The State of the Industry
The industry is also amidst a historic transition to a 13-digit ISBN number. E-books and handheld mobile devices are crossing the schoolyard and taking a seat in the classroom. Radio technology is paving a course to every book having a radio-transmitted identification tag. Products are for sale in international markets that provide consumers access to online books for a specified period of time. Production managers teeter between production and IT, and are even meandering into the marketing department.