McGraw-Hill Professional Delivers Premier Content to Public and School
Libraries Worldwide via the 3M Cloud Library
NEW YORK, March 24, 2014
NEW YORK, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --McGraw-Hill Professional, a leading
global publisher of professional content, announced it is expanding
availability of its eBook collection to public and school library customers
through a new partnership with the 3M Cloud Library.
McGraw-Hill Professional's catalog is one of the premier eBook collections in
the world for business, consumer, education, technical, and medical titles
available on the market today. McGraw-Hill Professional is offering more than
5,000 new and backlist eBooks including best-selling and acclaimed titles such
as the New York Times business best-seller Crucial Conversations, the
award-winning The No-Cry Sleep Solution, Think, Act, and Invest Like Warren
Buffett, and Programming the Raspberry Pi, as well as the comprehensive
collection of student test prep / study aids 5 Steps to a 5 AP test prep
series, Practice Makes Perfect foreign language study series, and Schaum's
Outline study guides.
Of particular interest to public libraries, the eBook collection includes more
than 700 recently released titles for business, medical, and technical
professionals, and students preparing for exams, available to lend on multiple
devices via cloud-based delivery. These titles include McGraw-Hill
Education's test prep series for college and career success such as The
Official Guide to the GRE, and McGraw-Hill Education Guides to the ASVAB,
GMAT, MCAT, ACT, SAT, and more.
McGraw-Hill Professional eBooks will be available to all public and school
library customers through the 3M Cloud Library, a turnkey system of digital
content and in-library hardware, along with apps for borrowing and reading.
Thousands of patrons have now discovered the ease of browsing, checking out
and reading eBooks on their own devices or on a 3M eReader checked out from
the library. This flexible solution allows patrons to check out or buy
materials and read on the device of their choice—at home or on the go.
"We are committed to creating new opportunities for library patrons to access
our world-renowned content," says Philip Ruppel, president of McGraw-Hill
Professional. "We are pleased to partner with the 3M Cloud Library to expand
access to our digital collections."
"Through our partnership with McGraw-Hill Professional, 3M has once again
shown our commitment to building the best possible catalog of titles for our
library customers." said Tom Mercer, marketing manager for the 3M Cloud
Library. "This is a great addition to our offering."
About McGraw-Hill Professional
McGraw-Hill Professional, a division of McGraw-Hill Education, is a leading
global provider of print and electronic content and services for the medical,
technical, and business communities. Its offerings include reference and
certification books for all professional and educational disciplines and
online solutions on medical and health, engineering, business, and scientific
topics. For more information, visithttp://www.mhprofessional.com.
McGraw-Hill Education is a digital learningcompany that draws on its more
than 100 years of educational expertise to offer solutions that improve
learning outcomes around the world. McGraw-Hill Education 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.The Company has offices acrossNorth America,India,China,Europe,
theMiddle EastandSouth America, and makes its learning solutions available
in more than 60 languages.For additional information,
About The 3M Cloud Library
The global leader in library innovation for more than 40 years, 3M is
committed to helping libraries connect with the diverse and rapidly evolving
communities they serve. 3M's digital lending, security, and productivity
solutions give librarians the flexibility to spend more time doing what they
do best – helping people. Visit www.3M.com/us/library and follow us on Twitter
(@3MLibrary) and Facebook.
CONTACT: Lydia Rinaldi 646.766.3167
SOURCE McGraw-Hill Professional
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