News Briefs

November 2006
Book Publishing Report;11/6/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 43, p6
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The article offers news briefs related to the publishing industry in the U.S. The International Digital Publishing Forum has released a new standard for packaging a digital publication. Banta Corp. has been acquired by RR Donnelley & Sons Co. HarperCollins Publishers Inc. has launched an online Collins English-Chinese dictionary.


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