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This week's digest contains 2 messages:
1) Professional Engineering Publishing Customers Receive Free Online
Access to new IMechE Journals Collection until end of 2008
2) Emerald at Charleston Conference

Message 1:

Subject: Professional Engineering Publishing Customers Receive Free
Online Access to new IMechE Journals Collection until end of 2008
From: "Mark Lord" <>
Date: Tue, 28 Oct 2008 17:05:35 -0000

NEWS RELEASE: 28 October 2008

Professional Engineering Publishing Customers Receive Free Online Access
to new IMechE Journals Collection until end of 2008

To celebrate the launch of the IMechE Journals Collection, for the
remainder of 2008 all current customers of Professional Engineering
Publishing (PE Publishing) will receive free access to all journal and
archive content within the new IMechE Journals Collection.

The Collection can be accessed by visiting: <>

The IMechE Journals Collection contains eighteen journals, including the
prestigious Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers,
Parts A-P; Journal of Strain Analysis for Engineering Design; the
International Journal of Engine Research, as well as the IMechE
Proceedings Archive 1847-1996.  The Collection brings together for the
first time all the online journal content published by PE Publishing and
provides engineering researchers throughout the world with a unique

Access in most cases has automatically been set-up, but customers can
check access with the Marketing department of PE Publishing by emailing

* For more information contact the Professional Engineering Publishing
Marketing Department at:

Tel +44 (0) 20 7304 6903;  Email:

* Professional Engineering Publishing is a wholly-owned subsidiary of
the Institution of Mechanical Engineers. It publishes a range of
scholarly journals, magazines, and other products.

Visit <>  for more

* The Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) was established in
1847. It currently has around 78,000 members in 120 countries
representing mechanical engineers involved in a diversity of fields such
as the automotive, rail, aerospace, medical, power, and construction
industries, to name but a few.

Visit for more information.

Mark Lord
Marketing and Development Manager
Professional Engineering Publishing
1 Birdcage Walk
London SW1H 9JJ
Tel:  +44 (0) 20 7304 6903
Fax: +44 (0) 20 7304 6926
Registered in England No. 1103638 <>

PE Publishing can also be found on
<> :  Integrating Trusted Science + Technology
Search through more than three million documents from the world's
leading science and technology societies

Message 2:

Subject: Emerald at Charleston Conference
From: "Janet Fisher" <>
Date: Thu, 30 Oct 2008 13:21:27 -0400


We are sending this along so your readers who may be going to the
Charleston Conference can set up meetings with representatives from
Emerald's U.S. office who will be attending.


Janet Fisher
Publishers Communication Group

Meet Emerald Inc. at the XXVIII Annual Charleston

UNITED STATES October 2008 - Emerald Group Publishing Inc., the world's
leading publisher of management research, based in Cambridge, MA, will
join fellow publishers, vendors and librarians in Charleston, South
Carolina, November 5-8 2008. Emerald is a silver sponsor of the
collegial event which takes place annually to discuss issues around book
and serials acquisition.

Emerald will be participating in the vendor chat session, which is a new
event for 2008. Emerald will be located at table #8 during the session
to be held in the Gold Ballroom, on the second floor of the Francis
Marion Hotel, Charleston on Wednesday November 5 between 3.30 and 4.00
p.m. The Vendor Chat Sessions will run concurrently with the 2008
Charleston Vendor Showcase which will take place on Wednesday, November
5, 2008 - 12:00 noon to 6.00 p.m. at the Francis Marion Hotel, Main
Conference Area. Emerald will be at booth #38.

Emerald will be represented by David Butler, Vice President for the
Americas; Jim De Wolf, Vice President of Academic Markets for the US;
Bea Ramirez, Key Relationships Manager in the US; Margie Konen, US
Business Manager and David Birkinshaw, US Account Manager.

David Butler, Vice President for the Americas said "This is an exciting
opportunity for Emerald to meet with professionals within collection
development, acquisitions and electronic resource roles. Having recently
established our presence in the US, with the opening of our Cambridge
office to help us to better understand our US market, we look forward to
lively and stimulating debate at Charleston, with customers new and old."

If you would like to make an appointment to meet Emerald, please contact
David Butler,


About Emerald

Established in 1967, Emerald Group Publishing Inc. is the world's
leading publisher of management research.  In total, Emerald publishes
over 700 titles, comprising 200 journals, nearly 300 books and more than
200 series and serials as well as an extensive range of online products
and services.  Emerald is COUNTER-compliant, meeting the international
code of practice for reports that measure usage of online information
products and services consistently.

Emerald's publishing philosophy is "Research You Can Use", which means
that our content is both rigorous and relevant, connecting the academic
world with the world of management practice. The Emerald online
collection of journals, abstracts and resources, Emerald Management
Xtra, serves business schools and management departments world-wide. For
managers in corporate and public organizations, Emerald Management First
provides fast access to applied research, ideas, insights and interviews
from the world's best management thinkers.


Janet H. Fisher
Senior Publishing Consultant
Publishers Communication Group, Inc.,
a division of Publishing Technology

T: +1 617 395 4033
F: +1 617 354 6875