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Brill

Founded in 1683, Brill is a publishing house with a rich history and a strong international focus. The company’s head office is in Leiden, (The Netherlands) with offices in Boston (USA), Paderborn (GER), Singapore (SG) and Beijing (CN). Brill was listed at the Amsterdam Stock exchange in 1896. Brill shares have been publicly traded since 1997. Summarized market details for Brill can be found on Euronext. Brill’s publications focus on the Humanities and Social Sciences, International Law and selected areas in the Sciences. Brill publications also include the imprints Brill | Nijhoff, Brill | Rodopi, Brill | Hes & De Graaf and Hotei Publishing. Brill has developed distinctive platforms for its online resources.

Mississippi State University Department of History

The Department of History, Mississippi State University, is a nationally ranked, research-extensive, Ph.D.-granting department. Its efforts concentrate in and on the history of the United States and Europe since 1650 but the department also seeks to offer students some other aspects of the world’s history. MSU historians place the highest premium on the creation of new knowledge and interpretations in the field. MSU historians disseminate that knowledge and those and other insights to our undergraduate and graduate students, through professional organizations, and to society at large.

National Science Foundation

The National Science Foundation (NSF) is an independent federal agency created by Congress in 1950 "to promote the progress of science; to advance the national health, prosperity, and welfare; to secure the national defense..." NSF is vital because we support basic research and people to create knowledge that transforms the future. This type of support is a primary driver of the U.S. economy, enhances the nation's security, advances knowledge to sustain global leadership. With an annual budget of $8.3 billion (FY 2020), we are the funding source for approximately 24 percent of all federally supported basic research conducted by America's colleges and universities. In many fields such as mathematics, computer science and the social sciences, NSF is the major source of federal backing.

Princeton University Press

Princeton University Press brings scholarly ideas to the world. We publish peer-reviewed books that connect authors and readers across spheres of knowledge to advance and enrich the global conversation. Visit our display to browse our new titles in the history and philosophy of science, including Evolution of Knowledge by Jürgen Renn, The Science of Roman History by Walter Scheidel, Tales of Impossibility by David Richeson and Cosmology’s Century by P.J.E. Peebles. We are offering a 30% conference discount. Enter coupon code HSS20 at press.princeton.edu or purchase at the conference. Offer valid now through 11/30/20.

Royal Society Publishing

The Royal Society is the UK academy of science and we have been publishing high quality, peer reviewed journals since 1665. Our first journal, Philosophical Transactions, was the world's first scientific journal. It established the fundamental principles of scientific priority and peer review, used throughout scientific publishing ever since. Today, our journal archive spans more than 350 years of science and we publish 11 journals across the scientific spectrum. Our portfolio includes Notes and Records, our history of science journal, and Biographical Memoirs, a unique compilation of memoirs celebrating the lives and scientific achievements of Fellows of the Royal Society. We have also recently launched Science in the Making, a platform that allows readers to search, browse, transcribe, translate and feedback on more than three centuries of seminal science.

The University of Chicago Press

The University of Chicago Press disseminates scholarship of the highest standard and publishes serious works that promote education, foster public understanding, and enrich cultural life. Through our books and more than eighty journals, we seek not only to advance scholarly conversation within and across traditional disciplines but, in keeping with the University of Chicago’s experimental tradition, to help define new areas of knowledge and intellectual endeavor. We are proud to publish Isis and Osiris on behalf of the History of Science Society.

University of Notre Dame

The University of Notre Dame's John J. Reilly Center for Science, Technology, and Values brings the sciences and humanities together to explore the nature and impact of science, technology, and medicine. Through our education and degree programs, we inspire student reflection on connections between and across disciplines, examining science, technology, and medicine through the lens of the liberal arts and in the service of human dignity and the common good.

University of Oklahoma

The University of Oklahoma’s program in the history of science, technology and medicine is one of the oldest in the United States and has been training undergraduates and graduate students since the 1950s. Today we have active undergraduate majors and minors. We are coordinating a new and exciting major in Health, Medicine and Society, beginning in Fall 2019. Graduate students study for both Masters and Ph.D. degrees, and we also collaborate with the Department of Library and Information Science to offer a dual Masters in History of Science and Library Science.

Yale University Press

Founded in 1908, Yale University Press is the largest U.S.-based university press. Known for its prizewinning books across a wide array of subjects—including history, politics, popular culture, art and architecture, religion, science and technology, and literature—Yale University Press aids in the discovery and dissemination of light and truth, lux et veritas, which is a central purpose of Yale University.