Golson Media

Producing Exceptional Content for Publishers and Organizations of Distinction

About the Company

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Golson Media is a quality-focused editorial content producer located in Croton-on-Hudson, New York. We specialize in producing multimedia and print content for leading publishers in library, education, and trade markets and for associations and societies. Formerly known as Golson Books, Ltd., the company is increasingly providing digital media, including audio and video, for electronic and web-based product delivery.

Headed by J. Geoffrey Golson, a 30-year publishing veteran and former publisher at Macmillan USA, Golson Media works with more than 500 academic and freelance authors on projects for publishers like HarperCollins, SAGE Publications, Gale Cengage, Facts On File, M.E. Sharpe, Salem Press, and others. Golson Media was founded in 2002 and has partnered with General Editors from distinguished universities and Pulitzer Prize-winning authors to work with our select group of creative editors, designers, managers, and full-service staff.

Services We Provide

Our team provides intellectual content from concept through final
production phases ready for online, ebooks, and/or print publication. Our staff and roster of freelancers include: author managers, development editors, marketers, copyeditors, photo and multimedia researchers, photographers, typesetters, proofreaders, indexers, and other support staff to ensure on-time and on-budget delivery of new products. Our services range from providing proposals for new products to executing a publisher's or organization's own program. Moreover, Golson Media provides pre- and post-publication marketing support for titles by offering title website creation and maintenance. Major works are promoted with dedicated websites for editorial updates, author and/or editor blogs, and community-building around the title.

As the evolution of publishing continues, Golson Media puts your publications ahead of the curve with our new product line of ancillary digital products: eLearning.

Photo essays, custom-shot video, primary documents, topical articles, and original cartography are all part of 10 new digital products offered by Golson Media.

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E-mail or call us today (see Contact page) and continue to explore the digital revolution.

About our General Editors

Golson Media partners with leading experts in specific fields. For example, S. George Philander at Princeton for the Encyclopedia of Global Warming and Climate Change, Yawei Zhang at Yale for the Encyclopedia of Global Health, Clive Svendsen at UW-Madison for the Encyclopedia of Stem Cell Research, among many others. Rodney Carlisle, a retired history professor from Rutgers, serves as our general editor-at-large at Golson Media, covering such topics as politics, intelligence, and U.S. history. Such dynamic associations have resulted in citations for our works, including:

Sociology of Work - Choice Outstanding Academic Title 2013
Street Crime in America - Booklist Editors' Choice 2013
History of Crime and Punishment - Booklist Editors' Choice 2013
New Venture Management - ALA BRASS Outstanding Reference 2013
Crisis Management - ALA BRASS Notable Reference 2013
New Venture Management - Library Journal Best Reference 2012
Consumption & Waste - Library Journal Best Reference 2012
Crime & Punishment - Library Journal Best Reference 2012
Sports - American Library Association BRASS Outstanding Reference 2012
Social Networks - Library Journal Best Reference 2011
Sports - Library Journal Best Reference 2011
Mathematics and Society - Library Journal Best Reference 2011
Women in Today's World - Booklist Editors' Choice 2011
Business - American Library Association BRASS Outstanding Reference 2009
Cancer and Society - Booklist Editors' Choice 2008
Global Warming and Climate Change - Booklist Editors' Choice 2008
Cancer and Society - Library Journal Best Reference 2007
Environment and Society - Library Journal Best Reference 2007
Poverty - Library Journal Best Reference 2006
Politics: The Left and the Right - NY Public Library Best of Reference 2006