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IT Governance Publishing eBooks and chapters available on Reference Tree

Press Release   •   Aug 15, 2013 17:09 BST

IT Governance Publishing, a leading Publisher of Corporate and IT Governance content has partnered with Reference Tree to deliver textbooks via the Reference Tree platform.

Professionals, academics and students will now be able to access eBooks related to cybersecurity, network management and information risk and compliance anywhere in the world from as little as £4.20 for 1 month’s access.

Reference Tree, an eTextbook company, allows users to rent books or chapters for one or six months at a fraction of the cost of new books.The platform also removes the hassle to consumers of reselling or throwing out used textbooks and enables students to collate their books in one, easily accessible e-library.

IT Governance Publishing supplies books on all IT related activity including data governance, green IT and information management systems. The organisation also provides consultancy and technical services, IT software and courses for professionals in its ‘one-stop-shop for comprehensive corporate and IT governance information’.

Hannah Perrett, Head of Publishing at IT Governance, is enthusiastic about the partnership and says “the platform is an excellent vehicle to get our content direct to students, academics and professionals in a way that suits them”.

Amil Tolia, CEO of Reference Tree is also keen to provide the best content to students and academics.

 “We are very excited to be working with IT Governance Publishing. This partnership means we are making some of the best content on all aspects of IT governance available via Reference Tree. With our per-chapter rental models, it will be easy for students and seasoned professionals interested in IT Governance to develop their skills and knowledge.”

Commencing with 120 titles, all books from IT Governance will be available on Reference Tree as chapters or whole books, for rental periods of one month or six months.To view the full collection go to

Reference Tree allows users to rent books or chapters for one or six months and removes the hassle to consumers of reselling or throwing out used textbooks. The platform also enables students to collate their books in one, easily accessible e-library, relieving the burden of carrying heavy textbooks to class and on holiday. 


  • Rent chapters or books for as little as £1.50
  • Rent for 1 or 6 months
  • Select from a range of leading publishers including Pearson, Open Univeristy Press, IT Governance, Sage, Scion and Momentum Press amongst others.
  • Subject areas range from IT and technology to performance art and dance.

Reference Tree also provides a service for lecturers with RTInspect.

RTInspect is an online inspection service which allows lecturers to:   

  • Inspect textbooks from multiple publishers
  • Confirm their lecturer status quickly and securely
  • Leave feedback for publishers
  • Adopt textbook chapters