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Jun 28, 2014, 08:00 ET The World Book Encyclopedia 2015 SPINESCAPE® Concept and Design Announced at ALA Annual Conference

World Book, Inc., a leading publisher of print and digital education and reference materials, today announced at the American Library Association's...


Jan 23, 2014, 06:00 ET World Book Introduces New Series to Address Bullying

World Book, Inc., a leading educational publisher with more than 96 years of experience creating authoritative reference and curriculum content for...


Sep 17, 2013, 11:00 ET World Book Launches New E-book Platform

World Book, Inc., a leading publisher of digital and print educational products--including World Book Online, comprising over 20 digital...


Apr 16, 2013, 09:00 ET Secret Files of Legendary Fun-loving Professor Published!

World Book, Inc., the publisher of The World Book Encyclopedia, the World Book Web, and an extensive offering of other print and online educational...


Mar 06, 2013, 11:14 ET World Book, Inc. Acquires Incentive Publications

 World Book, Inc., the publisher of The World Book Encyclopedia, the World Book Web, and an extensive offering of other print and online...


Jan 15, 2006, 00:00 ET World Book Brings NASA's Stardust Mission Into the Classroom

CHICAGO, Jan. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- World Book, Inc., is partnering with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to explain the...


Jan 20, 2005, 00:00 ET After Years of Rejection, Trump Finally Makes It Into World Book

CHICAGO, Jan. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Donald Trump is rarely kept waiting. And he is almost never told no. However, editors of The World Book...


Dec 30, 2003, 00:00 ET New 2004 World Book Embraces Diversity and Changes in World and Human Events

CHICAGO, Dec. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- As 2003 comes to an end and thoughts turn to recapping the events of the year, World Book is proud to announce...


Dec 23, 2002, 00:00 ET World Book Jaguar Edition Now Available at the Apple Store

CUPERTINO, Calif., Dec. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- WORLD BOOK, Inc. and its development partner Software MacKiev are pleased to announce the launch of...


Aug 20, 2002, 01:00 ET Back to School with 'The World Book Encyclopedia'

CHICAGO, Aug. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- With 'back to school' around the corner, kids, parents, teachers, and librarians are turning to the same...


Oct 30, 2001, 00:00 ET World Book Announces 85th Annual Edition

CHICAGO, Oct. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- World Book, Inc. today released information about the extensive revisions in the 2002 edition of the world's...


Jul 18, 2001, 01:00 ET World Book 2002 for Mac OS X Goes on Sale at Macworld New York

NEW YORK, July 18 /PRNewswire/ -- World Book, Inc. announced today that its all-new CD-ROM 2002 Encyclopedia for Mac OS X is now shipping. The...


Jun 27, 2001, 01:00 ET Mac OS X Edition of World Book 2002 Multimedia Encyclopedia Introduced at NECC

CHICAGO, June 27 /PRNewswire/ -- World Book, Inc. expanded its flagship WORLD BOOK Multimedia Encyclopedia product line today, with the...


Apr 24, 2001, 01:00 ET World Book and America Online Announce Agreement To Bring World Book Encyclopedia to AOL and CompuServe

CHICAGO and DULLES, Va., April 24 /PRNewswire/ -- World Book, Inc., premier publisher of on-line, CD-ROM, print, and other educational and...


Feb 06, 2001, 00:00 ET World Book Encyclopedia 2001 Edition; New Edition Upholds Unrivaled Standards in Quality and Accuracy

CHICAGO, Feb. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- World Book, Inc., publisher of the world's number-one selling print encyclopedia and other educational resources,...


Nov 21, 2000, 00:00 ET While the World Waits, World Book Acts; World-Renowned Encyclopedia Announces Release of Historic 'Volume 23'

CHICAGO, Nov. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- As the nation and the world await the final outcome of Election 2000, World Book, Inc., the publisher of the...


Oct 31, 2000, 00:00 ET Introducing the World Book 'Bookstore'

CHICAGO, Oct. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- World Book, Inc., the premier publisher of encyclopedias and multimedia products, announces the launch of...