Sourcebooks Cuts Deal With Digital Education Distributor
Examville Announces Sourcebooks as a Premium Publisher for Ebooks on Its Global Online Education Marketplace
Examville.com expands its Premium Publishers channel by adding digital titles from Sourcebooks EDU for K-12 and college students, teachers, and professional/continuing education level.
New York, NEW YORK (April 17, 2012) — Examville, the global digital education marketplace, today announced that Sourcebooks will bring its high quality educational content through the Examville platform. Notable eBooks, among many others, will include titles from the Gruber series of test-prep guides from top expert Gary Gruber as well as the bestselling Fiske college guide series from Edward B. Fiske, the most trusted voice in college admissions.
Dedicated to democratizing education for students anywhere in the world, Examville’s publishing partnerships are an important part of the Online Education Marketplace. Available at http://www.examville.com/examville/study-guide.html, Examville’s Premium Publishers materials cover elementary school, middle school, high school, college, graduate school, and professional development topics as well as downloadable materials for teachers such as lesson plans and cross-curricular activity guides.
Examville is also working with Sourcebooks to make available interactive tests, which offer students and professionals access to thousands of essential prep questions online from Sourcebooks’ top-quality educational publications. The tests will be available in the next few months through the Examville.com online tests module.
“Examville is proud to have Sourcebooks as part of an esteemed roster of educational publishers participating in our online learning platform,” stated Nilanjan Sen, founder and CEO of Examville. “We view Sourcebooks’ participation in Examville as a testament to our goal to create an inclusive, all-encompassing learning platform that will enable any learner to reach their educational goals.”
“We are excited to be partnering with Examville because it provides us with another way to get the best content from our top experts directly to those who need it most,” says Dominique Raccah, publisher and CEO of Sourcebooks. “We recognize that students and teachers are turning to online solutions and we are committed to creating innovative solutions in the college bound space.”
Thousands of titles are available in Examville for a vast array of subject categories, including Computers, Fine Arts, High School Math, Language, Law, Middle School Math, Phonics, Primary Math, Professional Development, Religion, Science, Social Studies, Spanish, Study Guides, Teacher Resources, and Test Prep.
The initial list of over 75 publishers includes top-tier companies such as McGraw-Hill Professionals, O’Reilly/Microsoft Press, Weekly Reader Publications, Carson-Dellosa Publishing, Evan-Moore, and Learning Express.
Examville is an online education marketplace bringing together students, educators, and content providers for affordable web-based educational content and services. The Examville platform is open to all users with no-charge at sign up. Examville offers collaborative learning technologies and tools, allowing teachers and publishers to quickly build online education businesses for their instructional materials, virtual classes, and tutoring services. Through a single account, users can access multiple services, from multiple providers. Students from kindergarten through post-graduate levels and parents can use Examville to find online tutoring and video tutorials, take review classes, do practice tests, and discover and share new study materials for a wide range of topics. Examville also provides a robust feature set available to third parties, including test preparation/tutoring companies, premium publishers, corporations, and other organizations. Examville (www.examville.com) is based in New York City.
Sourcebooks is an independent publishing house dedicated to sharing our passion for books in a wide variety of genres, including fiction, romance, children’s, young adult, college bound, parenting, memoir, and poetry. We truly believe that books have the power to touch people and change lives, and every author’s voice has a place. We are committed to innovative publishing, to exploring every publishing platform and creating new publishing models. We publish over 300 new titles each year, and are honored to have 30 New York Times bestsellers. Sourcebooks recently announced a new education division, Sourcebooks EDU, and the launch of www.collegecountdown.com. Check out the Sourcebooks blog to see how we’re leading the way in digital publishing.