Infobase Publishing Acquires World Almanac Brand

September 1st, 2009 · Comments Off

Infobase Publishing Acquires Iconic World Almanac Brand New York, NY (September 1, 2009)—Infobase Publishing announced today that it has acquired the World Almanac imprint from Weekly Reader Publishing Group. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. World Almanac’s long and storied history as a publisher of award-winning reference titles dates back to 1868. Most notably, […]

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Infobase to release eBook platform this Fall

September 19th, 2008 · Comments Off

Attention public, school, and community college libraries. Infobase, publisher for Chelsea House, Facts on File, Ferguson, and Bloom’s Literary Criticism will release it’s own eBook platform this Fall.  However, titles will still be available from previously established interfaces. Current titles and backlist titles will be available at launch (1800+) and forthcoming titles will also come […]

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