123 Library family care and health

These 800 titles include a large list from Jessica Kingsley, a publisher renowned for its books on essential health issues families have to deal with, including hygiene, child development and mental health. Many of these titles will provide an invaluable support to the relatives of patients suffering from autism, Asperger’s syndrome or other untreatable conditions. Social topics are also covered in titles from Sage Publishing such as dealing with bullying at school, literacy and social care. Educational topics and psychology are covered with a range of titles from Hodder Education.

Frommer's complete guides

Written by more than 175 travel experts around the globe, Frommer's complete guides help travellers experience places the way locals do.

  • bestselling travel series
  • more annually updated guides than any other series
  • 16-page colour section and foldout map in all annual guides
  • outspoken opinions, exact prices, and suggested itineraries
  • dozens of detailed maps in an easy-to-read, two-colour design
  • full-colour complete guides with hundreds of colour photos and maps throughout
  • can be read on iPhone, iPad or laptop

Children’s Hachette

Hachette Children is one of the most successful children's publishers in the UK, creating bestselling and award-winning books for children of all ages and interests. Hachette’s four imprints, Franklin Watts, Hodder Children's Books, Orchard Books and Wayland together form a dynamic list of top quality picture books, fiction and non-fiction.

Hodder Children’s Books and Orchard Books publish Enid Blyton and Rainbow Magic and bestselling writers and illustrators including David Almond, Lauren Child, Robert Muchamore and Guy Parker-Rees. Their titles have won many major UK children’s book awards.

Non-fiction imprints Franklin Watts and Wayland together have over 70 years of publishing experience and publish nearly 1,000 new information books each year. Their extensive range of high-quality non-fiction books is perfect for educational purposes as well as individual project work and homework help.

This collection of 1,110 titles is available from www.123library.org 


With more than 250 million books in print and more than 1,800 titles, For Dummies is the most widely recognized and highly regarded reference series in the world. www.123library.org allows access to the series online.

The For Dummies collection offer books on a full range of technical and general interest topics, including computers, business, careers, investing marketing, sales, small business, cooking, diet, green, health, history, hobbies, house and home improvement, language, math, music, parenting, pets, religion, inspiration, self-help, relationships, sports, television, movies, test preparation, Spanish language, digital photography, internet, programming, certification, travel and more.

With school master

As a leading publisher in science, Hodder Education Schools have brand new resources for AQA GCSE science, WJEC GCSE science and CCEA GCSE science. They also publish for Key Stage 3, BTEC Level 2 First in applied science and OCR Level 2 Nationals in science. Hodder Education Colleges works with more examiners and educational experts than any other publisher, bringing library members the best resources to support teachers and students preparing for examinations.

Both catalogues covering English, maths, sciences and humanities are available at www.123library.org

Teach Yourself Visually

The Teach Yourself Visually series allows the reader to learn in a practical way, and acquire basic technical skills on a number of topics. It has been created with the need for practical learning in mind. It is a well-illustrated, easy-to-understand collection for everyone who wants to acquire new skills in the field of computing, games and hobbies.

  • minimal text and maximum illustrations
  • a task-oriented, step-by-step approach
  • navigational aids that connect instructions to illustrations
  • self-contained, two-page lessons
  • a uniform layout that makes it easy to read less and learn more
  • beginner to intermediate-level training in a variety of topics

Available as an e-book collection from www.123library.org 

Pets and vet

This collection includes titles from Howell books, the most authoritative publisher on numerous animals and breeds, with books and reference works that inform, entertain and give guidance in the care, behaviour, training and enjoyment of pets.

For those who want a deeper knowledge of animal care, this collection also includes veterinary titles from Manson Publishing, Schluetersche and Wiley that will help  professionals and aficionados. There is a book for most pets and breeds in this collection and these 186 titles available on www.123library.org are also fully illustrated. 

How to subscribe

If you wish to subscribe, first take a look at the model licence. To obtain pricing or for further information or to request a trial please contact:

Sabine Guerry
123 Doc Ltd
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Tel: 020 7253 4363
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Email: sabineguerry@123doc.com