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Feb 05, 2016, 14:10 ET

Digital Book World 2016, March 7-9 in N.Y.C., Evaluates Women at the Intersection of Publishing, Finance and Technology

 "Women at the Intersection of Publishing, Finance and Technology" is just one of the highly anticipated sessions and hot topics at the...

Feb 03, 2016, 16:00 ET

Barnes & Noble's Chief Digital Officer to Speak at the Digital Book World Conference + Expo, March 7-9 in N.Y.C.

 The 7th Annual Digital Book World Conference + Expo (DBW) will present a mainstage session called "Barnes & Noble: The Perspective of the...

Jan 22, 2016, 13:48 ET
A new white paper from the Digital Book World Conference + Expo offers insights about some of the most important book business and digital content topics - from the book industry's ongoing digital transformation, to "Big Tech" and publishing, to personalized content, new publishing revenue streams, audiobooks, copyright issues in a digital age, and how to capitalize on key opportunities, among other topics. Download the white paper at digitalbookworldconference.com/index.php/whitepaper.

Digital Book World Conference + Expo Publishes New White Paper, 'Viewpoints on Publishing's Digital Transformation'

 A newly published white paper from the Digital Book World Conference + Expo (DBW) offers insights about some of the most important book...

Dec 15, 2015, 11:19 ET

Transformation in the Publishing Community Is a Key Theme at Digital Book World Conference + Expo, March 7-9 in N.Y.C.

 The 7th Annual Digital Book World Conference + Expo (DBW) is focusing on transformation as one of its key themes with numerous speakers...

Dec 11, 2015, 15:52 ET

Data, Discovery and SEO Are Key Themes at the Digital Book World Conference + Expo, March 7-9 in N.Y.C.

 Data, discovery and SEO are hot topics in the book, content and tech communities, and each will be covered by top experts in a variety of...

Dec 08, 2015, 17:19 ET

The Nexus of Tech, Content, Strategy - Digital Book World Conference + Expo Speakers Focus on Publishing's Digital Transformation

 The Digital Book World Conference + Expo (DBW)  has confirmed an exciting line-up of prominent thought leaders and innovators for...

Dec 02, 2015, 15:00 ET

Digital Book World Conference + Expo, March 7-9, Presents Strategies for the Digital Transformation of Publishing

 The 7th Annual Digital Book World Conference + Expo (DBW) returns to New York, March 7 – 9, 2016 at the New York Hilton Midtown. DBW 16...

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...

Apr 23, 2014, 07:00 ET
Celebrating Year Three, World Book Night U.S. Increases Numbers, Achieves New Goals (PRNewsFoto/World Book Night U.S.)

Celebrating Year Three, World Book Night U.S. Increases Numbers, Achieves New Goals

 From San Diego to St. Paul, Hilo to Homestead, in 7,000 towns and cities across America, more than 29,000 World Book Night volunteers will...

Apr 15, 2014, 11:07 ET

World Book Night U.S. Announces Regional Essay Contest For A 2015 WBN E-book

 World Book Night U.S. announced today that the ten best essays submitted by this year's volunteer givers relating their April 23 World Book...

Apr 09, 2014, 09:56 ET

World Book Night U.S. Announces Two Media Tools: Interactive Volunteer Giver-By-Zip-Code Map, Official Store And Library List

 World Book Night U.S. announced today that two new online resources have been posted for local media access. For the first time, the...

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...

Jan 13, 2014, 11:30 ET

World Book Publishes 2014 Edition of Its Popular Encyclopedia

 World Book, Inc., the leading print and digital education and reference publisher, has published the 2014 edition of The World Book...

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...

Feb 03, 2008, 00:00 ET

World Book Day Poll of Reading Public Reveals Top Ten Books to Talk About

LONDON, February 4 /PRNewswire/ -- - Spreading the Word About Books Worth Reading A World Book Day poll today reveals the top ten...

May 05, 2006, 01:00 ET

'Do You Know Records?'

NEW YORK, May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- World Almanac Books announces the "Do You Know Records? Contest" based on the all-new World Almanac Book of...

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...