Delivers online access to scholarly books from Bloomsbury’s award-winning Academic division. Spanning the humanities and social sciences, the site features the latest research publications from Bloomsbury, T&T Clark, The Arden Shakespeare and Hart Publishing, alongside scholarship from historic imprints Continuum, Berg and Bristol Classical Press. New frontlist collections are added each year.
Comprising around 120 titles encompassing a wide range of legal topics, including European law, energy and environmental law, media law and human rights law. View collection.
The Anthropology 2017 collection will contain 11 titles including Alternative Art and Anthropology by Arnd Schneider and Sensing the World by David Le Breton. View collection
This collection will include 35 monographs covering film studies, television studies, gaming, popular music, and new media and technology. View collection
This collection will consist of about 65 monographs from Bloomsbury's Literary Studies list. It includes titles such as Creative Writing Innovations and Superhero Comics. View collection
Draws on the rich backlists of the Arden Shakespeare and Continuum imprints to bring together 78 titles, combining research monographs with student guides and the entire 18-volume reference series Great Shakespeareans. View collection
This collection comprises approximately 75 monographs covering a range of philosophical topics, notably aesthetics, political philosophy and Asian philosophy. View collection
This collection includes over 55 titles and covers a wide-range of topics. Content ranges from the teachings of Aristotle, Parmenides, Plato, Socrates, and more. View collection
This series of 100 volumes translates into English the principal works of the Neoplatonist commentators on Aristotle. View collection
This collection includes around 95 titles, including Dan Healey’s Russian Homophobia from Stalin to Sochi, and Clive Emsley’s Exporting British Policing During the Second World War. View collection
48 published works including My Early Life, A History of the English Speaking Peoples and The Second World War. View collection
New! This collection includes c.100 books published between 1997 and 2013 by Hart, including 50 Years of the European Treaties: Looking Back and Thinking Forward and Cambridge Yearbook of European Legal Studies 1999-2007 (9 volumes). View collection
2017's Education collection will comprise 27 titles, covering topics such as leadership and management, childhood and youth studies and research methods in education. View collection
This series collection provides a global picture of education, highlighting national, regional and global trends, written by indigenous authors who are recognised experts in their field. View collection
This collection will include 22 titles on theology, including Religion, NGOs and the United Nations, Church, Market and Media and Catholic Theology. View collection
An 11-volume set from the prestigious T&T Clark imprint, this collection brings together the most important and influential works of the theologian Edward Schillebeeckx. View collection
This collection is comprised of over 50 titles, including guides to The Trinity, works from the Ecclesiological Investigations series, and several titles on systematic theology. View collection
The 2017 Religious Studies collection will contain 22 titles in subject areas such as anthropology of religion, religion and politics and religion and popular culture. View collection
The Classical Studies and Archaeology collection will contain approximately 13 titles, including Julius Caesar's Self-Created Image and Its Dramatic Afterlife, and Classics in Extremis. View collection
This collection will include 54 monographs from the Bloomsbury T&T Clark imprint, covering New and Old Testament studies, religious ethics and the Hebrew Bible. View collection
The 2017 Linguistics collection will consist of about 20 titles, covering a range of topics, notably semiotics, translation and interpretation, discourse analysis, and language acquisition. View collection
Reissued from the extensive backlists of T&T Clark and Sheffield Academic Press, this collection comprises 60 titles. View collection
ABOUTWhat is Bloomsbury Collections?
Bloomsbury Collections delivers instant access to quality research and provides libraries with a flexible way to build eBook collections across the humanities and social sciences. It contains over 5,000 eBook titles featuring content from Bloomsbury’s latest research publications as well as a 100+ year legacy including Continuum, T&T Clark, Bristol Classical Press, Berg, The Arden Shakespeare and the recently acquired Hart Publishing. Read more about Bloomsbury Collections.
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COLLECTIONS AVAILABLEView title lists
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Subject Collections of Latest Research
30-90 titles per subject, with new collections issued each year:
Available Now: Anthropology, Biblical Studies, Business & Management, Classical Studies & Archaeology, Economics, Education, Film & Media, History, Law, Linguistics, Literary Studies, Natural History, Philosophy, Politics & International Relations, Religious Studies, Sociology, Theology, and Bloomsbury Open (interdisciplinary)
From Bloomsbury’s legacy of renowned imprints in key subject areas such as Ancient History, Christology, Continental Philosophy, Classical Literature, Modernism, Philosophy of Education, and Shakespeare Studies
The prestigious Ancient Commentators on Aristotle, The Churchill Collection and the International Critical Commentary
Landmark Texts Collections
Online versions of the Bloomsbury Academic Collections print sets. Covering Japanese History, Biblical Studies, History (British, European, Latin American and history of science and technology), Linguistics, Literary Criticism, Philosophy and Shakespeare Studies, this historic content is reissued from extensive bodies of work from imprints such as Athlone Press, Pinter, T&T Clark, Burns & Oates, Cassell Academic, and Continuum
WHAT'S NEW2017 Collections Launched
New collections for 2017 are now live!
Each collection includes live titles published from early 2017 with the estimated title count to be completed at the of this year. Purchase now to receive the latest content as it becomes live.
- Anthropology 2017
- Biblical Studies 2017
- Bloomsbury Open (interdisciplinary) 2017 (titles coming soon)
- C.H. Beck, Hart, Nomos 2017 (titles coming soon)
- Classical Studies & Archaeology 2017
- Education 2017
- Film & Media Studies 2017
- Hart Publishing 2017
- History 2017
- Linguistics 2017
- Literary Studies 2017
- Philosophy 2017
- Religious Studies 2017
- Theology 2017
BLOOMSBURY ACADEMICBookseller Academic, Educational & Professional Publisher of the Year 2014
About Bloomsbury's academic publishing programme
Bloomsbury’s Academic division publishes around 1,100 books a year, with a significant presence in the humanities and social sciences. Our acquisition of Continuum in 2011 added to a prestigious portfolio which includes Methuen Drama, The Arden Shakespeare and T&T Clark. All new Continuum, Berg and Bristol Classical Press titles are now published under the Bloomsbury name. With the acquisitions of Berg, Fairchild Books and AVA Publishing, we are also the largest publisher in academic visual arts.
Our digital portfolio includes:
- Berg Fashion Library: winner of the 2011 Dartmouth Medal and ALA Outstanding Reference Source
- The Churchill Archive: 800K documents online for the 1st time, creating a digital library of modern international history
- Drama Online: 1000+ plays and 100+ scholarly works accompanied by play tools, character grids, production stills and more
The Academic & Professional division has received numerous awards:
- The Bookseller Academic, Educational & Professional Publisher of the Year 2014 and 2013
- Independent Publishers Guild Awards: Independent Publisher of the Year 2013; Academic & Professional Publisher of the Year 2013; shortlisted 2014