Taylor & Francis

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Taylor & Francis is a global British publishing group based in London with over 1,000 scientific journals and around 2,000 books annually. Offices are located in the United States , Singapore and Australia . Taylor & Francis now forms the “ academic arm” of Informa , with which it merged in 2004 .


After numerous acquisitions , Taylor & Francis has the following brands in particular :


Taylor & Francis publishes the following magazines, among others:


The company was founded in 1852, when Richard Taylor (1781-1858) and his son William Francis (1817-1904) pooled their activities on the magazine market. A predecessor company was founded in 1798. In 2004 Taylor & Francis merged with the publishing house Informa to form T&F Informa. The new company was soon renamed Informa , Taylor & Francis remains as a science publisher within the Informa group.


  • William Hodson Brock, Arthur Jack Meadows: The lamp of learning: Two centuries of publishing at Taylor & Francis . 2nd edition, Taylor & Francis, 1998, ISBN 0-7484-0265-9 .

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Individual evidence

  1. INASP.info: Taylor & Francis journals ( Memento of December 25, 2014 in the Internet Archive ) (PDF, 127 kB).
  2. Ulib.NIU.edu: Taylor & Francis. (No longer available online.) Archived from the original on May 4, 2012 ; accessed on September 28, 2016 . Info: The archive link was inserted automatically and has not yet been checked. Please check the original and archive link according to the instructions and then remove this notice. @1@ 2Template: Webachiv / IABot / www.ulib.niu.edu