Founded in 1843, Macmillan Education is one piece of a much bigger publishing picture. We are part of Springer Nature, a major force in scientific, scholarly, professional and educational publishing. As one of the world’s largest publishers of academic research, educational content and science journalism, we are committed to working together to solve the world’s biggest challenges.

Springer Nature is a leading global research, educational and professional publisher, home to an array of respected and trusted brands providing quality content through a range of innovative products and services. The company numbers almost 13,000 staff in over 50 countries.

Our brands are some of the most trusted and respected in their fields, with Springer founded by Julius Springer in 1842, Macmillan Education founded in 1843 and Nature first published in 1869.


Macmillan Education is a name synonymous with high-quality publishing around the world. From pre-primary through to adult learners and business professionals, we provide for teachers and students at every stage of the learning journey.

At Macmillan Education we help learners around the world achieve more. We support students, teachers and institutions through a lifetime of learning by providing them with world-class content in the most relevant, engaging and flexible formats.

Macmillan Education has led the way in landmark publications, publishing Alice in Wonderland in 1865 and The Jungle Book in 1892. Today, Macmillan Education develops print, digital, and online products and solutions that support academics, teachers, students and learners around the world.

We have a presence in 120 countries and are continuously adapting to meet the changing needs of the communities we serve.