January 20, 2022

Reference Roundup: Fast Facts and Stats About U.S. Book Industry From the BISG

Here’s a roundup of a week’s worth of  Book Industry Study Group (BISG) ‘BookStat of the Day’ stats presented in a colorful graphical format.  The organization makes them available at no charge. More next week.

Learn more about the numbers at Bookstats and @BISG

UPDATE: On a related note, “E-book Sales Rose 116% in August” (via Publishers Weekly)

About Gary Price

Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.