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Oct 10, 2018, 13:15 ET New Record: More than 1 Million Books Self-Published in 2017

According to the latest report from ProQuest affiliate Bowker, self-publishing grew at a rate of more than 28 percent in 2017, up from an 8 percent...


Sep 29, 2016, 11:30 ET Bowker to Supply Data for Graphiq

Graphiq is the latest in a series of tech companies turning to Bowker, an affiliate of ProQuest, to connect them with metadata to enhance their...


Sep 07, 2016, 11:15 ET Report from Bowker Shows Continuing Growth in Self-Publishing

ProQuest affiliate Bowker reveals in its latest industry report that the number of authors who are opting to self-publish continues to rise, with a...


Aug 31, 2016, 01:05 ET Bowker Tapped as Data Supplier for Allied Commerce, Inc.

Allied Commerce Inc. is the latest in a series of tech companies turning to Bowker to connect them with metadata to enhance their media businesses....


Aug 24, 2016, 04:58 ET Bowker Selected to Provide Data to Sebco

Education book reseller Sebco joins the growing list of companies turning to Bowker to connect them with metadata to enhance their media businesses....


May 10, 2016, 10:58 ET Bowker Teams with FastPencil and Infinity Publishing to Offer Automated Self Publishing Solution to Small Publishers and Authors

FastPencil and Infinity Publishing are teaming with ProQuest affiliate Bowker to deliver key technology and services for self-publishers via PCs,...


Oct 14, 2015, 04:00 ET Bowker Teams with Digi-Rights® to Launch CopyrightsNow™ for Copyright Registration Protection

Digi-Rights, creators of CopyrightsNow™, an innovative app that simplifies the application for U.S. copyright protection for authors and publishers,...


May 13, 2015, 11:09 ET BitLit Chooses Bowker Bibliographic Data to Power Shelfie

BitLit, creators of an inventive app that enables publishers to offer ebook bundles to readers, has selected Bowker Global Books In Print® database...


Mar 24, 2015, 11:54 ET Bowker lanza MyIdentifiers.com en español

hace fácil la compra de ISBN, códigos de barra, códigos QR y una rama de otros servicios que Bowker ofrece para asistir a que editoriales se conecten ...


Mar 24, 2015, 11:06 ET Bowker Launches MyIdentifiers.com in Spanish

makes it easy to purchase ISBNs, barcodes, QR codes and the range of other services Bowker offers to help connect publishers with book buyers. The...


Dec 02, 2014, 12:02 ET Bowker to Include ISNI in ONIX 2.1

ProQuest affiliate Bowker will now include the ISO-certified International Standard Name Identifier (ISNI) in its ONIX 2.1 data feeds to retailers...


Oct 08, 2014, 10:10 ET Self-Publishing Continues to Grow in U.S., Says Bowker

A new analysis of U.S. ISBN data by ProQuest affiliate Bowker reveals that the number of self-published titles in 2013 increased to more than...


Aug 05, 2014, 09:32 ET Traditional Print Book Production Dipped Slightly in 2013, Says Bowker

Production of print books by traditional publishers slowed in the United States in 2013, declining from 309,957 titles in 2012 to a projected 304,912 ...


Dec 19, 2013, 10:57 ET ISNI Assignments Top 7 Million

Exponential growth in assignments has led to more than 7 million names receiving the ISO-certified International Standard Name Identifier known as...


Oct 10, 2013, 11:00 ET Bowker® Focuses on Discovery for 2014 and Beyond

ProQuest affiliate Bowker, the world's leader in bibliographic data management, is turning the heat up on its role as an essential partner in book...


Aug 27, 2013, 11:11 ET ISNI Assignments Top 6.5 Million

More than 6.5 million assignments of the ISO-certified naming standard International Standard Name Identifier, known as "ISNI", are ensuring the...


Aug 06, 2013, 12:24 ET Online Retailers Gained, While Brick-and-Mortar Lost In Wake of Borders Exit

In the year following the exit of Borders from the book retail scene, online retailers -- led by Amazon -- earned 44 percent of Americans' book...


May 28, 2013, 11:57 ET Bowker Teams with Digi-Rights® to Connect Publishers with Rights and Permissions Support

ProQuest affiliate Bowker® is expanding the range of services available to users of MyIdentifiers.com by including a link to Digi-Rights® Direct, a...


May 02, 2013, 01:43 ET Bowker and Smith Publicity Make it Easy for Small Presses and Self Publishers to Tap Public Relations Help

ProQuest affiliate Bowker® is expanding resources available to authors and small publishers on its MyIdentifiers.com website by teaming with Smith...


Apr 10, 2013, 12:53 ET Bowker, ebrary and Choice Team to Enhance RCL

ProQuest affiliate Bowker, ProQuest e-book business ebrary and Choice, a publishing unit of the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL), ...


Apr 10, 2013, 12:34 ET Bowker® BookWire App Allows On-the-Go Access to Book Data

ProQuest affiliate Bowker® is introducing a free mobile app that streamlines the search for books by consumers, librarians and booksellers. Using...


Mar 18, 2013, 10:00 ET e-Reading Habits Drive Market Share Growth of e-Retailers, says New Study from Bowker

The rise in e-book reading in the U.S. and U.K. over the last three years has been a key driver in the market share gains of e-retailers, according...


Feb 13, 2013, 10:55 ET Bowker® Teams with Vook to Offer Ebook Creation and Distribution Services

Bowker®, a ProQuest affiliate, is teaming with Vook to enrich the offerings available on Bowker's acclaimed MyIdentifiers.com site. Now, in addition...


Feb 12, 2013, 11:14 ET Virtual Book Displays are Easy to Create with New LibraryThing for Libraries Widget

LibraryThing for Libraries™ has launched a new Book Display Widget that enables libraries to easily create customizable displays for their homepages. ...


Jan 16, 2013, 11:21 ET Syndetic Solutions™ Will Add Facebook Access and New Content Elements in Early 2013

A series of new features will be added to Bowker Syndetic Solutions™, the popular OPAC and discovery layer enrichment tool, significantly enhancing...