On 1 January 2010, Boom acquired Eleven International Publishing, now named Eleven. Established in 2003 by Selma Hoedt, Eleven International Publishing built a high-quality publishing list in international law and acquired strong market presence.
Eleven is active in the following areas: law, criminology, political science and public administration. Well-known products from Eleven include the series Studies on Restorative Justice and Essential Air and Space Law and the journals Politics of the Low Countries and The International Journal of Restorative Justice.
Eleven publishes a diverse range of products, such as books, journals and digital products.
Eleven's mission is to continue to build and establish long-term author and customer relationships by offering high quality, sustainable information services.
Eleven is part of Koninklijke Boom uitgevers (Dutch for Royal Boom publishers), or, for short, Boom. A family business with the surname Boom, the company was founded in 1841 and has since grown into a publishing group whose activities include developing multimedia operations that provide information of the highest standard for the nation. Boom distinguishes itself by its independence and reliability. Boom aims to provide people with reliable and meaningful information that leads to a better understanding, based on a strong commitment to society.
Boom is a socially responsible company with experience in its field. Our professionals engage with authors and clients alike, providing personal attention and offering appropriate tailor-made solutions based on a flexible approach. By sharing ideas with our clients and authors, and helping them to think things through, our services are always innovative. This makes Boom an attractive alternative, offering an excellent, innovative range of services for a fair price.
Boom combines cutting-edge technology and techniques with the trusted, long-established values of traditional publishing, such as professional editorial work, social awareness and giving back to the academic community, based on a sense of responsibility towards society. Boom dares to share ideas with the new generation of authors and clients, putting it at the forefront of innovation. New, distinctive concepts in combination with the required professional knowledge make Boom a serious partner in information provision, for academia as well as for those in practice.