PRN: JISC Collections to Provide Direct Access to McGraw-Hill's Digital Platforms
JISC Collections to Provide Direct Access to McGraw-Hill's Digital Platforms
MAIDENHEAD, England, Aug. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- McGraw-Hill Professional today announced that it has reached an agreement with JISC Collections to offer its acclaimed suite of digital learning platforms to its members.
McGraw-Hill Professional is a leading global provider of education and reference materials, information, and books for the Science, technical, and Medical markets. Its market-leading Access-branded digital learning platforms provide subscribed students, doctors, and professionals with instant, up-to-date content from renowned thought-leaders in a variety of fields.
McGraw-Hill Professional's platforms include thousands of images, illustrations, and videos, interactive self-assessment, custom curriculum tools, comprehensive search platforms, and the ability to download content to a mobile device.Â There are currently 12 platforms with comprehensive collections of content in Medicine, Science, Engineering, Computing, and Business (full list of platforms: www.mcgraw-hill.co.uk/access). Â
"We're delighted that our platforms will now be part of the JISC Collections' offerings to its members," says Philip Ruppel, president of McGraw-Hill Education International & Professional. "The addition of McGraw-Hill's digital products underscores JISC Collections' commitment to delivering the highest quality digital resources to its members."
McGraw-Hill's most recognised platforms are:
And its newest platform:
McGraw-Hill eBook Library (www.mhebooklibrary.com)
About McGraw-HillÂ Professional
McGraw-Hill Professional is a leading global provider of print and online content and services for the business, technical, and medical communities. Its offerings include reference and certification books for all professional and educational disciplines and online solutions on business and financial, medical and health, engineering, and scientific topics. For more information, visit http://www.mhprofessional.com/.
McGraw-Hill Professional is a division of McGraw-Hill Education, a content, software and services-based education company that draws on its more than 100 years of educational expertise to offer solutions, which improve learning outcomes around the world. McGraw-Hill is the adaptive education technology leader with the vision for creating a highly personalized learning experience that prepares students of all ages for the world that awaits.Â The company has offices across North America, India, China, Europe, the Middle East and South America, and makes its learning solutions available in more than 65 languages. For additional information, visit http://www.mheducation.com
About JISC Collections
The JISC Content Procurement Company, trading as JISC Collections, is a mutual trading company limited by guarantee. Established by the UK Higher and Further Education Funding Bodies, to support the procurement of digitalÂ content for education and research in the UK, JISC Collections is a membership organisation. Its members consist of UK further education institutions, higher education institutions and research councils.Â Further information about JISC Collections: http://www.jisc-collections.ac.uk/About-JISC-Collections/
For more information about McGraw-Hill's digital products and platforms or the new partnership with JISC, please contact Robyn McKenna, Digital Account Manager, McGraw-Hill, Shoppenhangers Road, Maidenhead, SL6 2QL. Â E: firstname.lastname@example.org T: +020-7504-1929 M: +07827-271646