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August 13, 2012

Wiley to Sell Travel Publishing Program

On March 7, 2012, John Wiley & Sons, Inc. (NYSE: JWa, JWb), announced that it intends to explore opportunities to sell a number of its consumer print and digital publishing assets in its Professional/Trade business as they no longer align with the company’s long-term business strategy. Those assets include travel (including the well-known Frommer’s brand), culinary, general interest, nautical, pets, crafts, Webster’s New World, and CliffsNotes. On August 10, 2012, Wiley entered into a definitive agreement to sell all of its travel assets, including all of its interests in the Frommer's brand, to Google.

August 01, 2012

EMI Classics Announces Licensing Agreement with Wiley for the Release of “Classical Music For Dummies®”

The series will consist of five single albums dedicated to different composers, as well as a box set with 6 CDs of music and a 48-page booklet. All releases will also be available as digital downloads.

August 01, 2012

Wiley Launches New Interdisciplinary Review WIREs Energy and Environment

John Wiley & Sons, Inc., today announced the launch of a new interdisciplinary review publication, WIREs Energy and Environment, publishing online this month.

August 01, 2012

Wiley and ASAE Partner to Publish New Series for Nonprofit Professionals

Jossey-Bass, an imprint of John Wiley & Sons, Inc. announced today a publishing partnership with ASAE (American Society of Association Executives) to publish a series of 3-5 co-branded books annually, the first of which will publish in early 2013. 

July 31, 2012

Wiley Hosts Global Psychology Roundtable in South Africa

John Wiley & Sons, Inc., is bringing global leaders in psychology together through the Wiley Psychology Roundtable series to address the international challenges facing the discipline. The latest exclusive event, entitled Global Voices in Psychology, took place at the 2012 International Congress of Psychology in Cape Town, South Africa.

July 18, 2012

American Geophysical Union and Wiley-Blackwell Announce Publishing Partnership

The American Geophysical Union, the world’s leading society of Earth and space science, and Wiley-Blackwell, the scientific, medical, technical and scholarly business of John Wiley & Sons, Inc. (NYSE: JWa and JWb), a global provider of content and content-enabled services in research, professional development, and education, announced today that the AGU has selected Wiley-Blackwell as its publishing partner for its portfolio of journals and books. The new partnership will be effective January 2013, subject to completion of a publishing agreement in accordance with a Memorandum of Understanding signed last week.

July 16, 2012

Open Access Geoscience Data Journal Launched by Wiley

John Wiley & Sons, Inc., has partnered with the Royal Meteorological Society to launch the Geoscience Data Journal as part of the Wiley Open Access publishing program. The new online-only journal will publish short, earth science data papers cross-linked to datasets that have been deposited in approved data centres and awarded DOIs.

July 12, 2012

Wiley's Global Press Room Named a Finalist in PR News’ Platinum PR Awards Program

Wiley Global Press Room has been named a finalist in PR News’ Platinum PR Awards program in the Online Press Room/Media Center category.

July 11, 2012

Increased Impact Factors for Wiley Titles

John Wiley & Sons, Inc., today announced a continued increase in the proportion of its journal titles indexed in the Thomson ISI® 2011 Journal Citation Reports (JCR). A total of 1,156 Wiley titles (approximately 76%) were indexed, representing an increase of 5% from the 2010 JCR, and including 43 titles which have been indexed for the first time.

July 02, 2012

Wiley Extends Open Access Option to Over 80% of Journals

Wiley announced today that its open access option for individual journal articles, OnlineOpen, will be available to authors in 81% of the journals it publishes. OnlineOpen gives authors the option to publish an open access paper in their journal of choice where it will benefit from maximum impact.

June 28, 2012

China’s First International Psychology Journal Launched with Wiley

John Wiley & Sons, Inc., today announced the launch of PsyCh Journal, China’s first international psychology journal. The new journal will be published in partnership with the Institute of Psychology, Chinese Academy of Sciences (IPCAS), China’s national psychology research institute.

June 28, 2012

Wiley Creates New Role to Lead Open Access

John Wiley & Sons, Inc., announced today the creation of a new role to lead open access. Rachel Burley has been appointed to the position of Vice President and Director, Open Access.

June 21, 2012

John Wiley & Sons, Inc. Announces Quarterly Dividend

John Wiley & Sons, Inc. (NYSE: JWa & JWb), announced that the Board of Directors at their meeting today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.24 per share on its Class A and Class B Common Stock, payable on July 19, 2012 to shareholders of record on July 5, 2012.

June 19, 2012

Wiley Announces Plan to Close Edinburgh Office

Hoboken, NJ June 19, 2012.  John Wiley & Sons, Inc. (NYSE: JWa & JWb), today announced its proposal to close the Edinburgh facility in June 2013 when the lease expires.  As a result, Wiley will relocate the operations currently performed at this location to Oxford and Asia.

June 19, 2012

John Wiley & Sons, Inc. Announces Fiscal Year and Fourth Quarter Results

John Wiley & Sons, Inc. (NYSE: JWa and JWb), a global provider of content and content-enabled services in areas of research (“STMS”), professional development ("P/T"), and education ("GEd"), today announced results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year 2012.

June 18, 2012

IMA and Wiley Announce Strategic Partnership to Support CMA Certification and the Accounting Profession

IMA (Institute of Management Accountants) and Wiley announce a partnership to support IMA’s CMA® (Certified Management Accountant) Learning System (CMA LS) exam prep suite of products.

June 13, 2012

Wiley and Blackboard Launch Combined Digital Learning Integration

Instructor and Student Tested Solution Integrates Rich Digital Content & Tools in Online Courses

A new integration for using digital learning content from John Wiley & Sons, Inc. (NYSE: JWa, JWb) with the leading learning management system (LMS) from Blackboard Inc. is now available to students and faculty worldwide, the companies announced today.

June 12, 2012

John Wiley & Sons, Inc. Fiscal 2012 Fourth Quarter & Full Year Conference Call Schedule

John Wiley & Sons (NYSE: JWA and JWB), a global provider of content and workflow solutions in areas of scientific, technical, medical, and scholarly research; professional development; and education announced today that it will release its fourth quarter and full year results prior to market open on Tuesday, June 19, 2012.   In conjunction with the release, the Company has scheduled a conference call beginning at 2:00 p.m. EDT that day to discuss the results.  

May 17, 2012

Wiley-Blackwell Launches New Open Access Journal: Food Science & Nutrition

Wiley-Blackwell announce the launch of Food Science & Nutrition as part of the Wiley Open Access publishing program

May 15, 2012

Wiley Partners With Quantum to Deliver Intelligent Adaptive Learning and Assessment Solution For Accounting Education

Global publisher John Wiley & Sons, Inc. (NYSE: JWa and JWb), which provides content and content-enabled services for students and educators, researchers, and professional practitioners, has partnered with Quantum Simulations, Inc., a leading developer of artificial intelligence-based education products and services, to offer intelligent adaptive learning and assessment software with Wiley’s print and digital accounting textbooks, starting with Introductory Accounting through Intermediate Accounting.