Boston and Oxford, – June 16, 2011 – Credo Reference (www.credoreference.com), the award-winning online reference service, and Elsevier, an international provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, have signed an agreement that will put 45 health sciences titles in forthcoming Credo Reference Subject Collections.
Credo's Subject Collections, which launched with eight collections in spring 2011, are compilations of leading subject-specific reference curated with library professionals and available alone or alongside the Credo General Reference service. The Elsevier titles represent a wide variety of resources in the research areas of Health Science, Dentistry and Veterinary Medicine. The diverse and prestigious titles to be included in the Credo Subject Collections of Nursing & Allied Health and Veterinary Medicine are:
- Acute and Chronic Wounds: Current Management Concepts
- Community Emergency Medicine
- Health Careers Today
- Mosby's Pediatric Nursing Reference
- Responding to Terrorism: A Medical Handbook
- Color Atlas of Veterinary Anatomy, The Horse
- Exotic Animal Medicine: A Quick Reference Guide
- Handbook of Avian Medicine
"We are proud to make our resources available through Credo Reference," said Linda Duncan, Elsevier,Vice-President and Publisher of Health Professions. "Elsevier's aim is to provide our vital, state-of-the-art reference material to more talented medical and health professionals worldwide, and Credo Reference helps us succeed in doing that."
"We're delighted to have access to such top quality reference content from Elsevier Health Sciences," added John Dove, Credo President. "These titles will contribute significantly to the forthcoming subject collections supporting nursing and allied health education. The collections and the learning community that utilizes them will ultimately both be better as a result."
Credo Reference has been offering completely customizable, "best-in-class" reference collections for libraries since 2002. With its unique cross-referencing technology, Credo's General Reference service empowers librarians and effortlessly delivers authoritative answers to millions of researchers worldwide. Credo now offers Publisher and Subject Collections which offer libraries deep reference content from highly-regarded publishers. For more, visit http://www.credoreference.com and http://corp.credoreference.com.
Elsevier is a world-leading publisher of scientific, technical and medical information products and services. The company works in partnership with the global science and health communities to publish more than 2,000 journals, including The Lancet and Cell, and close to 20,000 book titles, including major reference works from Mosby and Saunders. Elsevier's online solutions include SciVerse ScienceDirect, SciVerse Scopus, Reaxys, MD Consult and Nursing Consult, which enhance the productivity of science and health professionals, and the SciVal suite and MEDai's Pinpoint Review, which help research and health care institutions deliver better outcomes more cost-effectively.
A global business headquartered in Amsterdam, Elsevier employs 7,000 people worldwide. The company is part of Reed Elsevier Group PLC, a world-leading publisher and information provider, which is jointly owned by Reed Elsevier PLC and Reed Elsevier NV. The ticker symbols are REN (Euronext Amsterdam), REL (London Stock Exchange), RUK and ENL (New York Stock Exchange).