January 17, 2022

Educational Publishing: Getting Started With EDUPUB, a New Guide From the BISG

Two items in the post below! UPDATE July 31 EDUPUB Draft Profile Available for Public Review (via IDPF) [EDUPUB is a] semantically-enhanced profile of EPUB 3 for e-textbooks and other learning content, is now available for a 30 day public review. The call for review also includes specifications for: Open Annotations in EPUB 1.0 EPUB […]

E-Books: EPUB 3 Becomes Final IDPF Specification

From the IPDF Web Site: The International Digital Publishing Forum (IDPF) today announced the completion of a major revision to EPUB, the global standard interchange and delivery format for eBooks and other digital publications. The IDPF membership unanimously voted to elevate EPUB 3.0 to a final IDPF Recommended Specification, publicly available at: http://idpf.org/epub/30. EPUB 3 […]

AAP Publishers February 2011 Sales Report: Popularity of Books in Digital Platforms Continues to Grow

From the Association of American Publishers News Release: Highlights of the February 2011 sales report of the Association of American Publishers, which is being released today. The report, produced by the trade association of the U.S. book publishing industry, tracks monthly and year-to-date publishers’ net sales revenue in all categories of commercial, education, professional and scholarly […]