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ALIA Information Online Conference 2021
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Bezi Publishing Services

Bezi Publishing Services

Melbourne, Australia

About Bezi Publishing Services

Bezi Publishing Services is proud to be a silver partner of the 2021 ALIA Information Online Conference. We trust that this year’s virtual event will bring you new ideas, new approaches, and new connections.

So, who is Bezi? Bezi is your authorised local representative for nine international publishers. We specialise in e‑resources for libraries in Australia and New Zealand, with a focus on the humanities, social sciences, international law, human rights, education, business, and news information.

Bezi can help your library to procure high-quality e-resources to support your users’ needs, including ebooks, ejournals, reference works, primary sources, databases, and digital archives across 90+ subject areas.

Here is a snapshot of the publishers we represent:

  • BRILL is an outstanding international academic publisher in the humanities and social sciences, international law and human rights, education, and biology, with 19,000+ ebooks, 310+ ejournals, and 230+ databases, such as reference works and primary source collections, hosted on

  • BRITISH ONLINE ARCHIVES is one of the UK’s leading academic publishers, specialising in unique primary source collections. Their catalogue boasts 90+ historical archives with 4+ million records, covering 1,000 years of world history.

  • CEIC and EMIS produce world-class business intelligence databases provide data, analysis and research you can trust in near-real time. Access 6.6+ million economic time series with CEIC Data University and explore 6.1+ million company profiles from world’s emerging markets with EMIS University.

  • COHERENT DIGITAL is a dynamic new publisher of e-resources, with a mission to “tame wild content”. Check out Policy Commons, the world’s largest platform for public policy, and Mindscape Commons, the world’s first virtual‑reality database for immersive and interactive experiences in mental health.

  • DE GRUYTER is a major international academic publisher across the full spectrum of HSS and STEM disciplines. They are also the official ebook publishing partner for 16 prestigious university presses through the University Press Library. The platform hosts a whopping 123,000+ ebooks, 340+ ejournals, and 30+ databases.

  • NEWSBANK is the world’s largest repository of reliable news information, with essential news databases for all kinds of libraries. This year, they are thrilled to introduce their largest and most comprehensive e-resources yet for local news research: Access Australia 2021 and Access New Zealand 2021.

  • PETER LANG is a contemporary international academic publisher, specialising in cutting-edge publications in education, media and communication, performance studies, politics, and much more across the humanities and social sciences. Over 6,000 ebooks in English are hosted on

  • READEX's acclaimed primary source collections help researchers to unlock history. More than 110 historical archives have been digitised and brought to life on, including significant and unique research objects, such as newspapers, books, pamphlets, ephemera and government documents.

We can’t wait to tell you more about our publishers’ new e-resource releases in 2021! To learn more about us, or for further information on any of our publishers, please visit or contact us at

Bezi Publishing Services Team