Standards & Information

Publisher Promotion Services (PPS) was formed in 2016 and specializes in the marketing and promotion of electronic scholarly content and services.

We are based in Surrey, England and from here serve our customers both in the UK and neighboring countries. Our customers include librarians, students, academics, educators, scientists and research professionals.


IG Publishing has an experienced team of specialists who work with publishers, university presses, professional societies and associations to build eBook collections. We go out of our way to find rare books and those that are not easily available, transforming them into eBooks.

Established in Singapore since 2006, iG Publishing works with more than 60 reputable publishers to represent their brands. The company is the leading provider of eBook collections in the region with over 150,000 titles covering all disciplines. iG publishing is growing its online resources to meet emerging needs and embracing innovative and new technologies to deliver relevant and timely content to readers at home, in colleges and universities and in the workplace.


China National Knowedge Infrastructure (CNKI) is largest aggregator of Chinese electronic information resources in the world. The coverage is multi disciplinary and covers the humanities, social sciences, science, technology and medicine. 

CNKI produces many different types of products, including academic journals, conference proceedings, masters thesis, ststistical yearbooks, patents, standards and much more.

Publisher Promotion Services is proud to represent CNKI in the UK and Ireland for their English products as well as their ebooks.

Journal Translation Project is sponsored by CNKI.

Total Materia


Key to Metals AG powers the world’s most comprehensive materials properties database Total Materia, providing data for over 450,000 metallic and non-metallic global materials and supports the complete engineering workflow, from design and CAE to materials, manufacturing, quality and purchasing departments to help drive best practice across the entire business.


A truly multilingual platform, the only of its kind, Total Materia supports global business and academia by being available in 26 languages,.


ISO 9001 & 27001 certified, Key to Metals AG offers a world class level of quality and accuracy along with the highest level of technical support for all our users.


WIPS Global is a web-based Intellectual Property platform for searching and analyzing global patents. WIPS stands for Worldwide Intellectual Property Search and the database covers patents from 96 Countries and includes over 150 million patents.

WIPS is the premier patent database for Asian patents and includes the full-text of Chinese, Korean and Japanese patents. Users may search in the native language or alternatively enable expert machine translation and search in English.


RemoteXs has enabled all leading institutions (academic or research) in optimizing usage of the precious eResources and nurturing research interests of faculty and their students.

RemoteXs has an ability to provide secured access to scattered eResources of the institution, bringing them under one umbrella, along with subscribed eJournals, eBooks and all other eContent, that too anytime …from anywhere.


RAx is an AI-powered online research assistant that helps academic researchers to boost up their productivity by adapting to their evolving subjective needs throughout their research life-cycle. It does so in three ways:

  • Helps them to discover, understand, and review research-related resources

  • Helps them in easily connecting their newly developed insights with their previous reviews and current work-in-progress....


Learn Social Ltd. is based in Cambridge UK, an area known for both education and technology. Knowledge Transmission’s mission is to deliver the best social learning experience in the world.


The World Library Foundation is the world’s largest collection of Books and Articles in electronic format. Founded in 1996, the World Library Foundation is a global coordinated effort to preserve and disseminate digital facsimiles of historical books, classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other heritage works in a number of languages and countries around the world.


The Birds of America

Acknowledged as one of the most important and beautiful color plate books ever published, John James Audubon’s The Birds of America is also one of the rarest and most collectable. It was published from 1827 to 1839 in sets of four volumes.