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Press Release: Gasch Printing Grows Business Development Team

Gasch Printing is bullish on books and positioned to serve the growing need for short-run book production. The full-service, all digital book printer is beefing up its business development team, recently hiring two experienced book professionals, Tim Dilli and Joe Upton.

Book Manufacturers’ Institute Launches Book Printing RFQ Tool

The tool, named BMIsource, will allow users to either search the BMI Member Directory by various capabilities in order to reach out directly to manufacturers, or fill out a form with job details that will be sent to manufacturers to review and respond with a quote.

BIGNY Presents 'Publishing Romance: Redefining What Love Looks Like'

On Tuesday, February 18, 2020, the Book Industry Guild of New York (BIGNY) will host Publishing Romance: Redefining What Love Looks Like. With more books featuring the LGBTQ+ community, plus characters of color and those living with disabilities, the event will discuss how the romance genre is evolving.

Why Ebook Subscription Services Will Finally Succeed In The Coming Decade

Subscription services for digital music, movies, and TV shows are all very popular nowadays, but for ebooks, they aren’t. Although ebook subscription services have existed for several years, they have yet to take off. That’s going to change in the coming decade: by the end of the 2020s, we’ll see subscription ebooks become as ubiquitous…

Press Release: Akadémiai Kiadó Partners with Sheridan PubFactory to Host All of Their Journals

Hanover, PA — Akadémiai Kiadó is relaunching their AKJournals publishing program―60+ peer-reviewed STM titles―on Sheridan PubFactory’s online hosting platform. Balázs Réffy, CEO, Akadémiai Kiadó said: “As the most prestigious STM publishing organization in Central and Eastern Europe, we are driven to invest in our scientific communities and in technologies that enable us to increase global…

Press Release: BISG Publishes White Paper on Open Access Ebook Usage

New York, NY (May 6, 2019) – The Book Industry Study Group (BISG) has published a white paper on “Exploring Open Access Ebook Usage”. The paper, co-authored by Brian O’Leary (BISG) and Kevin Hawkins (University of North Texas), is the product of an Andrew W. Mellon Foundation-funded project, “Understanding Open Access Ebook Usage: Toward A…