Database: Journals

A directory of writers, illustrators, editors, translators and publishers based in Singapore. If you’d like to be included in this database, please download the application form

This database is in the (long and drawn out) process of being edited and updated. So if you find that your favourite author’s name (or your own name!) is no longer appearing in the database, fear not! It will be back up soon.

Also please drop us an email at [email protected] if you would like to update your information in the database.

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Illustrator
English,Chinese,Fiction,Non-fiction,Education,Magazines,Journal

Van Wangye Shiming is a self-taught wildlife illustrator. He graduated from Nanyang Acedemy of Fine Arts, Singapore, where he majored in publishing and illustration. He's been in the creative industry since 2000.

He has illustrated mainly for science, conservation and educational publications, including Sea Shepherd, Ocean Geographic, Asian Geographic, WWF Thailand, Mekong Turtle Conservation Center, and The Animal Concerns Research and Education Society (ACRES), to name a few. He is also a member of Nature Society Singapore and a commitee member of Wildlife Art Society Singapore.

Publisher
English,Chinese,Non-fiction,Academic,Business,Journal

World Scientific Publishing Company was established in 1981 with only 5 employees in a tiny office. Today, the company employs more than 200 staff at its headquarters in Singapore and 450 globally. It has offices in New Jersey, London, Geneva, Hong Kong, Taipei, Beijing, Shanghai, Tianjin and Chennai. In about 3 decades, it has established itself as one of the leading scientific publishers in the world, and the largest international scientific publisher in the Asia-Pacific region. 

World Scientific publishes about 600 new titles a year and 130 journals in various fields. Many of its books are recommended texts adopted by renowned institutions such as Harvard University, California Institute of Technology, Stanford University and Princeton University.