Grey House Publishing Becomes Publisher of the Salem Press Product Line

~ Grey House Publishing Becomes Publisher of the Salem Press Product Line ~

AMENIA, NY — Grey House Publishing will become the publisher of the print editions of the Salem Press product line under a new exclusive license between EBSCO Publishing (EBSCO) and Grey

Published for over 50 years, Salem Press products deliver award‐winning literary, historical, medical and science reference content to the public library, academic and high school markets. From the
long‐standing Magill’s Literary Annual to the forthcoming Computer Technology Innovators, Salem Press reference continues to enrich the collections of all types of libraries.

Salem Press has a long tradition of publishing highly regarded, and well‐reviewed reference content. New editions of these extraordinary reference resources will continue to be derived from the EBSCO managed editorial program.

“This enlightening, well‐written set, which has no current competitors, is highly
recommended for all public and academic libraries… The material offers an entirely new way
of looking at things.” –Library Journal (on the Encyclopedia of Mathematics & Society)

“Offers a wider variety of information and is an excellent starting point for those beginning
literary research. Highly recommended.” –Library Journal (on Critical Survey of Long Fiction)

“Grey House is proud to now be a part of this outstanding publishing program and looks forward to continuing to provide the library community with these much‐needed, well‐regarded titles,” says Richard Gottlieb, President of Grey House.

Key offerings in the Salem Press product line include:

• Critical Insights Series
• Critical Survey Series
• Defining Documents Series
• Great Lives from History Series
• Magill’s Literary Annual

Grey House will maintain the publishing schedule of these critical reference titles, with new Salem Press titles, under the joint imprint, scheduled to come off press beginning in February 2013.

Effective February 1, 2013, Grey House will fulfill backlist, standing and new orders. All orders and customer service inquiries after February 1, 2013 should be directed to:

Grey House/Salem Press
Two University Plaza
Hackensack, NJ 07601
(800) 221‐1592

Sales will continue to be supported by Salem/Grey House Publishing’s in‐house sales team in Hackensack NJ, all school and library jobbers, as well as its outstanding group of independent sales representatives around the country.

EBSCO Publishing – EBSCO Publishing is the producer of EBSCOhost®, the world's premier for‐fee online research service, including full‐text databases, subject indexes, point‐of‐care medical reference, historical digital archives, and e‐books. The company provides more than 375 databases and more than 350,000 e‐books. Through a library of tens of thousands of full‐text journals and magazines from renowned publishers, EBSCO serves the content needs of all researchers (Academic, Medical, K‐12, Public Library, Corporate, Government, etc.). EBSCO is also the provider of EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS), which provides each institution with a fast, single search box for its entire collection, offering deeper indexing and more full‐text searching of journals and magazines than any other discovery service ( For more information, visit the EBSCO Publishing Web site at:, or contact: EBSCO Publishing is a division of EBSCO Industries Inc., one of the largest privately held companies in the United States.

Grey House Publishing publishes reference works and information products for both business and library markets, with over twenty authoritative databases of vertical industry information as well as critical reference tools in health, education, statistics and general reference areas. Grey House produces authoritative information resources for the Performing Arts, Sports, Food/Beverage, and Venture Capital industries. Recent additions to its general line of well regarded encyclopedias for high school, public and university libraries include From Suffrage to the Senate: America’s Political Women, Constitutional Amendments: An Encyclopedia, US Land & Natural Resources Policy and The Encyclopedia of Gun Control & Gun Rights.

Its most recent publishing acquisitions include the Broadcasting and Cable Yearbook, previously published by Bowker/Proquest and the Micromedia/Proquest Directory line (featuring the Canadian Almanac) in Canada. It also, under license, publishes Bowker’s Books In Print® product line, TheStreet and Weiss Ratings product lines and Medical Device Register. All Grey House publications are available in print and many are also available in e‐book form, and in subscription and downloadable databases.

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