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Infobase Publishing

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Infobase Publishing is an American publisher of reference book titles and textbooks geared towards the North American library, secondary school, and university-level curriculum markets.[citation needed] Infobase operates a number of prominent imprints, including Facts On File, Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Chelsea House (which also serves as the imprint for the special collection series, "Bloom's Literary Criticism" under the direction of literary critic Harold Bloom), and Ferguson Publishing.[citation needed]

Infobase Publishing
Infobase Publishing
Founded 2005
Country of origin United States
Headquarters location
Distribution self-distributed
Publication types Books
Owner(s) Veronis Suhler Stevenson
Official website



The private equity firm Veronis Suhler Stevenson bought Facts on File and Chelsea House in 2005.[1][2] Infobase bought Films for the Humanities & Sciences in 2007 and the World Almanac in 2009.[3]

As well as nonfiction works in print, Infobase and its imprints publish a selection of works in digital, audio-visual and online database formats.[citation needed]

Facts On File has been publishing books since 1941.[4] The publisher publishes general reference and trade books.[5]


  • Facts On File
  • Films for the Humanities & Sciences
  • Cambridge Educational
  • Chelsea House Publishing


  1. ^ "Berkery, Noyes & Co. advises Exeter Capital Partners on the sale of Facts on File to Veronis Suhler Stevenson". Retrieved 2014-08-23. 
  2. ^ "News Briefs". Retrieved 2014-09-06. 
  3. ^ Content, Library Journal Archive. "Infobase Buys Films Media Group". Library Journal. Retrieved 2014-08-23. 
  4. ^ "About Facts on File". FOFWeb. United States: Facts on File. Retrieved June 25, 2017. 
  5. ^ "Facts on File, Inc". PublishersGlobal. Calgary: Impello Inc. Retrieved June 25, 2017. 

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