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Science Book Publishers

A K Peters

A scientific technical publisher with a concentration in Mathematics, Computer Science, and Robotics.
Natick, MA   US

Abrams Books

Founded by Harry N. Abrams in 1949, ABRAMS was the first company in the United States to specialize in the creation and distribution of art and illustrated books. Now a subsidiary of La Martinière Groupe, the company publishes visually stunning illustrated books in the areas of art, photography, cooking, interior and garden design, craft, architecture, entertainment, fashion, sports, and pop culture, as well as children's books and general interest titles.
New York, NY   US

Adenine Press

Adenine Press publishes journals, magazines, conference proceedings, monographs and books in the niche area of biological structure, dynamics, interactions and expression as well as medicine and health care.
Schenectady, NY   US


AMACOM is the publishing arm of the American Management Association. Our broad range of offerings help readers worldwide enhance their personal and professional growth and reach into the future to understand emerging trends and cutting-edge thinking.

AMACOM publishes practical works on all business topics and in other nonfiction areas, including health & fitness, science & technology, popular psychology, parenting, and education.

New York, NY   US

Ancient Life Publishing

Ancient Life Publishing is dedicated to providing educational materials of the highest quality. Our products offer the latest in scientific information about geology and paleontology.
Buffalo, WY   US

Athena Scientific

Athena Scientific is a small publisher specializing in textbooks written by professors at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and used in their courses.
Nashua, NH   US

Aukland University Press

The leading scholarly publisher in New Zealand, publishing Maori studies, New Zealand history and biography, and is the country's major publisher of new poetry.
Auckland,   NZ

Begell House Inc

Begell House publishes books and journals in print and on-line that provide the latest research data and information across a broad spectrum of engineering and sciences.
Redding, CT   US

BenBella Books

BenBella is a fast-growing, marketing-focused publishing house whose success is based on a few simple principles. We select our titles with care. We provide authors with first-class service and genuine partnership. And we provide aggressive, creative marketing for each title we publish.
Dallas, TX   US

Bick Publishing House

The mission of Bick Publishing House for Teens/Young Adults is to relate modern science and its ethics, communications arts, philosophy, psychology to the teenager's world, so they can make their own responsible decisions about their own lives and future.
Madison, CT   US

Biomateria Publishing Co

Provocative academic and general interest publications in biology, human sexuality, nutrition, life sciences.
Stony Brook, NY   US

Brush Education

Serves college, university, and professional audiences in several subject areas including medical and health sciences, education, and K9 training.
Edmonton, AB   CA

Bunker Hill Publishing

Bunker Hill Publishing is an independent publisher with an exciting list covering the arts, photography, science, history and books for the very young.
Piermont, NH   US

Cambridge University Press

Cambridge University Press dates from 1534 and is the publishing business of the University of Cambridge.
Cambridge,   UK

Chelsea Green Publishing

For 26 years, Chelsea Green has been the publishing leader for books on the politics and practice of sustainable living.
White River Jct., VT   US

Christopher-Gordon Publishers

Publishes non-fiction in the areas of literacy, educational administration, mathematics, science, and technology, and what we call general education, topics of universal interest to educators, such as classroom management and thinking skills.
Norwood, MA   US

Cobblestone Publishing

Publishing exceptional educational materials for young people, and for the teachers, librarians, and parents who guide them.
Peterborough, NH   US

Cooper Publishing Group

Cooper Publishing Group publishes college text, professional-reference and general audience books in exercise physiology, sports medicine, coaching education, fitness, health and nutrition, and college textbooks in the biological sciences under the Biological Sciences Press imprint.
Traverse City, MI   US

Craftsman Book Company

A publisher of manuals and estimating references for the construction industry.
Carlsbad, CA   US

D&M Publishers

Publishes under three imprints: Douglas & McIntyre publishing politics and current affairs; Greystone Books focuses on the environment, natural history, science, sports and outdoor recreation; and New Society Publishers focuses on social justice and ecological issues.
On October 22, 2012 D&M filed a Notice of Intention to make a proposal under the provisions of the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act. Pursuant to this process D&M management will be working with the Bowra Group Ltd to locate an investor or purchaser for its assets.
Vancouver, BC   CA

Darwin Press Inc

The Darwin Press publishes books in fields of biology and the natural sciences, the Middle East and Central Asia, World Business, scientific monographs, historical memoirs, and related paperbacks and texts.
Princeton, NJ   US

Data Trace

Data Trace specializes in Legal and Medical Publishing, Risk Management Programs, Continuing Education and Association Management.
Brooklandville, MD   US

Demos Medical

Publishers of high-quality books and digital products for physicians and other healthcare providers in the core areas of neurology, physical medicine and rehabilitation, pathology, and oncology. Demos Medical Publishing was acquired by Mannheim Holdings, LLC, a subsidiary of the Mannheim Trust, New York, in 2004 and remains one of the few independent publishers in the field.
New York, NY   US

Destech Publications Inc

Publishers of original books, textbooks, CD-ROMs, Conference Proceedings, and refereed journals in advanced technology and engineering.
Lancaster, PA   US

Editions Technip

Editions Technip was founded in 1956 by the Institut Français du Pétrole (IFP), a unique organization reputed throughout the world for its research in the field of oil and gas and for its graduate engineering school, the "Ecole du Pétrole et des Moteurs". Editions Technip publishes on all aspects of the oil and gas industry and related disciplines such as geology, hydrocarbon chemistry, data processing and economics.
Paris, France   SA


A leading provider of science and health information, Elsevier publishes journals, databases and books to enhance the performance of science, health, and technology professionals.
New York, NY   US

Eridanus Press

Eridanus Press was established to publish the best ideas in the whole of culture: art, science, religion, politics, economics, and society. Our format is trade paperback. Our niche is intellectual titles for readers interested in new and provocative ideas.
New York, NY   US

Farrar Straus and Giroux

Farrar, Straus and Giroux (FSG) is an American book publishing company, founded in 1946 by Roger W. Straus, Jr. and John C. Farrar. The firm is renowned for its international list of literary fiction, nonfiction, poetry and children's books.
New York, NY   US

Gardner Publications Inc

Hanser Publications, LLC is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Carl Hanser Verlag GmbH & Co.KG Munich, Germany. We are the premier publisher of plastics technology and metalworking titles. Our widely read publications have long been the backbone of the plastics and manufacturing industries for manufacturers and educators alike. We bring you the best, and often hard-to-find, technical references vital to your success. Our books and training materials are ideal for industry, science, education, and your general business needs related to manufacturing. We are located in Cincinnati, OH.
Cincinnati, OH   US

Holcomb Hathaway

Holcomb Hathaway publishes textbooks and related materials for the college and professional markets in the areas of Applied Sciences, Communications, Literacy and Education, and Sport and Exercise Science.
Scottsdale, AZ   US

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

HMH publishes acclaimed books for adults and kids in the fields of literature, science, sports, history, cooking, guides, and current affairs.
Boston, MA   US

Humanics Publishing Group

Publisher of educational books and adult trade books.
Lake Worth, FL   US

IOP Publishing

IOP Publishing is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Institute of Physics. IOP Publishing provides a range of journals, ebooks, magazines, websites and services that enable researchers and research organisations to reach the widest possible audience for their research. We combine the culture of a learned society with global reach and highly efficient and effective publishing systems and processes.
Philadelphia, PA   US

J Michael Ryan Publishers

Scholarly, Scientific, and Professional Publishing
Andover, NJ   US

J.M. LeBel Publishers

Publisher specializing in high school science textbooks. Titles in biology, chemistry, physics and environmental science.
Dallas, TX   US

John Wiley and Sons

A global publishing company that specializes in academic publishing and markets its products to professionals and consumers, students and instructors in higher education, and researchers and practitioners in scientific, technical, medical, and scholarly fields. Also publish the "For Dummies" series of books.
Hoboken, NJ   US

Johns Hopkins University Press

JHU Press is one of the world’s largest university presses, publishing 80 scholarly journals and nearly 200 new books each year. Award-winning lists in history, science, literary studies, political science, and medicine reach a worldwide audience of scholars, students, and discerning readers. General interest books, such as the acclaimed Johns Hopkins Press Health Books, help fulfill Gilman’s mandate to broadly disseminate the expertise of leading scholars, scientists, and physicians.
Baltimore, MD   US

Jones & Bartlett Learning

Jones & Bartlett Learning combines authoritative content with innovative technology, helping students learn more efficiently.
Burlington, MA   US

Mad River Press

The Mad River Press publishes and sells Natural History Books and specializes in books on the systematics and biology of fungi, particularly mushrooms.
Eureka, CA   US

Mary Ann Liebert, Inc

Publishing integrated media content in the most promising areas of biotechnology, biomedical research, clinical medicine and surgery, engineering and technology, environmental studies and policy, law and economics, and public health.
New Rochelle, NY   US

Missouri Botanical Garden Press

Missouri Botanical Garden Press, part of the Research Division of the Missouri Botanical Garden, plays a key role in the Garden's mission to discover and share knowledge about plants and their environment. Through the quarterly journals the Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden and Novon, floras, and other books, including the series Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden, MBG Press provides an important outlet for the dissemination of botanical research.
St Louis , MO   US

Noreaster Press

Established in 2003 in Eastport, Maine, Nor'easter Press is a traditional and small press that specializes in publication of professional, academic reference, education, trade, and general interest books in the areas of naval architecture, boatbuilding, yachting, maritime history and the marine sciences.
Eastport, ME   US

Nova Science Publishers

Nova Publishers is an academic publisher based in Hauppauge, New York of books and journals for an academic audience. The company focuses on science, political science, European and Asian studies, and security studies.[
Hauppauge, NY   US

Ox Bow Press

Ox Bow Press is an independent scholarly publisher dedicated to publishing both new titles and reprints of enduring value, particularly in philosophy and the philosophy of science, Hawaiiana, and the sea.
Woodbridge, CT   US

Penguin Group

Penguin Group publishes under a wide range of prominent imprints and trademarks, among them Viking, G. P. Putnam's Sons, The Penguin Press, Riverhead Books, Dutton, Penguin Books, Berkley Books, Gotham Books, Portfolio, New American Library, Plume, Tarcher, Philomel, Grosset & Dunlap, Puffin, and Frederick Warne.
New York, NY   US

Plexus Publishing Inc

In addition to being a regional (NJ) publisher, Plexus also publishes titles in the field of biology and ecology. Our book list extends from technical-scientific works to histories, folklore, and novels.
Medford, NJ   US


Routledge is a global publisher of academic books, journals and online resources in the humanities and social sciences. Our current publishing program encompasses the liveliest texts, and the best in research, with over 35,000 books in print.
New York, NY   US

Sattre Press

Reprints, annotated editions and new titles in the Arts and Sciences
Decorah, IA   US

Science Curriculum Inc

SCI is an educational publishing company dedicated to creating high-quality middle school and high school science programs. Our textbooks are recognized leaders in experimentally-based, hands-on physical science instruction. In our programs, students learn by doing science experiments, compiling data, discussing results, and drawing conclusions based on their experimental data.
Lakewood, CO   US

Science Publishers

Publishers of some of the finest scholarly works in the Life Sciences. Besides the life sciences, our publication interests extend to Mathematics & Statistics, Computer Science, Medical Science, and Geotechnical Engineering.
Enfield, NH   US

Sentient Publications

Sentient Publications' books arise from the spirit of inquiry and the richness of the inherent dialogue between writer and reader.
Boulder, CO   US

Seven Stories Press

Founded in 1995 in New York City and named for the seven authors who committed to a home with a fiercely independent spirit, Seven Stories Press publishes works of the imagination and political titles by voices of conscience. While most widely known for its books on politics, human rights, and social and economic justice, Seven Stories continues to champion literature, with a list encompassing both innovative debut novels and National Book Award–winning poetry collections, as well as prose and poetry translations from the French, Spanish, German, Swedish, Italian, Greek, Polish, Korean, Vietnamese, Russian, and Arabic.
New York, NY   US

Sinauer Associates

Sinauer Associates, Inc., publishers of college-level textbooks and educational multimedia in biology, psychology, neuroscience, and allied disciplines, was founded in June of 1969 by Andrew D. Sinauer
Sunderland, MA   US

Synergetic Press

Synergetic Press is a fiercely independent publisher with offices in Santa Fe, New Mexico and London, England. We’ve published paradigm-shifting texts for over thirty years.

The founders and staff of Synergetic Press are pioneers in the field of biospheric and environmental sciences, and our enterprise is steeped in a rich tradition of experimental collaboration in the arts and sciences that spans nearly four decades.
Santa Fe, NM   US

Taylor & Francis Publishing

Taylor & Francis Group publishes books for all levels of academic study and professional development, across a wide range of subjects and disciplines.

We publish Social Science and Humanities books under the Routledge, Psychology Press and Focal Press imprints. Science, Technology and Medical books are published by CRC Press and Garland Science.

Abingdon,   UK

Tech Science Press

Tech Science Press publishes books and monographs by world-renowned authors and advanced research in engineering and the sciences.
Norcross, GA   US

The Experiment

Independent publisher with a focus on food (and how to grow, cook, and enjoy it), health and fitness, psychology and personal development, parenting, relationships, sexuality, science, and nature.
New York, NY   US


Thieme is one of the world’s leading scientific, medical and academic publishers, with offices in the US, Germany and the UK
New York, NY   US

UBC Press

The University of British Columbia Press is Canada’s leading social sciences publisher. With an international reputation for publishing high-quality works of original scholarship, our books draw on and reflect cutting-edge research, pushing the boundaries of academic discourse in innovative directions. Each year UBC Press publishes seventy new titles in a number of fields, including Aboriginal studies, Asian studies, Canadian history, environmental studies, gender and women’s studies, geography, health and food studies, law, media and communications, military and security studies, planning and urban studies, and political science.
Vancouver, BC   CA


Publisher of books, proceedings and papers for the American Astronautical Society about Mars Exploration, Space Travel, Planetary Missions, JPL, Mission Control, NASA, Astronomy, Astronautics, Science, Astrophysics, Spaceflight Dynamics, the History of space research, manned missions, planetary studies, satellite technologies, man-machine interaction, effects of cosmic radiation, colonization, rocketry & rockets, shuttles and space stations, interstellar probes, and much more.
Escondido, CA   US

University of California Press

University of California Press, one of the most distinguished university presses in the United States, enriches lives around the world by advancing scholarship in the humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences. Its activities are supported by the UC Press Foundation and by philanthropic contributions from individuals and institutions.
Berkeley, CA   US

University Press of Colorado

The University Press of Colorado is a nonprofit publisher supported partly by Adams State College, Colorado State University, Fort Lewis College, Mesa State College, Metropolitan State University of Denver, the University of Colorado, the University of Northern Colorado, and Western State Colorado University.
Boulder, CO   US

University Science Books

University Science Books publishes fine titles in chemistry, biology, astronomy, earth and environmental science, and physics.
Herndon, VA   US


Vintage Books is the foremost literary paperback publisher. Anchor, founded in 1953, is the oldest trade paperback publisher in America.
New York, NY   US

W.H. Freeman

A publisher of science textbooks. A division of Macmillan Higher Education.
New York, NY   US

Weidenfeld & Nicolson

Established in 1949. Publishers of high quality, prize-winning fiction and non fiction across a range of categories including autobiography, business, cookery, economics, fiction in translation, history, literary fiction and popular science. Acquired by The Orion Publishing Group in 1991.
London,   UK

World Scientific

Since its inception in 1981, World Scientific Publishing Company (WSPC) has grown to establish itself as one of the leading academic publishers and the largest international scientific publisher in the Asia-Pacific region. With its headquarters in Singapore and offices in New Jersey, California, London, Geneva, Hong Kong, Taipei, Shanghai, Beijing, Tianjin, Sydney and Chennai, it now publishes more than 450 books and 125 journals a year in various fields of science, technology, medicine, and business and economics.
Hackensack, NJ   US