Bloomsbury and Thomson Reuters partner on law e-books

Bloomsbury and Thomson Reuters partner on law e-books

A selection of Bloomsbury Publishing's legal print titles are set to be distributed as e-books through Thomson Reuters' professional e-reader ProView.

Under the agreement, Thomson Reuters will distribute 10 titles from the Bloomsbury Professional business imprint. The titles cover a range of topics and practice areas from financial services, tax and Irish land law through to the Scottish legal system, sexual offences and sports law.

The titles available on ProView will be: Law of Torts, Financial Services Investigations and Enforcement, EMI Share Options, Financial Services Law Guide, Accounting Principles for Tax Purposes, Fraud – A Practitioner’s Guide, Irish Land Law, The Scottish Legal System, Richardson and Clark: Sexual Offences a Practitioners Guide, and Sports Law and Practice.

Jan-Coos Geesink, UK and Ireland managing director for the legal business of Thomson Reuters, said: “I’m delighted that Bloomsbury Professional titles will now be available on the ProView e-reader platform. This agreement further enhances the appeal of ProView to the professional community and it paves the way for bringing customers more content and greater choice.”

Martin Casimir, managing director at Bloomsbury Professional, added: “We are extremely pleased to reach an agreement with Thomson Reuters that will enable us to provide a number of our flagship titles in ProView format for the first time. The functionality and features of the ProView eReader impressed us enormously and it quickly became clear this was the right platform to choose for our professional customers.”

Thomson Reuters ProView is specifically built for professional use, and includes advance features such as full-text search, secured notes and highlights, and content updating.