Gale®, part of Cengage Learning, is a world leader in e-research and educational publishing for libraries, schools and businesses. Best known for its accurate and authoritative reference content as well as its intelligent organization of full-text magazine and newspaper articles, the company creates and maintains more than 600 databases that are published online, in print, as eBooks and in microform.
The Gale family of publishing imprints includes such noted reference brands as Macmillan Reference USA™, Charles Scribner's Sons® and Primary Source Media™.
Gale also serves the K-12 market with its U·X·L®, Greenhaven Press®, Lucent Books®, KidHaven Press and Sleeping Bear Press™ imprints.
Thorndike Press®, Christian Large Print™, Wheeler Publishing™, Five Star™ and Large Print Press™ serve libraries' large print collections.
Major brands include InfoTrac, Gale Virtual Reference Library – the company's eBook platform – and the unparalleled Gale Digital Collections such as Eighteenth Century Collections Online.
In addition to serving the school and library communities, Gale also licenses its proprietary content for integration within Web-based information services. Nearly 100 organizations – including Looksmart, Borders, Dow Jones and Thomson Financial – presently enjoy strategic business distribution partnerships with Gale.
Gale is based in Farmington Hills, Michigan, with additional offices in the U.S., and in the following international regions: Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia, Australia, New Zealand and Latin America.