A new report from BISG highlights student’s increasing efforts to find alternatives to traditional texts, as well as faculty concerns over costs and value.
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At $6,750 BISG’s latest consumer data on consumer attitudes toward e-books isn’t cheap. But timely, objective data on e-books is scarce. We’ve got a taste.
The publishing industry in the United States has grown since 2008 thanks to increased sales of e-books, fiction and higher education books.
By Hannah Johnson Today, the Association of American Publishers (AAP) and the Book Industry Study Group (BISG) presented a new statistics report called BookStats, aimed […]
“The deal-making process is far more fluid than many people realize,” says veteran books-to-film agent Jeff Aghassi. Read Part One of this article, in which ICM’s […]
There’s an urgent need for publishers to update legacy rights management and content creation systems, according to speakers at BISG’s “Making Information Pay” conference. By […]
BISG is focused on producing actionable data that will make a difference to people’s day-to-day business. Their next conference, this Thursday, focuses on innovation. By […]
Publishing will look very different in ten years time, but there are problems we can anticipate — and solve — in advance. By Edward Nawotka […]
By Emily Williams The paper book is an object of beauty and simplicity. This neat package has allowed books to conceal for many years the […]
• Should publishers assign a unique ISBN for each e-book format of each title they publish, and what are the implications either way? • There […]