Author: Editor

Michael Tokman – Choosebooks (ZVAB)

From: Michael Tokman Web Site URL: http://www.choosebooks.com Michael Tokman What is your purpose in starting a online book database (i.e., to help online booksellers, to get a database that does what you think a book database should do, because it’s a…

Bob Fleck & Jelle Samshuijzen – ILAB/LILA

From: Bob Fleck and Jelle Samshuijzen Database URL: http://www.ilab-lila.com/ (EDITOR’S NOTE: PLEASE NOTE THAT ILAB IS A MEMBERS’ ONLY DATABASE, BUT INFORMATION WILL GIVEN AT THE END OF THIS INTERVIEW ABOUT HOW TO JOIN THE ORGANIZATION.) What is your purpose in…

Richard Weatherford & Marty Manley – ALIBRIS

Recently Alibris has announced some major changes in how you work with sellers. What are they and what do they mean for booksellers? Manley: As of mid-March, we no longer mark-up the books of our U.S. and Canadian booksellers. We also…

P. Scott Brown – ABookCoOp (dba Tomfolio.com)

From: P. Scott Brown, ABookCoOp dba TomFolio.com, Treasurer URL: http://www.tomfolio.com What is your purpose in starting a online book database (i.e., to help online booksellers, to get a database that does what you think a book database should do, because it’s…

PopShops offers Booksellers a New Deal

PopShops, the new fixed-price/shopfront offering from Popula Auctions, will deliver booksellers a new and different customer base in a new and different kind of venue, according to Maria Bustillos, the company’s CEO. The new site is scheduled to launch on…

Lisa & Leon Martin – Global Book Mart

Database URL: http://www.gbmbooks.com What is your purpose in starting an online book database (i.e., to help online booksellers, to get a database that does what you think a book database should do, because it’s a good business to be in, all…

December 2001 : IOBA Seminar Report from Attendees

The IOBA seminar on identifying first editions was held at Vic Zoschak’s shop in Alameda last fall. It was free of charge to IOBA members and to any interested folks in the area who could attend. A lucky few turned…

Jan & Roger O’Connor and Lynn DeWeese-Parkinson – Bibliodirect

From: Jan & Roger O’Connor and Lynn DeWeese-Parkinson Bibliophile Books, Inc. Database name: BiblioDirect.com Database URL: http://www.BiblioDirect.com Editor: What is your purpose in starting an online book database (i.e., to help online booksellers, to get a database that does what you think…

Jeff Moore – UsedBookCentral

From: Jeff Moore Database Name: Usedbookcentral.com Datatabase URL: http://www.usedbookcentral.com Editor: What is your purpose in starting an online book database (i.e., to help online booksellers, to get a database that does what you think a book database should do, because it’s a…