Tag: databases

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…

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…

Tom Biro – Bibliology Limited

From: Tom Biro Database name: Bibliology Limited Database URL: http://www.bibliology.com Editor: 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…

Joe Spoor of BookQuarters

From: Joe Spoor Database name: Bookquarters.com (was previously BookGraveyard.com) Database URL: http://www.Bookquarters.com Editor: 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,…

A Conversation with Advance Book Exchange (ABE)

First of a projected series on the various bookselling services. We interviewed Cathy Waters, one of the principals of the Advanced Book Exchange and Judy Kam their Director of Marketing at the ABE offices on the second floor of a…