Category: Announcements

time sensitive news and announcements

Global Book Mart Relaunch

By: Lisa & Leon Martin Global Book Mart, http://www.gbmbooks.com, is pleased to announce the re-launching of our database. GBM is now accepting dealers to upload inventory. We are not charging listing fees at this time. There is a one-time set-up fee…

BiblioDirect Update

URL: http://www.bibliodirect.com Nothing much to report, really; no hype, no adjectives, just a consistent steady growth. At present we have two million books listed on BiblioDirect, from 350 dealers in the United States, Canada, England, Ireland, Israel, South Africa, New Zealand…

Reincarnation: Bookquarters to WantedBooks.com

URL: http://www.wantedbooks.com/ When A. R. (Randy) Backer and James Bryant (Backer-Bryant Academic Library Services) approached web developer, Patty Johnson, about their idea for a new web site in early 2002, they knew they had a new concept for online book databases.…

Book Seminars International

Book Seminars International has announced its 2003 opportunities for professional bookseller training. The annual San Francisco events will be held at a new location and date—March 15 and 16 at the Marine Memorial Club just off Union Square. We will…

Free Trial Offer from the Americana Exchange

The Americana Exchange is offering a free trial of all of its web services to IOBA members and readers of the IOBA newsletter from now through December 15, 2002. This includes the AE’s two subscription services covering books in the…

Announcements

ANNOUNCEMENT (courtesy of Susan Siegel, BookHunter Press) Meet a 14-year-old book collector on C-SPAN’s Book-TV: September 14th, 8am and 12:00 noon (EDT) The two part Book-TV segment will include a video of the presentation the teenager, Basie Gitlin, gave at…

ChooseBooks.com Update

Our initial interview was published in the May, 2002 edition of the IOBA Newsletter. We are thrilled to be able to give you, Gentle Readers, an update on our progress. We opened for dealer registration on 4/22/02 and file uploading…

Announcements

  Glendale, CA International Book, Print and Paper Fair May 18 & 19, 2002 American Book Fairs, Inc. will hold the Glendale International Book, Print and Paper Fair on May 18 & 19, 2002, at the Glendale Civic Auditorium, 1401…

Bibliodirect Opening

When the announcement of the formation of http://www.BiblioDirect.com was made, Bibliophile Books,.Inc. vowed it would be a site with a difference. It is making good on that promise. BiblioDirect.com began with a new philosophy of only accepting dealers with at least a…