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BookWriter Professional: An Interview with Thomas A. Sawyer

MP: Tom, what’s different about BookWriter Professional? Why would a bookseller be interested in this program? TS: A number of reasons, but if I had to choose one aspect it would be the program’s prime directive of “empowering” a bookseller.…

Slipcases and Clamshell Boxes

At some point in time many book collectors will obtain an item that is unique, beautiful, perhaps somewhat fragile, and that requires long-term protection beyond the usual mylar dustjacket protector or mylar sleeving. In such cases the best solution may…

BookWriter Professional: Flagship Software for Booksellers

BookWriter Professional is a new application created by Tom Sawyer, co-founder of Interloc and Alibris, serving as Chief Software Engineer from 1993-2001. His past creations include BookMaster, Record Manager, BookMate, Book Prices Realized, and the UIEE data exchange format. Last…

Deanna Ramsey : Hosting & Site Design for Booksellers

Deanna Ramsay deanna@ramsaybooks.com Editor’s Note: I’ve asked Deanna to provide us with a list of the services she provides since some of us are techno dummies and Deanna is, of course, a bookseller as well as a computer guru and…

Chrislands Online Bookstores

by Lance Christen Is an online bookstore for you? Have you ever considered setting-up a website to promote your bookselling? Have you started building a website but found the task too time consuming? If you have your own website, would…

the IOBA/ABE Search

Independent Online Bookseller Association members still have the opportunity to signup for IOBA’s book search program. Participation is limited to IOBA members in good standing who are listed on ABE. The program will launch shortly after the first of the…