At a Publishers Weekly event in NYC, rights directors and agents discussed how automation and standards would improve the book rights business.
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Hannah Johnson is the Deputy Publisher of Publishing Perspectives since 2009. Previously, she worked as Project Manager at the German Book Office New York. Find her on Twitter @hannahsjohnson.
Millennial consumers control $200 billion in annual spending, and research shows that they read more books than ever. How can publishers reach this influential group of readers?
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France is once again putting pressure on Amazon, this time through ebook subscription. Ironically, France’s homegrown subscription services may suffer more.
Amazon has launched a new tool for authors to create and sell digital textbooks. But there are questions about royalty rates on higher priced e-textbooks.
What does the future of Library and Information Science look like? What do patrons expect from libraries? This infographic from USC has some answers.
A merger between Springer Science & Business and Holtzbrinck will form a new global science and education publisher with annual sales of 1.5 billion euros
As a preview to next week’s Launch Kids track at the Digital Book World conference, download this free report on children’s ebooks and fanfiction.
With $22 million in new funding, Scribd will boost its ebook subscription business by acquiring new content, and growing internationally.
International companies are keeping a close eye on publishing in Asia and South Asia, including the latest rights trends and digital developments there.