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Global STM Publishing 2007-2008


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  • Revenue and market share rankings of leading publishers
  • Detailed profiles of 40 leading STM publishers worldwide
  • Simba’s exclusive projections for market growth and much, much more

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  • Methodology
  • Executive Summary
    • Table Breakdown of Global STM Publishing Revenue, 2006
    • Table STM Publishing Revenue by Media, 2006
  • Scientific & Technical Publishing
    • Introduction
      • Table Global Scientific & Technical Publishing Market by Media, 2005-2007P ($ in millions)
    • Market Size
      • Journals
        • Table Global Scientific & Technical Publishing, Media Market Share, 2006
      • Books
      • Online/A&I
      • Directories/Databases
      • Newsletters/Looseleafs
      • Other
    • Leading Scientific/Technical Publishers
      • Table Leading Scientific & Technical Publishers, Ranked by 2006 Worldwide Revenue ($ in millions)
      • Reed Elsevier
      • Thomson
      • Springer Science+Business Media
      • John Wiley & Sons
      • American Chemical Society
      • Informa
      • IHS
      • Pearson
      • Holtzbrinck
      • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
      • McGraw-Hill
    • Current Trends in Scientific/Technical Publishing
      • Library Cost Pressures
        • Table Median Expenditures, Association of Research Libraries, 1986-2005 ($ in 000)
      • Asian Push Continues
      • Full-Text Resources in Demand
      • Digitization Projects Spread Rapidly Across the Industry
      • Wait and See Web 2.0
    • Mergers and Acquisitions
      • Table Key Merger & Acquisition Activity in Scientific & Technical Publishing, January 2006 - April 2007
  • Medical Publishing
    • Introduction
    • Market Size
      • Table Global Medical Publishing Market by Media, 2005-2007P ($ in millions)
      • Journals
      • Books
        • Table North American Medical Publishing, Media Market Share, 2006
      • Online/A&I
      • Newsletters/Looseleafs
      • Directories/Databases
      • Other
    • Leading Medical Publishers
      • Reed Elsevier
        • Table Leading Medical Publishers, Ranked by 2006 Worldwide Revenue ($ in millions)
      • Wolters Kluwer
      • Thomson Healthcare
      • CMPMedica
      • Springer Science+Business Media
      • Blackwell
      • American Medical Association
      • Ingenix
      • Massachusetts Medical Society
      • John Wiley & Sons
      • McGraw-Hill
    • Current Trends in Medical Publishing
      • More Consolidation to Come?
      • How Can We Help You?
        • Table Electronic Medical Products and Services
      • Pharmaceuticals Advertising and Journals: Best Friends Forever?
        • Table Key Medical Publishing M&A Activity, January 2006 - January 2007
    • Mergers & Acquisitions in the Medical Publishing Market
  • University Press, Society and Association Publishing
    • University Presses
    • Segment Size
      • Table Leading University Press Publishers, Ranked by 2006 Revenue ($ in millions)
    • Leading University Presses
      • Oxford University Press
      • Cambridge University Press
      • Harvard Business School Publishing
      • The University of Chicago Press
      • Yale University Press
      • MIT Press
      • The University of California Press
      • Columbia University Press
    • Current Trends in University Press Publishing
      • Library Cutbacks Hurt; Google Can Help
      • University Presses: More Options to Choose From
        • Table Leading Society/Association Publishers, Ranked by 2006 Publishing Revenue ($ in millions)
    • Society and Association Publishers
      • Segment Size
    • Leading Society/Association Presses
      • American Chemical Society (ACS)
      • The American Medical Association (AMA)
      • The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
      • The Massachusetts Medical Society
      • British Medical Association
      • The American Psychological Association (APA)
      • American Institute of Physics (AIP)
      • The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)
      • IOP
      • IET
      • The Royal Society of Chemistry
    • Current Trends in Society/Association Publishing
      • Taking on Google Scholar
      • Electronic Publishing on the Rise; Print Advertising Down
  • Company Profiles
    • American Association for the Advancement of Science
      • Table Key Statistics: AAAS
      • Table Financial Overview: American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2005-2007P ($ in 000)
    • American Chemical Society
      • Table Key Statistics: ACS
      • Table Financial Overview: American Chemical Society, 2005-2007P ($ in 000)
    • American Institute of Physics
      • Table Key Statistics: American Institute of Physics
      • Table Financial Overview: American Institute of Physics, 2005-2007P ($ in 000)
    • American Medical Association
      • Table Key Statistics: American Medical Association
      • Table Financial Overview: American Medical Association, 2005-2007P ($ in 000)
    • American Psychological Association
      • Table Key Statistics: American Psychological Association
      • Table Financial Overview: American Psychological Association, 2005-2007P ($ in 000)
    • British Medical Association
      • Table Key Statistics: British Medical Association
      • Table Financial Overview: British Medical Association, 2005-2007P ($ in 000)
    • Cambridge University Press
      • Table Key Statistics: Cambridge University Press
      • Table Financial Overview: Cambridge University Press, 2005-2007P ($ in 000)
    • Columbia University Press
      • Table Key Statistics: Columbia University Press
      • Table Financial Overview: Columbia University Press, 2005-2007P ($ in 000)
    • CMPMedica Ltd.
      • Table Key Statistics: CMPMedica Ltd.
      • Table Financial Overview: CMPMedica Ltd., 2005-2007P ($ in 000)
    • EBSCO Publishing
      • Table Key Statistics: EBSCO Publishing
      • Table Financial Overview: EBSCO Publishing, 2005-2007P ($ in 000)
    • Epocrates Inc.
      • Table Key Statistics: Epocrates
      • Table Financial Overview: Epocrates Inc., 2005-2007P ($ in 000)
    • FIZ Karlsruhe/STN Europe
      • Table Key Statistics: FIZ Karlsruhe
      • Table Financial Overview: FIZ Karlsruhe, 2005-2007P ($ in 000)
    • Holtzbrinck
      • Table Key Statistics: Holtzbrinck
      • Table Financial Overview: Holtzbrinck, 2005-2007P ($ in 000)
    • Information Handling Services Inc.
      • Table Key Statistics: IHS
      • Table Financial Overview: IHS, 2005-2007P ($ in 000)
    • Informa PLC
      • Table Key Statistics: Informa PLC
      • Table Financial Overview: Informa PLC, 2005-2007P ($ in 000)
    • Ingenix
      • Table Key Statistics: Ingenix
      • Table Financial Overview: Ingenix, 2005-2007P ($ in 000)
    • IEEE (The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers)
      • Table Key Statistics: IEEE
      • Table Financial Overview: IEEE, 2005-2007P ($ in 000)
    • Institute of Physics Publishing
      • Table Key Statistics: IOP Publishing
      • Table Financial Overview: Institute of Physics Publishing, 2005-2007P ($ in 000)
    • The Institution of Engineering and Technology
      • Table Key Statistics: IET
      • Table Financial Overview: IET, 2005-2007P ($ in 000)
    • The Massachusetts Medical Society
      • Table Key Statistics: Massachusetts Medical Society
      • Table Financial Overview: Massachusetts Medical Society, 2005-2007P ($ in 000)
    • The McGraw-Hill Companies Inc.
      • Table Key Statistics: McGraw-Hill
      • Table Financial Overview: McGraw-Hill, 2005-2007P ($ in 000)
    • The MIT Press
      • Table Key Statistics: The MIT Press
      • Table Financial Overview: The MIT Press, 2005-2007P ($ in 000)
    • Oxford University Press
      • Table Key Statistics: Oxford University Press
      • Table Financial Overview: Oxford University Press, 2005-2007P ($ in 000)
    • Pearson PLC
      • Table Key Statistics: Pearson PLC
      • Table Financial Overview: Pearson, 2005-2007P ($ in 000)
    • ProQuest-CSA
      • Table Key Statistics: ProQuest-CSA
      • Table Financial Overview: ProQuest-CSA, 2005-2007P ($ in 000)
    • Reed Elsevier
      • Table Key Statistics: Reed Elsevier
      • Table Financial Overview: Reed Elsevier, 2005-2007P ($ in 000)
    • Royal Society of Chemistry Publishing
      • Table Key Statistics: RSC Publishing
      • Table Financial Overview: Royal Society of Chemistry Publishing, 2005-2007P ($ in 000)
    • SAGE Publications Inc.
      • Table Key Statistics: SAGE Publications Inc.
      • Table Financial Overview: SAGE Publications, 2005-2007P ($ in 000)
    • Skyscape
      • Table Key Statistics: Skyscape
      • Table Financial Overview: Skyscape, 2005-2007P ($ in 000)
    • Springer Science+Business Media
      • Table Key Statistics: Springer Science+Business Media
      • Table Financial Overview: Springer Science+Business Media, 2005-2007P ($ in 000)
    • Thieme Publishing Group
      • Table Key Statistics: Thieme Publishing Group
      • Table Financial Overview: Thieme Publishing Group, 2005-2007P ($ in 000)
    • The Thomson Corp.
      • Table Key Statistics: The Thomson Corp.
      • Table Financial Overview: Thomson, 2005-2007P ($ in 000)
    • University of California Press
      • Table Key Statistics: University of California Press
      • Table Financial Overview: University of California Press, 2005-2007P ($ in 000)
    • University of Chicago Press
      • Table Key Statistics: University of Chicago Press
      • Table Financial Overview: University of Chicago Press, 2005-2007P ($ in 000)
    • UpToDate
      • Table Key Statistics: UpToDate
      • Table Financial Overview: UpToDate, 2005-2007P ($ in 000)
    • WebMD Health Corp.
      • Table Key Statistics: WebMD Health Corp.
      • Table Financial Overview: WebMD Health, 2005-2007P ($ in 000)
    • John Wiley & Sons Inc.
      • Table Key Statistics: John Wiley & Sons Inc.
      • Table Financial Overview: John Wiley & Sons, 2005-2007P ($ in 000)
    • Wolters Kluwer
      • Table Key Statistics: Wolters Kluwer
      • Table Financial Overview: Wolters Kluwer, 2005-2007P ($ in 000)
    • Yale University Press
      • Table Key Statistics: Yale University Press
      • Table Yale University Press Titles & Sales by Subject 2005 vs. 2006 ($ in 000s)
      • Table Financial Overview: Yale University, 2005-2007P ($ in 000)

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