Allen & Unwin - St Leonards, Australia Australia's leading independent publishers. In the Academic Edge you can read extracts from archived books, download teacher resources, and inspect the internet resources for their paper texts.
A leading academic publisher with offices in Leiden en Boston. It publishes more than 175 journals and around 600 new books and reference works each year. It also markets a large number of research collections and databases with primary source material.
Elsevier Science (Amsterdam) Elsevier intends to be the preferred global scientific information provider. In the Society section you'll find a catalogue arranged by subject and publication types.
IDC Publishers (Leiden) Complete list of publications, recently released collections, etc. The database is searchable.
International Books (Utrecht) The English language imprint of Uitgeverij Jan van Arkel. "Our motivation is not profit but a commitment to the environment and the quality of living for present and future generations in the North and the South. Our books address the issues of environment, sustainable development, with special attention to gender and indigenous peoples."
W.W. Norton (London) The database is searchable (by author and book title) and browsable.
Addision Wesley and Benjamin Cimmungs (AW-BC) One of the largest global educational publishers, selling books, multimedia and learning programs in all major academic disciplines to the primary, secondary, higher education, professional and English language teaching markets throughout the world. AWL is part of the Pearson Group, headquartered in London. The Corporate headquarters is located in Reading, Massachusetts, USA.
Allyn and Bacon - Needham Heifhts, MA A leading publisher of college textbooks and professional reference materials (part of Simon & Schuster/VIACOM), and one of the most innovative publishers in our disciplines of Education, Social Science, and the Humanities. It's the starting point for a ride through their changing landscape. Interesting for us sociologists are the Sociology Links. Maintained by: Cecil E. Greek.
New York Times Books and New York Times Book Review A searchable archive of over 50,000 book reviews, author interviews, and book news articles from the newspaper and the New York Times Book Review since 1980. It also contains the full text of the weekly Book Review (available on the web since January 5, 1997) as well as "Life and Times: Major authors, in their own words and ours," and selected first chapters from New York Times Book Review or New York Times bestseller list books. Both sites are free, but do require registration.