Emerald Group Publishing

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Emerald Group Publishing
Founded 1967
Country of origin United Kingdom
Headquarters location Bingley, West Yorkshire, England
Distribution Turpin Distribution (books)[1]
Key people Dr Keith Howard; Chairman Richard Bevan; CEO
Publication types Academic journals, Books, Book series
Nonfiction topics Management, business, social sciences, library studies, education, health & social care, engineering and more
Revenue Increase £39.3M (2015)
No. of employees 250 (2015)
Official website www.emeraldgrouppublishing.com

Emerald Publishing Limited is a scholarly publisher of academic journals and books in the fields of management, business, education, library studies, health care, and engineering. It was founded in the United Kingdom in 1967 and has its headquarters in Bingley. The company manages a portfolio of more than 290 journals and over 2650 books and book series volumes.[citation needed] It operates worldwide with offices and associates in Australia, Brazil, China, the Czech Republic, Dubai, India, Indonesia, Japan, Lithuania, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Turkey, and the United States. The company is based in Howard House on the outskirts of Bingley, West Yorkshire.

In 2007 Emerald acquired a programme of Management and Social Science book serials, series and monographs from Elsevier.[2]

The acquisition of health and social care publisher Pier Professional Limited took place in 2011.[3]

In June 2015, the Emerald acquisition of GoodPractice was announced. GoodPractice is a provider of support tools for leaders and senior managers.[4]


Emerald eJournals includes over 120,000 articles from nearly 290 journals. The eJournal product is a cross disciplinary journal database including peer-reviewed, international research in both established and emerging areas of interest. Emerald's portfolio also contains over 2,650 books and book series volumes in specialist fields such as Business & Management, Education, Engineering, Library Studies and Marketing.[citation needed]

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  1. ^ For Booksellers
  2. ^ "Emerald acquires Elsevier titles - The Bookseller". www.thebookseller.com. 
  3. ^ "£25m growth bid by Emerald (From Bradford Telegraph and Argus)". www.thetelegraphandargus.co.uk. 
  4. ^ "Research Information". researchinformation.info. Archived from the original on 14 July 2015. 

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