Eight New Publishers Choose ebrary to Distribute Business and Technology Content Online

Oct 11, 2002

ebrary, a provider of information distribution and retrieval services, has announced that AMACOM Books, American Enterprise Institute, Career Press, CMP Books, Dearborn Trade Publishing, Idea Group, No Starch Press, and Syngress Publishing will leverage its online services to distribute hundreds of new titles in Business & Economics and Computers & Technology to institutional markets. The partnerships are intended to benefit publishers by presenting new revenue opportunities, while enabling institutions such as libraries to augment their collections with authoritative digital content. More than 130 academic, professional, and trade publishers are currently distributing books and other publications to libraries and institutions worldwide through ebrary. The company's database contains titles primarily in business, economics, computers, and technology with numerous offerings in social and behavioral sciences, humanities, education, and other academic subjects. ebrary offers its publishing partners a range of online distribution services for reaching institutional and other target markets.  Among other options, publishers may: distribute content through ebrary and its network of resellers as part of the ebrarian for Libraries aggregation; distribute "branded collections" to institutions through ebrary and its resellers; license ebrary's technology to distribute content under their own brands using payment models that meet their requirements; or leverage a combination of the above distribution options.