SOURCE: Wolters Kluwer NV

October 06, 2010 03:15 ET

Wolters Kluwer at 2010 Frankfurt Book Fair Showcasing Latest Online and Mobile Solutions Offering

FRANKFURT, GERMANY--(Marketwire - October 6, 2010) - Wolters Kluwer, a market-leading global information services company focused on professionals, will prominently showcase its latest online and mobile solutions as part of its overall product offering at the 2010 Frankfurt Book Fair. From October 6 through 10 in Hall 4.2 at stand P401, customers, authors, partners, and general visitors will see an extensive overview of the latest online platforms and features, including e-books and online journal content, and new mobile phone applications presented by experts of Wolters Kluwer.

Wolters Kluwer Health's premier brands Ovid and Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW) will be showcasing and presenting information on new publishing partnerships and solutions supporting medical, nursing, and patient-care content needs. Ovid recently signed partnerships and licensing arrangements with leading traditional Chinese medical publishers to provide both Chinese and bi- lingual content and a recent established, exclusive partnership with the Joanna Briggs Institute (JBI) resulting in an expansion of evidence-based nursing, allied health, and medical content. Other showcases include enhanced online journal platform features, such as OvidFrançais, Ovid's French-language search portal, and the expansion of Ovid's local-language search offering to support a new Chinese-language search. To support professionals and clinicians with on- the-go access to content, there is a new Journals@LWW iPhone application. Wolters Kluwer Pharma Solutions will feature its Adis e-journals to support the information needs of their users at the point research and practice.

Attendees of the Frankfurt Book Fair are invited to join Wolters Kluwer at its stand in Hall 4.2, P401. Next to Wolters Kluwer Health, for the legal and regulatory markets, Wolters Kluwer Law & Business, with its leading brandsAspen and Kluwer Law International, as well as Carl Heymanns Verlag, Luchterhand, Werner Verlag, and Carl Link for the German legal and business professional, will have their latest products and solutions available.

Ulrich Hermann, Regional Managing Director for Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory, Central Europe and CEO Wolters Kluwer Germany, will be taking part today at 10:00 am CET in Hall 4.0 in a panel discussion hosted by the German Book Trade Academy, where he will endorse the importance of partnering with new players in the information industry to be able to increase customers' productivity and meeting their needs. And at 5:00 pm CET, Wolters Kluwer will host on its stand a special customer and author event.

Furthermore, on Thursday, October 7, Wolters Kluwer Health will host a partner reception at the stand in the afternoon, and on Friday, October 8,Wolters Kluwer Germany together with Hengeler Mueller organizes an author evening where German politician Wolfgang Clement will deliver a keynote speech. For a detailed program on Wolters Kluwer's activities during the Frankfurt Book Fair, visit or follow the company on Twitter. And to get in touch with Wolters Kluwer's experts during the fair, email or contact

About Wolters Kluwer

Wolters Kluwer is a market-leading global information services company. Professionals in the areas of legal, business, tax, accounting, finance, audit, risk, compliance, and healthcare rely on Wolters Kluwer's leading, information- enabled tools and solutions to manage their business efficiently, deliver results to their clients, and succeed in an ever more dynamic world.

Wolters Kluwer has 2009 annual revenues of EUR3.4 billion, employs approximately 19,300 people worldwide, and maintains operations in over 40 countries across Europe, North America, Asia Pacific, and Latin America. Wolters Kluwer is headquartered in Alphen aan den Rijn, the Netherlands. Its shares are quoted on Euronext Amsterdam (WKL) and are included in the AEX and Euronext 100 indices.

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