Today’s distribution deal between O’Reilly Media and Elsevier will expand the depth of e-books available from O’Reilly in computer security and networking, and includes such Elsevier imprints as Morgan Kaufmann, Syngress, Academic Press, Butterworth-Heinemann, Newnes, and Elsevier with more than 1,200 titles.

“The consumer e-book market is an emerging and changing one, and we want to offer customers as many choices as possible,” said Suzanne BeDell, managing director of Elsevier’s Science & Technology Books. “O’Reilly has a strong presence in the consumer market and provides us with a great opportunity to offer titles to many who might not otherwise see our content—all in a DRM-free format.”