TITLE

In the Loop

PUB. DATE
October 2000
SOURCE
Book Publishing Report;10/09/2000, Vol. 25 Issue 40, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents developments related to electronic publishing in the United States as of October 9, 2000. Web site launched by National Book Network; Agreement forged by Amazon.com and Lightning Source Inc.; Number of nominations received by Simon and Schuster from the International eBook Award Foundation.
ACCESSION #
3658283

 

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