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H.W. Wilson, Salem Press & Grey House Publishing

From its foundation in 1898, H.W. Wilson has dedicated itself to providing its customers and their patrons with the best possible library experience. H.W. Wilson products have become familiar to generations of library patrons as standard tools in college, public, school, and special libraries around the world.

Since 1949, Salem Press has been the publisher of reference works on literature, history, health and biography, the social sciences and the sciences suitable for adult and young adult readers spanning all educational venues. Reference materials are both printed and electronic. The company distributes its work to college, school and public libraries.

Now both H.W. Wilson and Salem Press print reference are published and distributed by Grey House Publishing. With the editorial content provided by EBSCO Publishing, these print reference tools will continue providing the same high standard of content in the print format many librarians still prefer. The combination of these Grey House Publishing resources combined with EBSCO will keep providing librarians with the content delivery options and choices professional librarians want today.

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