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October 18, 2011

Wiley-Blackwell Launches New Mobile App for the First Injectable Medicines Administration Guide

Wiley-Blackwell, the scientific, technical, medical and scholarly publishing business of John Wiley & Sons, Inc., is launching the first mobile application for UCL Hospitals Injectable Medicines Administration Guide, accessible via iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch, as well as a version for Blackberry.

October 10, 2011

Wiley-Blackwell Announces Partnership with the International Reading Association to Publish Three Journals

Wiley-Blackwell, the Scientific, Technical, Medical, and Scholarly (STMS) publishing business of John Wiley & Sons, Inc., is pleased to announce a new partnership beginning in fall 2011 with the International Reading Association (IRA) to publish its three journals, The Reading Teacher, Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy, and Reading Research Quarterly.

October 07, 2011

British Academy and Wiley-Blackwell Announce Major New Prize in Economics

The British Academy is strengthening its relationship with Wiley-Blackwell, the scientific, technical, medical, and scholarly publishing business of John Wiley & Sons Inc., with the creation of a major new prize for an outstanding contribution to economics.

October 05, 2011

Indiana University and Wiley to Use Innovative New Model to Deliver Better Outcomes, Cost Savings

The pioneering new institutional licensing agreement recently announced by Indiana University (IU) and John Wiley & Sons, Inc., will use an innovative new model to deliver more engaging learning materials at a lower cost to students across all eight IU campuses.   For the first time on this scale, a leading research university will license access to course materials for its students via a per-section fee model. This innovative model will reduce costs to students while expanding access to those learning materials proven to engage students and improve their learning more effectively. 

October 04, 2011

Wiley pays tribute to recipients of 2011 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

John Wiley & Sons, Inc., (NYSE:JWa) (NYSE:JWb), is pleased to learn that the award of the 2011 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine has been confirmed by the Nobel Assembly at Karolinska Institutet. The award is divided, with one half to the late Professor Ralph M. Steinman and the other half jointly to Professor Bruce A. Beutler and Dr. Jules A. Hoffmann. All three laureates are published Wiley authors.

October 04, 2011

Nobel Prize in Physics for 2011 Awarded to Wiley Authors

John Wiley & Sons, Inc., (NYSE:JWa) (NYSE:JWb), is pleased to learn that the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics for 2011 with one half to Professor Saul Perlmutter and the other half to Professors Brian P. Schmidt and Adam G. Riess.

September 22, 2011

Wiley-Blackwell Signs Open Access Agreements with Telethon Italy, FWF Austrian Science Fund, and Max Planck Society

Wiley-Blackwell, the scientific, technical, medical and scholarly publishing business of John Wiley & Sons, Inc, has signed open access funding agreements with three European research organizations: the Max Planck Society in Germany, the FWF Austrian Science Fund, and Telethon, one of the largest biomedical non-profit organizations in Italy.

September 19, 2011

Wiley Job Network Launched – The Destination for High Quality Job Opportunities and Talent

Wiley-Blackwell, the scientific, technical, medical and scholarly business of global publisher John Wiley & Sons, Inc., today announced the launch of the Wiley Job Network – a new online recruitment tool which enables employers to attract talented applicants from among the high-caliber users of Wiley Online Library’s products and services.

September 15, 2011

John Wiley & Sons, Inc. Announces Quarterly Dividend

John Wiley & Sons, Inc. announced that the Board of Directors at their meeting today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.20 per share on its Class A and Class B Common Stock.

September 15, 2011

Mari J. Baker, Jean-Lou Chameau, and Linda Katehi Elected to Wiley’s Board of Directors

Peter Booth Wiley, Chairman of the Board, John Wiley & Sons, Inc. (NYSE: JWa and JWb), a global provider of content and workflow solutions in areas of scientific, technical, medical, and scholarly research; professional and personal development; and education,  announced today that Wiley's shareholders have elected three new members to the publisher's Board of Directors effective today.  All three were elected for the first time.

September 13, 2011

Winner of APEC Science Prize for Innovation Research and Education (ASPIRE) Announced -- U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu presents 2011 ASPIRE Prize to Dr. Ali Javey of the United States

U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu today awarded the 2011 APEC Science Prize for Innovation, Research and Education (ASPIRE Prize) to Dr. Ali Javey of the United States. The ASPIRE Prize recognizes young scientists who have demonstrated a commitment to both excellence in scientific research, as evidenced by scholarly publication, and cooperation with scientists from other Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) member economies. 2011 marks the inaugural year for the ASPIRE Prize, which is sponsored by John Wiley & Sons, Inc., and Elsevier, two of the world's leading publishers of scholarly scientific knowledge. Dr. Ali Javey will receive prize money in the amount of $25,000.

September 08, 2011

John Wiley & Sons Reports First Quarter Fiscal Year 2012 Results

John Wiley and Sons, a global provider of content and workflow solutions in areas of scientific, technical, medical, and scholarly research; professional and personal development; and education today announced results for the first quarter of fiscal year 2012.

September 01, 2011

The Rheumatologist Names New Editor

Atlanta – Simon Helfgott, MD, has been named the new physician editor of The Rheumatologist. Helfgott is director of education & fellowship training at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, Mass. and will begin his role as editor of the American College of Rheumatology’s monthly newsmagazine in January 2012.

August 25, 2011

Victor Technology announces licensing agreement with Wiley for “For Dummies®” branded Personal Financial Calculator

Victor Technology announces today an agreement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc., to manufacture and distribute the Personal Financial Calculator For Dummies.  The new product is designed to help people take charge of their personal finances.

August 09, 2011

Wiley-Blackwell Launches First Mobile Application in Sociology

Wiley-Blackwell, the scientific, medical and scholarly publishing business of John Wiley & Sons, Inc., is launching its first mobile application in Sociology, accessible via iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

August 03, 2011

Hastings Center Report Expands Reach Through Wiley-Blackwell Partnership

Malden, MA – August 3, 2011 – Wiley-Blackwell, the Scientific, Technical, Medical, and Scholarly (STMS) publishing business of John Wiley & Sons, Inc. is pleased to announce a new partnership with The Hastings Center, to publish the Hastings Center Report, one of the leading journals in the field of bioethics.

August 02, 2011

Dr. Fadlo Khuri Selected as Editor in Chief for CANCER

ATLANTA –August 1, 2011–Fadlo Khuri, M.D. has been selected as the new Editor-in-Chief for Cancer, a peer-reviewed journal of the American Cancer Society. Dr. Khuri will begin his term on September 1, 2011.

July 27, 2011

Gwinnett County Public Library Celebrates Dummies® Contest

Library Wins More Than 1,800 Dummies Books

July 27, 2011

British Academy and Wiley-Blackwell Announce Result of 2011 Wiley Prize

American developmental psychologist, Dr. Michael Tomasello, has been named as this year’s recipient of the Wiley Prize in Psychology, awarded by the British Academy in partnership with Wiley-Blackwell, the scientific, technical, medical and scholarly publishing business of John Wiley & Sons, Inc. (NYSE: JWa, JWb).

July 26, 2011

Wiley-Blackwell Launches First Mobile Application in Clinical Cases Uncovered series

Wiley-Blackwell, the scientific, technical, medical and scholarly publishing business of John Wiley & Sons, Inc., is launching the first mobile application in the Clinical Cases Uncovered series, accessible via iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.