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Small Presses

Bowker identifies small presses as those who purchase 100-999 ISBNs and create 100-to 499 new titles a year.

Whether you are trying to reach retailers, or librarians, Bowker is a good place to start with your project. By submitting your metadata to us, you are reaching out to our customer base and letting them know your title is available.Should you have a distributor, ebook converter, or ONIX creation house, these parties might already be sending your metadata to Bowker on your behalf.

Here are some links where you can learn more about metadata:
1) DiscoverBowker" on slideshare.
2) Industry best practices for metadata - Book Industry Study Group.
3) In the UK, the Book Industry Communication group has put out some interesting learning materials on ONIX and other subjects.
4) Learn more below on how to submit your metadata to Bowker:

What
Title Data
does
Bowker
use?
Print and Ebook
Title Data
Status and
Price Updates
Book
Description
Author
Biography
Table of
Contents
Book
Excerpt
How do
I submit?

View our Statement of Use, which explains how Bowker plans to use any metadata, including enhanced and enriched, and digital content for the publications you choose to supply.