Trial Period: October 18, 2019 – January 14, 2020
Access Method: Open website http://18.104.22.168/v3/gourl.asp?rid=81, click “books”
SpringerNature and e-books
1. SpringerNature is a leading global organization committed to research, education and professional publishing. The group brings together a range of well-respected and trusted brands, and provides customers with quality content with innovative products and services. Springer Nature Group is the world's largest academic book publishing company, and publishes the world's most influential journals. It is also a pioneer in the field of open access. The group employs approximately 13,000 people worldwide in more than 50 countries. Springer Nature was formed in 2015 by the merger of Nature Publishing Group, Palgrave Macmillan, Macmillan Education, Springer Science and Commercial Media.
2.The number and distribution of SpringerNature e-books
SpringerNature e-books have published more than 230,000 e-books such as monographs, books and reference books, and published 10,000 new books in 2018 for readers to read online.
Springer is the world's leading publisher in science, technology and medicine (STM), with the world's most comprehensive science, technology and medicine (STM) and humanities and social sciences (HSS) e-book database and archive books. Apress is committed to satisfy the information demand of global developers, IT staff, and technicians. It has published 2,700 books including Big Data, Database, Open Source, Web Development, Java, Python, Apple & Swift, and the famous Microsoft and .NET series of books.
Palgrave Macmillan is a 170-year-old publishing brand that focuses on the humanities, social sciences, and business, and contains many classics such as the Palgrave Economics Dictionary, the Politician Yearbook, and the International Historical Statistics Dictionary, Elgrave Strategic Management Encyclopedia and etc.
Springer and Palgrave Macmillan's books on business, management, and humanities and social sciences have been integrated to form a new discipline of 10 humanities and social sciences; together with 10 disciplines of Springer-published STM books, there are totally 20 disciplines.
Since 2016, SpringerNature offers the following 20 e-book libraries:
The opening for trial this time is the Biomedical and Life Sciences disciplines e-book package.