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- HOT STUFF: AND OTHER THINGS. // Library Media Connection;May/Jun2011, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p48
The article offers news briefs related to publishers in 2011 in the U.S. The Standards for the 21st-Century Learner Lesson Plan Database has been developed by the American Association of School Librarians (AASL). Cherry Lake Publishing has announced the addition of four titles to the book series...
- Book marketing's next chapter. FLAMM, MATTHEW // Crain's New York Business;4/15/2013, Vol. 29 Issue 15, p6
The article reports that book publishers will host a 36-hour Publishing Hackaton in New York that aims to inspire programmers, designers and entrepreneurs to develop an app, widget or website that will solve the riddle of how to expose potential book buyers to title they did not know they wanted.
- Directory of Syndicates. // Editor & Publisher;Jul2010, Vol. 143 Issue 7, p40
A directory of syndicates related to the publishing sector in the U.S. is presented.
- PUBLICATIONS. // Franchising World;Oct2008, Vol. 40 Issue 10, p152
A directory of publishing companies in the U.S. is presented.
- Publisher Directory. // Multicultural Review;Fall2008, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p91
A directory for publishing companies in the U.S. is presented including Beacon Press, Gotham Books, and Random House.
- REGIONAL TITLES LEAD IN NUMBER OF LAUNCHES CLOSURES IN FIRST HALF 2011. Botelho, Stefanie // Folio: The Magazine for Magazine Management;Jul2011, Vol. 40 Issue 7, p10
The article reports on the launch of 138 food and regional interest sectors magazines by the publishing industry in the U.S., which lead the number of titles in the first half of 2011 as the industry continues to recover from the economic recession.
- In 2011, Magazine Launches Outpace Closures. BOTELHO, STEFANIE // Folio: The Magazine for Magazine Management;Nov2011, Vol. 40 Issue 11, p12
The article focuses on the quarterly survey of Mediafinder.com indicating the increment in the number of magazines launched in the U.S. in the first nine months of 2011, dominated by titles under the food and regional interest categories.
- Simmons Analysis: Checking Up on Paperbacks. // Book Publishing Report;Apr2010, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p1
The article focuses on the sales of paperback books in the U.S. and notes that 9% of the adult population in 2009 bought an electronic book (e-book), 57.3% of adult book buyers bought at least one book, and the biggest group of buyers of paperbacks is the 1-5 group.
- …AND BEFORE-THE-LAYOFFS EMPLOYMENT AND UNEMPLOYMENT NUMBERS. // Media Industry Newsletter;11/10/2008, Vol. 61 Issue 43, p2
The article presents statistics on the number of people employed by publishing companies in New York City, in September 2008, and the number of those unemployed.