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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 to power its new “Shelfie” function.…

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Bowker Launches in Spanish

Bowker’s popular, an online resource for tools that make books more easily discovered, is now available in Spanish, extending the website’s services to a broader range of customers.…

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