SOURCE: Knovel


December 16, 2009 08:30 ET

Knovel Boosts Roster of Publishers

SAE International, ASHRAE and 14 Other Societies and Publishers Add Content to Knovel

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - December 16, 2009) - Knovel, an online resource that helps engineers find reliable technical information faster, today announces partnerships with 16 organizations. Knovel's comprehensive collection of content is continually updated as new titles are available and reflects the evolving needs of its users -- engineers. Knovel works with its Editorial Advisory Board, comprised of multi-disciplinary industry and academic leaders, to prioritize content additions and editorial features based upon current workflow needs and emerging industry trends.

Knovel has partnered with more than 50 international professional societies and publishers including McGraw-Hill, Wiley and Elsevier. Since March, Knovel has added the following content partners to its roster:

--  The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials
--  The American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning
    Engineers (ASHRAE)
--  Clarion Technical Publishers
--  DesTech Publications
--  Emerald Group Publishing Limited
--  Fairmont Press (Association of Energy Engineers)
--  Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
--  Industrial Press Inc.
--  Information Age Publishing
--  Kogan Page
--  Measurement International
--  MIT Press
--  NACE - Books Division
--  National Ground Water Association
--  SAE International
--  Technology Perspectives

"This partnership with Knovel extends our reach in the engineering community and ensures that significantly more engineers will have access to the specialized content our experts regularly publish," says Kevin Jost, editorial director, Magazines & Books for SAE International. "Knovel is recognized as a trusted source of technical information, and they keep a finger on the pulse of engineers to understand the pressures they face and the resources they need."

Knovel offers an unmatched depth and breadth of validated engineering content, selected from the most trusted sources and delivered to engineers quickly and with extreme precision. The value of Knovel's content is extended by its optimized search and data analysis tools, enabling engineers to not only easily find relevant data, but also analyze, document and incorporate it into their everyday work.

"We constantly talk to engineers in the field to identify information that is critical to their day-to-day work and productivity," says Delores Meglio, vice president, publisher relations for Knovel. "With this goal in mind, we aggressively pursue relationships with publishers offering relevant content that is recognized as reliable and authoritative. We are pleased this diverse range of respected publishers has partnered with Knovel to ensure engineers can readily access their content."

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Knovel is an online resource that helps engineers find reliable technical information faster. Knovel's reliable content, optimized search and interactive tools, help engineers solve problems faster by providing answers engineers can trust, in turn helping organizations increase the productivity of their engineering staff. Knovel has thousands of users worldwide. Customers include 70 of the Fortune 500 companies and more than 300 leading universities. Founded in 2000, Knovel is a private company headquartered in New York City. For more information, visit or call (866) 303-3336.

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