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15 Oct 2019
Self-Publishing Grew 40 Percent in 2018, New Report Reveals
Data from ProQuest affiliate Bowker® shows massive increase in ISBNs assigned to self-published titles

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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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.

15 Oct 2019

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.

04 Oct 2019

ProQuest OASIS® Platform Enriched with Bowker Books in Print® Data

ProQuest announces the enrichment of its OASIS catalog with the bibliographic information from the Bowker Books In Print service.

25 Jul 2019

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 increase during the prior year.

10 Oct 2018

Hachette Teams with Bowker to Enrich Customers’ Web Experience

Hachette Book Group has teamed with Bowker to enhance its website by integrating tens of thousands of reader reviews of adult, youth and audio books – making its visitors’ experiences more productive and engaging.

31 Jul 2018

Author Access to Editing and Translation Improves

Independent authors and publishers can now access expert editors, translators and proofreaders through the MyIdentifiers website thanks to a collaboration between Bowker and two member companies of Crimson International Inc.: Enago and Ulatus.

03 Jan 2018