Stamford, Conn. — Cengage Learning, a Stamford-based provider of educational technologies and content, has completed its acquisition of National Geographic Society’s (NGS) digital and print school publishing unit.
Through the acquisition, Cengage Learning now has expanded rights to distribute NGS’s content, including images, maps, videos and articles in the academic and library markets worldwide. The acquisition includes the National Geographic Science series, National Geographic Explorer! magazines, and Hampton Brown’s literacy and language programs.
Cengage Learning and NGS have collaborated since 2007 to produce English language learning materials for kindergarten through adult education. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
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