Search SIScholarlyPress's books
Random books from SIScholarlyPress's library
Climate Change, Biodiversity, and Sustainability in the Americas: Impacts and Adaptations by Francisco Dallmeier
Asteroids : a history by Curtis Peebles
Common names of mammals of the world by Don E. Wilson
Illuminating Instruments by Peter John Turnbull Morris
Lion tamarins : biology and conservation by Devra G. Kleiman
Parasite biodiversity by Robert Poulin
Members with SIScholarlyPress's books
Site design selection
The old design is no longer fully supported nor does it get full attention when we roll out new features. We strongly recommend using the new design.
CollectionsYour library (114)
About meThe tradition of scholarly publishing at the Smithsonian dates back to the Institution’s origin. In keeping with James Smithson’s stipulation that his bequest to the United States be “for the increase and diffusion of knowledge,” Joseph Henry, the first Secretary of the Smithsonian (1846–1878), initiated in 1848 the Institution’s first publication, Smithsonian Contributions to Knowledge. The tradition continues today with Smithsonian Institution Scholarly Press (SISP).
About my librarySISP has a marketing and distribution partnership with Random House. This allows us to keep many of the Smithsonian’s respected scholarly book titles in active circulation. New titles that feature the work of Smithsonian scholars in the sciences and humanities will also be developed under this partnership.
Real nameSmithsonian Institution Scholarly Press
Account typepublic, lifetime
Member sinceMay 5, 2009
Most recent activity