Information Today Europe provides this section as a service to its readers and customers.

All content presented within the press release section is that of the submitter. Information Today Europe does not necessarily endorse such content and bears no responsibility or liability for its accuracy.

Brill takes on international distribution for KNNV Publishing

Brill, the international scholarly publisher, has finalized an agreement with KNNV Publishing (Zeist, The Netherlands) to distribute their English-language publications, effective immediately.

Leiden, The Netherlands  ()

Leiden (NL) / Boston (MA) - 7 April 2014

Brill, the international scholarly publisher, has finalized an agreement with KNNV Publishing (Royal Dutch Society for Natural History Publishers) to distribute their foreign-language academic titles on Wildlife, Nature & Conservation. Initially, over 20 titles will be distributed by Brill, with more forthcoming. Full information on these titles is now available on the Brill website.

Michiel Thijssen, Sr. Acquisitions Editor for Biology and History of Science at Brill says: "These exceptional titles, some of which have been awarded the highest recognition (e.g. BB/BTO Best Bird book), fit Brill's publication list in biology very well. With our strong global distribution network we ensure the natural sciences community worldwide has access to the publications of KNNV Publishing."

"By collaborating with Brill, we ensure even better visibility of our internationally-oriented academic book titles. Our authors deserve as large an audience as possible, and we are sure our cooperation with Brill will have a great effect on that," commented Paul Kemmeren, Director of KNNV Publishing.

For more information on this media alert please contact Michiel Thijssen ( or + 31 71 5353 594).

For customer queries please contact or

About Brill (
Founded in 1683 in Leiden, the Netherlands, Brill is a leading international academic publisher in 20 main subject areas, including Middle East and Islamic Studies, Asian Studies, Classical Studies, History, Biblical and Religious Studies, Language & Linguistics, Biology, and International Law, among others. With offices in Leiden and Boston, Brill today publishes 200 journals and around 700 new books and reference works each year, available in both print and electronic form. Brill also markets a large number of primary source research collections and databases. The company's key customers are academic and research institutions, libraries, and scholars. Brill is a publicly traded company and is listed on Euronext Amsterdam NV. For further information please visit

About KNNV Publishing (
KNNV Publishing is specialized in books on ecology, nature & conservation. Started almost 30 years ago by the Royal Dutch Society for Natural History we have evolved into a professional organization respected for the high quality of our original and distinctive publications. Our publications have made nature and wildlife accessible to many nature enthusiasts and are being used by professional nature conservation and research organizations.

View this media alert online:

Editorial Contact:
Stijn Wieger van der Heide