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Bowker is the world’s leading provider of bibliographic information and management solutions designed to help publishers, authors, and booksellers better serve their customers. Creators of products and services that make books easier for people to discover, evaluate, order, and experience, Bowker is the official ISBN Agency for the United States and its territories and  Australia. A ProQuest affiliate, Bowker is headquartered in New Providence, New Jersey with additional operations in the United Kingdom and Australia.

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Self-Publishing Grew 40 Percent in 2018, New Report Reveals

According to the latest report from ProQuest affiliate Bowker, self-publishing grew at a rate of more than 40 percent in 2018.…

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ProQuest’s Beat Barblan Named Board Chair of ISBN Agency

The International ISBN Agency has elected ProQuest’s Beat Barblan as chair of its board of directors, where he’ll provide counsel and guidance on issues related to identifier standards in the book supply chain.…

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