely aligned with our growth areas. ISTE Press and Elsevier can better support research outcomes and researcher productivity increasing global access to this co-published content."

New Elsevier and ISTE Press co-branded books will be published in collections beginning in 2015, and will be available in print as well via all of the digital channels Elsevier serves. Elsevier will have global rights to co-branded content and will work in close cooperation with ISTE Press to develop content in areas of mutual interest.

Sami Ménascé, President and Managing Director of ISTE Press said, "I am very happy to announce this new alliance that will allow ISTE's authors, researchers and scientists, access to ScienceDirect and Elsevier's international audience in subject areas of mutual interest."


About ISTE Press
ISTE Press is a privately owned science and technology publisher based in London, with publishing interests across the science and technology sector. ISTE Press has a particular focus on science and technology content from France, and works with over 26 expert scientific committees, each comprising a panel of senior scientists and researchers who ensure the excellence of their content.

About Elsevier
Elsevier is a global information analytics business that helps scientists and clinicians to find new answers, reshape human knowledge, and tackle the most urgent human crises. For 140 years, we have partnered with the research world to curate and verify scientific knowledge. Today, we’re committed to bringing that rigor to a new generation of platforms. Elsevier provides digital solutions and tools in the areas of strategic research management, R&D performance, clinical decision support, and professional education; including ScienceDirect, Scopus, SciVal, ClinicalKey and Sherpath. Elsevier publishes over 2,500 digitized journals, including The Lancet and Cell, 39,000 e-book titles and many iconic reference works, including Gray's Anatomy. Elsevier is part of RELX, a global provider of information-based analytics and decision tools for professional and business customers. www.elsevier.com

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Raphaël Ménascé
ISTE Group
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