XanEdu Adds Electronic Textbook Capability

August 2002
Educational Marketer;8/19/2002, Vol. 33 Issue 24, p5
Trade Publication
Reports completion of the acquisition of MetaText by XanEdu in the U.S. Disclosure of the sale price of the transaction; Production of straight electronic text to custom publishing and serving; Use of MetaText to recreate some print books on electronic form.


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