- Bloomsbury Digital Resources, a division of Bloomsbury Publishing, agreed Monday a strategic sales partnerships with publishers Rowman & Littlefield and Manchester University Press.

Sales representation through Bloomsbury would enable both publishers to reach their core customers via Bloomsbury's extensive digital sales networks and market expertise, the company said.

The partnership for Rowman & Littlefield's Select Collections was global and on an exclusive basis, while for MUP's manchesterhive, the partnership was exclusive across the Americas.

Rowman & Littlefield's Select Collections covered topics in Asian Studies, Political Theory & Philosophy, Security Intelligence, and Education Leadership and Administration, Bloomsbury Digital Resources said.

Manchesterhive, the home of MUP's e-book collections, would launch new collections this year in the areas of religion, politics, international relations, film studies and the history of medicine.

At 8:39am: [LON:BMY] Bloomsbury Publishing PLC share price was +5p at 205p

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