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February 28, 2011

Wrox Press Books Added to Safari Books Online

Wrox™ Press, an imprint of Wiley and a leader in the world of technology-related book publishing, announced today an agreement with Safari® Books Online, the leading on-demand digital library for technology, digital media and business professionals, to publish Wrox Press books in the Safari® Books Online library.  With this new agreement, programmers and administrators who subscribe to Safari Books Online will now be able to search for key words as well as read the full text of Wrox technology books online with all the features you've come to expect from Safari Books Online like notes, tags and bookmarks.

Effective immediately, nineteen Wrox books, including such popular titles as Professional WordPress®: Design and Development and Professional iPhone® and iPad™ Database Application Programming, are available on the service.  Within weeks, a total of 307 Wrox Press titles will be available, including all of the recent front-list titles, with additional new titles added as they are published. 

“We’re very excited to have Wrox books available to Safari Books Online subscribers.  We’ve been hearing requests from Wrox readers for this accessibility and we’re glad to be working with Safari Books Online to make both Wrox and Safari Books Online customers happy,” says David Mayhew, Associate Director of Marketing.

"We are also very excited to have Wrox books in the Safari Books Online library. Our subscribers have specifically asked for Wrox books and we are very happy that we are able to offer the content that matters most to our customers," said Rose St. Clair, Marketing Manager, Safari Books Online.

About Wrox™

Written by actual programmers, Wrox books offer the benefits of real-world experience and road-tested examples that really work. “Beginning” books provide a complete working knowledge of the subject, using hands-on lessons and proven training techniques. “Professional” and “Expert One-On-One” books are loaded with practical, focused information from leading technology experts. “Programmer’s Reference” books are invaluable for their detailed, on-the-job reference support. “Problem-Design-Solution” books analyze development problems programmers encounter and supply solutions that work. Wrox books help programmers get the job-then do the job better. For more information, visit wrox.com. Wrox is an imprint of Wiley.

About Safari Books Online

Safari Books Online (www.safaribooksonline.com) is an on-demand digital library that delivers expert content in both book and video form from the world’s leading authors in technology and business. Technology professionals, software developers, Web designers, and business and creative professionals use Safari Books Online as their primary resource for research, problem solving, learning and certification training. Safari Books Online offers a range of product mixes and pricing programs for organizations, government agencies and individuals. Subscribers have access to thousands of books, training videos and prepublication manuscripts in one fully searchable database from publishers like Cisco Press, Prentice Hall Professional, O'Reilly Media, Addison Wesley Professional, Microsoft Press, Sams, Que, Peachpit Press, John Wiley & Sons, Elsevier, IBM Press, Adobe Press, Sun Microsystems Press, FT Press, Apress, Manning, New Riders, Apple Certified, Course Technology, Splash Media and dozens more. For more information about Safari Books Online, please visit us online.