February 20, 2013
Acclaim from the American Publishers Awards for Professional and Scholarly Excellence
, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced that it received six 2012
and three Honorable Mentions.
annual PROSE Awards - the American Publishers Awards for Professional and Scholarly Excellence - were presented at the Association of American Publishers' Professional and Scholarly Publishing Division Annual Conference in
. PROSE honors the best in professional and scholarly publishing, as judged by peer publishers, librarians, academics and medical professionals. This year's competition attracted 518 entries of books, reference works, journals and electronic products in more than 40 categories; these represented the fifth consecutive year of a record-breaking entries count.
"The recent PROSE Awards show Elsevier's continuing dedication to publishing top-notch content in science and technology," stated
, managing director, Elsevier Science & Technology Books. "We congratulate all of the Elsevier authors that won these most prestigious awards."
The Elsevier 2012 PROSE Award winners, print as well as digital, are as follows, by category:
Chemistry & Physics, Honorable Mention
Chemical Analysis of Food: Techniques and Applications
Computing & Information Sciences
Practical Text Mining and Statistical Analysis for Non-Structured Text Data Applications
eProduct / Biological & Life Sciences
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Multivolume Reference / Science