New Yorkâ€”Humana Press, which publishes medical and scientific books and journals, on Wednesday debuted its new Web site (www.springer.com/humana
). The Web site contains the full Humana Press catalog as well as the Springer portfolio of scientific and specialist literature. The home page includes featured titles, a conference schedule link and links to its three new free open access journals which will be launched in this year. The journals are: â€śThe Protein Zone,â€ť which highlights recent publications related to proteins; â€śServices for Authors,â€ť which offers tips on book promotion and other useful topics; and â€śSelect Your Subdiscipline,â€ť a drop-down menu featuring 32 areas of interest such as â€śNews and Highlights,â€ť â€śElectronic Productsâ€ť and â€śOur Journal Collection.â€ť
Links to full text from Humana Press books and journals are available on SpringerLink (www.springerlink.com), along with more than 1,500 peer-reviewed Springer journals and more than 22,000 e-Books.
Humana was acquired for an undisclosed sum by Springer Science+Business Media in September 2006.