Thursday, June 17, 2021

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Tech Tree: Ebooks to be archived for 1,000 years

Are your titles on a list of technology books set to be preserved in a vault deep in the Arctic permafrost? eBooks.com has partnered with GitHub in an international project to archive a broad selection of tech-related titles beneath a mountain in Svalbard, Norway. Svalbard is an archipelago between mainland Norway and the North Pole. It is already home to a...

Two ways to buy and distribute bulk ebooks

In recent months we've distributed hundreds of thousands of ebooks in batches to students, virtual conference attendees and corporates. And we've just upgraded the system to make it even simpler. There are two ways to do this. 1. Just buy them and send them now Pay now with your cardIt takes 5 minutes Find the title you want on eBooks.com. Click "Buy...

eBooks.com dubbed “most ethical” e-bookseller

The Guardian newspaper has just flagged eBooks.com as the ethical alternative to Amazon. In an article titled How to Avoid Amazon, it says: "Ebooks.com serves customers around the world and has titles starting at 99p in the UK. It has got the thumbs-up from Ethical Consumer magazine and is the only ebook seller in its top five." (The Guardian) The article...

Ebook Collections – Sell your ebooks direct to institutions

Ebook Collections is a fully-branded ebook fulfilment platform that enables publishers, large and small, to sell their ebooks direct to schools, companies and institutional libraries with just a few mouse-clicks. The platform was created by the team that built the institutional ebook sales powerhouse, EBL, and the global e-retail portal, eBooks.com. It's easy and stable, and impressively adaptable. If you don’t have...

Taylor & Francis adopts eBooks.com’s Collections platform

Taylor & Francis has signed on to eBooks.com's Ebook Collections service. The two companies announced their technical collaboration today at the Frankfurt Book Fair. eBooks.com's CEO, Stephen Cole, said, "Taylor & Francis is at the forefront of the digital knowledge revolution. They were the first major scholarly publisher to embrace ebooks - as far back as 2000 - and have...

Publishers can now issue eBooks.com discount coupons

eBooks.com discount coupons might be a useful item in your promotional toolkit. If you'd like to enable a user or organisation to buy one or more of your titles at a discount, you can now login to the publisher hub and create a special discount coupon code, just for them. Just type in the ISBN, the upper limit on the number...

What ebook reading apps are necessary for eBooks.com?

You don't need any special software; you can read our ebooks online, in your web browser.Or you can download the whole ebook for offline reading, using the free Adobe Digital Editions app (for desktops) or Ebook Reader app (for mobile). Online Reader You don't need to download any software in order to use Online Reader because the reader allows...

Librarian’s Guide to Ebook Collections

About Ebook Collections (eBooks.com does not sell ebooks directly to libraries. But we do offer a technology platform, Ebook Collections, which enables book publishers to sell collections of their own titles to libraries.) Thank you for choosing Ebook Collections, an ebook delivery service provided by eBooks.com. The system enables any book publisher to provide collections of ebooks to libraries directly, without...

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