Primo Records at Cardiff University Library Now Supplemented with Indexed Content Enrichment from Syndetic Solutions

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.

17 Jul 2012

Books In Print and RCL Go Mobile with Bowker Stacks™

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®.

21 Jun 2012

Bowker Becomes First ISNI Registration Agency in the US

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).

21 Jun 2012

Publishers Mark War of 1812 Bicentennial with Record Number of Books, says Bowker

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.

13 Jun 2012

Publishing Market Shows Steady Title Growth in 2011 Fueled Largely by Self-Publishing Sector

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.

05 Jun 2012

Bowker Research Shows Australia is a Global Leader in e-Book Adoption

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.

22 May 2012

Student Response to Integrated Learning Systems Warms Up, says new BISG Research

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.

22 May 2012

E-Book Consumers Say “Yes” to Tablets, says BISG Study

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.

30 Apr 2012

College Faculty Continue Their Love Affair with Print Textbooks, Says New BISG Study

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.

17 Apr 2012

Bowker merges brands to focus growth on global research

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.

29 Mar 2012
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