Metadata Standards Ready; Publishers Urged To Support Ebook Standards

June 2000
Electronic Education Report;06/07/2000, Vol. 7 Issue 11, p7
Trade Publication
Reports on the completion of ONIX International, a set of metadata standards intended to bring uniformity to the way books are identified electronically.


Related Articles

  • Publishers Chase Real Profits In Virtual Space By Expanding Launch Of Electronic Texts Into K-12.  // Educational Marketer;11/5/2001, Vol. 32 Issue 31, p1 

    Focuses on the plan of K-12 publishers in the United States to launch electronic textbooks in the elementary- and secondary-school market.

  • Untitled.  // Adults Learning;Mar2010, Vol. 21 Issue 7, p5 

    The article reports on the launch of a new digital scheme by Quick Reads.

  • BRAIN busters.  // Scholastic News -- Senior Edition;5/2/2003, Vol. 71 Issue 25, p8 

    Focuses on electronic books or E-books.

  • Electronic publication: Writing for the screen. Sharples, Mike // Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy;Oct99, Vol. 43 Issue 2, p156 

    Focuses on electronic narrative writing. Arguments about electronic books; Overview of Alan Kay's Dynabook project; Technology released by Fujitsu.

  • Reading the Future. Brooke, Bob // Hispanic;Sep2000, Vol. 13 Issue 9, p87 

    Focuses on the emergence of electronic books in the publishing industry. Advantages of e-books; Features of the Rocket eBook introduced by NuvoMedia; Information on the eBookman line of handheld electronic books from Franklin Electronic Publishers; How to access e-books.

  • E-books on the horizon.  // Techniques: Making Education & Career Connections;Feb99, Vol. 74 Issue 2, p14 

    Focuses on an agreement to set standards for electronic books in the United States. Possibility that the standards would expedite the arrival of lightweight electronic textbooks.

  • ANYONE UP FOR BUILDING A CYCLOTRON? Needleman, Ted // Poptronics;Jun2001, Vol. 2 Issue 6, p5 

    Examines the use of electronic books and the profitability of publishing electronically. Price of electronic books; Authors who have published electronically; Potential of electronic publishing; Titles available in electronic book format.

  • Letter to a Young Author Or, Some Thoughts on Getting Published These Days. Warren, Patricia Nell // Lambda Book Report;Jun/Jul2002, Vol. 10 Issue 11, p8 

    Part III. Examines electronic publishing opportunities for authors. Definition of electronic publishing; Challenges to the generation of profits through electronic publishing of books; Factors to consider in electronic publishing.

  • Changing E-Models. Fialkoff, Francine // School Library Journal;Summer2000 Summer Net Connect, Vol. 46 Issue 6, p2 

    Introduces a series of articles which discussed issues about electronic book models and electronic publishing.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics