Category: Profile

general articles about websites, software, applications and other tradecraft

Michael Guessford – Oak Knoll Press

From: Michael Guessford Site: http://www.oakknoll.com Contact Info: 310 Delaware Street, New Castle, DE 19720 Phone: 302/328-7232 FAX: 302/328-7274 Email: oakknoll@oakknoll.com When was Oak Knoll Press started? Oak Knoll started out in 1976 in New Castle, DE. We moved again, as we grew,…

Leo Harrison – Biblion.com

From: LEO HARRISON URL: http://www.biblion.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 a good business to be in,…

Brent James – Advance Book Exchange (ABE)

From: Brent James Interview submitted to ABE by Barbara Lightner EDITOR’S NOTE: Please note that this interview was agreed to by Brent James at a luncheon with Leonard Lanfranco, who was unable to personally conduct the interview due to his…

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…

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…

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…