Ex Libris® Group, a world leader in the provision of library automation solutions, is pleased to announce that Cardiff University in Wales has added the Syndetics ICE™ (Indexed Content Enrichment) service to the University’s LibrarySearch installation of the Ex Libris Primo® discovery and delivery solution.
Bowker, an affiliated business of ProQuest, launched its new Stacks™ app that gives subscribers of Books In Print® and Resources for College Libraries (RCL) the ability to scan a barcode or enter an ISBN, access book records, and add titles to lists from their iPhones® and iPads®.
Bowker, an affiliated business of ProQuest, is the first U.S. registration agency for the new ISO-certified naming standard – ISNI (International Standard Name Identifier).
The 200th anniversary of the War of 1812, making books on the subject a growing trend, according to Bowker’s Books In Print®, a leading and reliable source of information on books and publishing metrics.
Bowker, the global leader in bibliographic information, released its annual report on U. S. print book publishing for 2011, compiled from its Books In Print® database.
Australia is one of the leading markets for e-book adoption, according to Bowker® Market Research’s Global eBook Monitor, a study that tracks consumer attitudes to and purchasing of e-books in 10 major world markets.
Integrated Learning Systems are edging out both print and e-textbooks in popularity with students, says new research from the Book Industry Study Group (BISG)’s ongoing study of Student Attitudes Toward Content in Higher Education.
E-book consumers’ preference for tablets is accelerating rapidly as dedicated e-readers drop in popularity, according to the Book Industry Study Group’s (BISG) closely watched Consumer Attitudes Toward E-Book Reading survey.
A first ever survey of college faculty perceptions toward classroom materials found that professors continue to equate their own and their students’ successes in the classroom to the use of materials such as textbooks and most prefer print formats.
Bowker has merged the U.S.-based PubTrack Consumer brand with U.K.-based Book Marketing Limited (BML) under a new global brand named Bowker® Market Research.