Publishers Directory, 40th Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1573025151
  • ISBN-13: 9781573025157
  • DDC: 070.5
  • 2215 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2014, 2013, 2012
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released May 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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Provides current information on over 20,000 publishers and distributors in an A-Z arrangement first by publishers, then by distributors.

Publishers Directory entries contain full organization contact information, including corporate e-mails and websites when provided. In addition, most entries feature a wealth of descriptive information (when available), including principal officers with personal e-mails; year founded; annual sales; number of titles per year, including an estimate for current year; total title count; discount policy; percentage of sales breakdown; descriptive text; subjects covered; and detailed returns policy. Users can see alternate formats offered, including audio, Braille, calendars, CD-ROM, diskette, DVD, large print, microform, online, posters/printers, and video.

Volume 3 continues with three indexes: Subject Index; Geographic Index; and Publishers, Imprints, and Distributors Index.

Features and Benefits

  • Alphabetic arrangement of listings — first by publisher, then by distributor.
  • Up to 30 pieces of information are provided for each entry listed.
  • The Subject Index provides publishers under subject codes from abortion to zoology.
  • The Geographic Index is arranged by state then by city with full address information.
  • The Publishers, Imprints, and Distributors Index lists in alphabetical sequence, a list of all active publishers and distributors, as well as imprints, divisions, subsidiaries, affiliates, parent organizations, and former names.
  • Also contains inactive and defunct entries which are duly noted.

What's New

  • This edition adds approximately 1000 new or previously unlisted publishers.
  • In addition to the new entries, special attention has been paid to combining, updating, and eliminating out-of-date records for existing publishers.
  • Continued research has resulted in thousands of changes to organization names, addresses, and other key details.

Table of Contents

Volume 1.
User's Guide.
Publishers of the U.S. and Canada (A-H).
Volume 2.
User's Guide.
Publishers of the U.S. and Canada (I-S).
Volume 3.
User's Guide.
Publishers of the U.S. and Canada (T-Z).
Distributors of the U.S. and Canada (A-Z).
Subject Index.
Geographic Index.
Publishers, Imprints, and Distributors Index.