John Wiley Sons Cl A
WILEY JOHN & SONS, INC. Stock, NYSE:JW.A
John Wiley & Sons, Inc. provides knowledge and knowledge-enabled services in the areas of research, professional practice, and education worldwide. Its Research segment offers scientific, technical, medical, and scholarly research journals; and books, reference works, databases, clinical decision support tools, laboratory manuals, and workflow tools in the areas of physical sciences and engineering, health sciences, social science and humanities, and life sciences. It serves academic, corporate, government, and public libraries; researchers; scientists; clinicians; engineers and technologists; scholarly and professional societies; and students and professors. This segment sells and distributes its products in digital and print formats through research libraries and library consortia, and independent subscription agents, as well as directly to professional society members, bookstores, online booksellers, and other customers. The company's Professional Development segment acquires, develops, and publishes professional information and content through print and digital books, test preparation, assessments, online learning services, and certification and training services for business, finance, accounting, workplace learning, management, leadership, technology, behavioral health, engineering/architecture, and education communities. This segment distributes its products through chain and online booksellers, libraries, colleges and universities, corporations, Websites, distributor networks, and other online applications; and directly to consumers. Its Education segment provides educational content and solutions, such as course management tools for instructors and students; and online program services for higher education institutions through college bookstores and online distributors; and directly to institutions in digital and custom print formats, as well as the traditional print textbook. The company was founded in 1807 and is headquartered in Hoboken, New Jersey.