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April 2017

11 April 2017 - WebAssign Class Insights Wins 2017 EdTech Digest Cool Tool Award in the Classroom Management Solution for Teachers category.

March 2017

14 March 2017 - Gale's Crime, Punishment, and Popular Culture, 1790–1920 'One of the Best Databases of 2016' says Library Journal.

10 March 2017 - Cengage releases new Engineering brochure featuring more new editions, international versions, and MindTaps than ever before.

February 2017

24 Feb 2017 - Cengage releases new brochures for Psychology and Hair & Beauty Resources with both featuring brand-new MindTaps to accelerate learning.

January 2017

03 Jan 2017 - Gale digitises the archive of the American Civil Liberties Union - joining the growing Gale Primary Sources programme.

November 2016

28 November 2016 - Michael Hansen, chief executive of Cengage, tells the Washington Post 'Why businesses need to look beyond the four-year degree'.

20 November 2016
- Digital Education Show Middle East highlights advancing teaching and learning methods in the region.

September 2016

28 September 2016 - Cengage Acquires WebAssign, Strengthening Market Position in Science, Technology and Maths. Read the details here.

July 2016

21 July 2016 - Cengage selected as a finalist in the Mass Technology Leadership Council’s 19th annual Technology Council Leadership Awards for our MindTap platform.

June 2016

09 June 2016 - National Geographic Learning wins Excellence in Course Innovation for Keynote at the ELTons - the only international awards that recognise and celebrate innovation in English language teaching.

02 June 2016 -
Cengage Learning Receives Multiple Honours from 2016 Hermes Creative Awards with MindTap and National Geographic Learning Recognised for Excellence, Creativity and Design.

March 2016

15 March 2016 - Libraries across Egypt now have access to the world’s first major online archive of pre-20th century Arabic books.

January 2016

22 January 2016 - Product pages made available for new (and previously unannounced) Gale digital collections launching in March 2016. These are American Fiction, 1774-1920; Archives of Human Sexuality and Identity; U.S. Declassified Documents Online; and British Newspapers, Part V which is part of the most comprehensive digital collection of national, regional and local newspapers in Britain.

December 2015

18 December 2015 - A ground-breaking new initiative from Gale, a part of Cengage Learning: a multi-year programme of online Arabic primary sources for research and teaching. Introducing Early Arabic Printed Books from the collections of the British Library.

November 2015

18 November 2015 - With updated details of Coursemate and our partnership with VTCT, discover print and digital resources for Catering and Hospitality in our updated brochure.

October 2015

19 October 2015 - The Complete Make-Up Artist 3e publishes with a personal, in-depth insight into the exciting work of media make-up from The Delamar Academy; and continues to be the only media make-up book to be endorsed by Habia and VTCT.

13 October 2015
- Follow our experiences at the 2015 Frankfurt Book Fair on twitter! Click here for @CengageEMEA and click here for @galeEMEA!

05 October 2015 - Cengage Learning EMEA joins forces with DigiExam to modernise & improve the testing experience for higher education students and instructors. To learn more about our partnership please click here.

September 2015

02 September 2015 - Cengage Learning expands its MindTap™ interactive learning programmes with new digital solutions for the EMEA market. ‘Economics’ and ‘Management and Cost Accounting’ join 450-strong range of interactive online courses. To read the full press release, click here!

July 2015

1 July 2015 - Updated Gale resources for Schools brochure highlights valuable features that can increase student engagement and outcomes. Click here to download.

June 2015

18 June 2015 - New Special Collections from Gale NewsVault - this June sees three important, yet hugely differing anniversaries. 200 years ago, the final battle of the Napoleonic wars was played out at the Battle of Waterloo. One of the twentieth century's most influential writers and poets, William Butler Yeats was born 150 years ago this month; and, organised by the International Cricket Council, the Cricket World Cup is held every four years and is the highlight of the One Day International Cricket calendar. Now in its 40th year, see why the tournament has traversed everything from international pride, to shock scores, and even boycotts.

May 2015

08 May 2015 - Celebrating 30 years! - Colin Drury BA MBA ACMA is Emeritus Professor at Huddersfield University and a leading textbook author for a generation of accounting students. His books have been widely recommended by the main professional accounting bodies for their examinations. He is an active researcher and published in the main peer-reviewed journals with his research focusing on the application of management accounting techniques in British industry.

April 2015

23 April 2015 - Brand new editions of best-selling Finance, Accounting and Statistics titles are joined by our digital learning and teaching solutions in this new 8-page brochure.

March 2015

12 March 2015 - New brochure available to download now features best-selling print & digital resources for Hairdressing and Beauty Therapy.

February 2015

26 February 2015 - New Gale Digital Collections catalogue highlights partnerships with the world's most prestigious institutions. Click here to view now.

23 February 2015 -
Gale Revamps Popular Product Lines to Create a Unified, Improved and Mobile-Optimized User Experience

15 February 2015
- Captivating content sourced from digital newspaper archives is being used by students nationwide to radically transform and enrich the quality of their essays and dissertations. (Links to article on University Business website).

January 2015

23 January 2015 - Winston Churchill was an inspirational statesman, writer, orator and leader who as Prime Minister, led Britain to victory in the Second World War. To recognise the 50 years since his passing, we are sharing these articles and images from Gale NewsVault; covering 100 years of press commentary.

12 January 2015
- T. S. Eliot was a major poet, essayist, publisher, playwright, literary and social critic. To recognise the 50th anniversary of his death, we have chosen a number of articles from Gale NewsVault and made them freely available.

09 January 2015
- The Independent partners with Cengage Learning to make 25 years of alternative opinion available online (links to article on Information Today Europe website).

November 2014

17 November 2014 - Gale Leads to Advance Academic Research by Offering Content for Data Mining and Textual Analysis

14 November 2014 -  European power struggles immersed Germany in two devastating World Wars in the first half of the 20th century and left the country occupied by the victorious Allied powers in 1945. Following our Gale NewsVault Fall of the Berlin Wall piece, we have a new Special Collection: The History of Modern Germany which includes how on midnight on October 3rd 1990, the two previously split states became officially reunified.

6 November 2014
- This November marks the 25th anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall - originally built in 1961 to keep people from escaping to the West. To mark this date, Gale NewsVault has released dozens of downloadable sample searches. It covers the reporting of key events and reflects public and political attitudes, in written and graphic form, as recently as 1999. Click here to view this new and exclusive Special Collection.

October 2014

31 October 2014 - Daniel Pullin, Publishing Assistant at Gale, uses Chatham House Online Archive to examine four themes from the news to show how the past can shed light upon current issues. The case studies are available as PDFs.

September 2014

19 September 2014 - One of the twentieth century's most influential writers and poets, Dylan Thomas was principally known for his inspiring imagery and willingness to openly perform. To recognise the 100th anniversary of his birth, we have chosen a number of articles from Gale NewsVault and made them freely available.

12 September 2014
- Adding to the ever-growing free sample searches available from Gale NewsVault, we’re pleased to share our newest Special Collection: A Resource for Russian Rulers. Tsars Of Russia (1855-1917); Communist Russia; and The Independent Russian Federation sees this selection of downloadable articles offered for the first time from Gale NewsVault titles including The Economist, The Times, and the Illustrated London News.

August 2014

1 August 2014 - 300 years ago, Britain welcomed the arrival of the shy, German-born George I as King. To commemorate this event we reveal archive documents from State Papers Online: Eighteenth Century, 1714-1782, giving you a glimpse of life at the very beginning of what would become 116 years of The Hanoverians. Click here to view a selection of unique original manuscripts.

June 2014

26 June 2014 - As sports fans across the globe celebrate the World Cup this summer, we’ve chosen a number of striking images from the Gale NewsVault archives. Drawing together highlights from the newspaper coverage of this truly international event; the new Anniversary Collection: The World Cup features winners and losers both on and off the pitch, and all the action as it happened. Click here to find out more.

23 June 2014 - We have created some case studies to mark key events and periods in history, as well as putting them in context, using primary sources available from Gale NewsVault. The topics covered are The First World War and the Roaring Twenties, 1930s and the Second World War, The Vietnam War, and The Fall of the Berlin Wall. Visit our Gale NewsVault Case Studies page to find out more.

12 June 2014 - Will a degree made up of Moocs ever be worth the paper it's written on? (links to article by Louise Tickle on The Guardian website)

9 June 2014 - Cengage Learning and Chatham House launch online archive on international affairs

3 June 2014 - Gale Adds Hundreds of Wiley Titles to e-Book Platform

May 2014

22 May 2014Chatham House Archives published online (links to article on Times Higher Education website)

20 May 2014 - Chatham House rules! A historical digital archive for the 21st Century (links to article on Information Today Europe website)

April 2014

1 April 2014 - Cengage Learning Emerges From Chapter 11; Completes Financial Restructuring

January 2014

24 January 2014 - Gale Extends Partnership with Portico to Preserve Remaining Digital Collections

December 2013

16 December 2013 - Nelson Mandela passed away on the 5th of December leaving behind a rich legacy of fighting against injustice. The newspaper archives in Gale NewsVault features a wealth of articles on Mandela’s, and South Africa’s, struggle for freedom. We’ve created a page of selected searches and articles from Gale NewsVault on Nelson Mandela’s life. You can access it here.

November 2013

4 November 2013 - Q&A with Ray Abruzzi, Director, Strategic Planning Director, on what’s new with Gale Digital Collections (links to article on Booklist Online website)

September 2013

9 September 2013 - Q&A  with Jim Draper, VP and General Manager, on the future of libraries (links to article on Library Journal website)

August 2013

20 August 2013 - Publishing at Sea: Seth Cayley reveals the story behind the Daily Mail Atlantic Edition, which Cengage Learning has recently digitised and released (links to article on www.researchinformation.info)

July 2013

15 July 2013 - Gale publishes the first part of a new series in the State Papers Online programme

June 2013

19 June 2013 - Gale Transforms Research of the Nineteenth Century with the Expansion of Nineteenth Century Collections Online

May 2013

28 May 2013 - Gale Launches the First Complete Daily Mail Online Archive 1896-2004

April 2013

10 April 2013 - JISC Collections endorses Nineteenth Century Collections Online

2 April 2013 - Gale to Unify the Humanities Through Artemis

March 2013

5 March 2013 - Cengage Learning Launches Partnership with the Smithsonian Institution to Bring Smithsonian Treasures into the Library and Academic Space

February 2013

28 February 2013 - Guardian’s Teaching Excellence Award goes to Plymouth University for its ebook project with Cengage Learning (links to article on The Guardian website)

October 2012

22 October 2012 - Gale wins ISG Reference Award from CILIP for the second year

17 October 2012 - Gale, part of Cengage Learning and Chatham House, the world-leading centre for policy research on international affairs, announce a ground-breaking partnership to digitise Chatham House’s archive

September 2012

27 September 2012 - Cengage Learning Appoints Julian Drinkall as President of Europe, Middle East, Africa and India Regions (will open a PDF document in a new window)

August 2012

10 August 2012 - Cengage Learning announces appointment of new CEO

June 2012

28 June 2012 - French National Agreement delivers Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO) to the desktops of scholars (will open a Word document in a new window)

18 June 2012 - Digitising the Nineteenth Century (will open a PDF in a new window) by Laura Berry, Your Family History Magazine, www.your-familyhistory.com

15 June 2012 - The Sunday Times Online (will open a PDF in a new window) by Nick Barratt, Your Family History Magazine, www.your-familyhistory.com

May 2012

18 May 2012 - Great Expectations for Gale's Nineteenth Century Collections Online - By Michelle Manafy, eContent Magazine - (links to article on eContent Magazine website)

14 May 2012
- Cengage Learning shortlisted for ‘Academic, Education and Professional Publisher of the Year’ at The Bookseller Industry Awards

April 2012

27 April 2012 - Cengage's plans to digitise the 19th century could open up a whole new world - By Matthew Reisz,  The Times Higher Education - (links to article on Times Higher Education website)

20 April 2012
- Gale launches first complete online archive of The Sunday Times

20 April 2012 - Gale’s Nineteenth Century Collections Online Arrives at Academic Institutions Worldwide

March 2012

16 March 2012 - Best-Selling College Textbook Celebrates 70th Anniversary

5 March 2012 - CourseSmart, the world’s largest international retailer of eTextbooks, unveils its English language higher education sampling platform in the UK and Europe

February 2012

21 February 2012 - 'Cheaper by the virtual dozen as students net a real deal' - (links to article on Times Higher Education website)

17 February 2012 - University of York provides students with access to government documents (links to article on York Press website)

16 February 2012 - Research resources move into the classroom - Seth Cayley, publisher for media history at Cengage Learning EMEA (links to article on Research Information website)

13 February 2012 - Gale: Digging Deeper into History. Read full article from Information Today here (will open a PDF in a new window).

January 2012

20 January 2012 - Upcoming talk by Dr Adrian Ailes and Dr Katy Mair on State Papers at The National Archives, Kew, Surrey

20 January 2012 - Digitizing the Nineteenth Century: Gale Outlines First Archives for Nineteenth Century Collections Online (NCCO)

19 January 2012 - Bringing Exploration to the Library: Gale and National Geographic Sign Agreement for Magazine Archive

6 January 2012
- New Gale Virtual Reference Library Interface Brings Reference Content to Life

December 2011

6 December 2011

The Bookseller – A single approach does not work in ELT, says Dennis Hogan, National Geographic Learning (will open a PDF in a new window).

Information World Review - Value for money in info provision – Jill Jones, CEO, Cengage Learning EMEA (will open a PDF in a new window).

6 December 2011
- Gale, a part of Cengage Learning, unveils the all new The Times Digital Archive and announces forthcoming edition of The Sunday Times Digital Archive

November 2011

24 November 2011 - Gale, a part of Cengage Learning, to unveil new digital collections at London Online



21 November 2011 - Leading Cengage Learning business and management textbooks shortlisted for the CMI Management Book of the Year awards

10 November 2011 - Psychology students to benefit from e-ngaging new digital book deal

October 2011

27 October 2011 - Gale, a part of Cengage Learning, scoops prestigious ISG Reference Award from CILIP for outstanding e-resources

September 2011

28 September 2011 - Gale, a part of Cengage Learning, Launches Gale Business Insights™: Global

12 September 2011 - Skills2Learn have been nominated for TES FE award 2011 for contribution to education at the College for North West London! This award recognises the dedication and expertise of the people who make a significant contribution to improving the skill levels of learners. Find out about Skills2Learn e-Learning programmes and Construction workbooks!

August 2011

30 August 2011 - Cengage Learning Unveils Details of Write Experience; an Innovative Approach to Drafting and Assessing Written Assignments Using Artificial Intelligence

01 August 2011 - Direct User Feedback Drives New Gale PowerSearch Enhancements

June 2011

24 June 2011 - Cengage Learning Announces Expanded Partnership with the National Geographic Society

06 June 2011 - Cengage Learning EMEA Completes the Acquisition Of Nelson Thornes’ Nursing & Allied Health List

Cengage Learning: An Overview

Cengage Learning is a leading provider of innovative teaching, learning and research solutions for the academic, professional and library markets worldwide. The company's products and services are designed to foster academic excellence and professional development, increase student engagement, improve learning outcomes and deliver authoritative information to people whenever and wherever they need it. Through the company's unique position within both the library and academic markets, Cengage Learning is providing integrated learning solutions that bridge from the library to the classroom.

With annual revenues of approximately $2 billion, the company has 5,500 employees with operations in more than 20 countries around the world.

Our Mission

Our Mission is to be the most respected and innovative source of teaching, learning and research solutions for the academic, professional and library markets worldwide. We are leading the transition from print to value-added digital and custom solutions by developing a deep understanding of our customers' needs, capitalizing on synergies across our businesses and delivering innovative products and services that cannot be matched by our competitors. We aim to be the company that our customers think of first, that current and prospective employees see as a rewarding place to work and that investors are happy to own.

Our Values

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From Print to Digital:

There is no "one size fits all" solution in learning. Finding the right combination of content, pedagogy and technology will make it easier for teachers to teach and students to learn. At Cengage Learning, our strategy is to provide the right solution for each instructor; to develop hybrid, customized, integrated teaching and learning systems that deepen student engagement and improve learning outcomes.

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Case Studies

MindTap - Cengage

The Ulster University Business School is increasing student engagement and improving pass rates using an interactive learning solution.

Enhanced Web Assign - Cengage

IMC Krems University is helping Business Statistics students become more confident and better prepared for exams.

SAM: Skills Assessment Manager - Cengage

Cass Business School required a tool to ensure that undergrad students going out on work placements had an acceptable level of competency in using Microsoft Office applications.

Plymouth University - Cengage

Plymouth students first to benefit from Cengage Learning e-book bundle provided by the University

Aplia - Cengage

Students Work Harder and Are Happier At Galway University

OWL – Cengage

Online Web Learning tool from Cengage Learning improves final grades in Organic Chemistry at Wageningen University

Eighteenth Century Collections Online - Gale, a Cengage Company

Eighteenth Century Collections Online enriches English Literature and extends student horizons at Bath Spa University

Gale NewsVault Testimonial - Gale, a Cengage Company

Testimonial from Adrian Bingham, Senior Lecturer in Modern History, University of Sheffield

Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO) - Gale, a Cengage Company

Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO) brings learning to life and new dimension to history at Leeds University

State Papers Online - Gale, a Cengage Company

State Papers Online transforms early modern historical research at top UK universities