Publishing Technology plc, a provider of software and services to the publishing industry, announced the launch of three new pub2web websites: PierOnline (for Sunmedia), the World Bank eLibrary, and the OECD iLibrary. pub2web provides custom web platforms tailor-made to various business models and content types.
PierOnline, developed for Sunmedia, is Publishing Technology's first venture into the Japanese market and will host 36 journals from 7 Japanese publishers. The site also features a full Japanese language interface. Launched earlier this summer, the OECD iLibrary will be used to disseminate the OECD's intellectual output, including 390 complete databases, 2,500 working papers, 5,500 books, 14,000 tables and graphs, 21,000 chapters and articles in a range of languages. Lastly, the World Bank eLibrary is an authoritative source on international development. The eLibrary provides full-text books, reports, journals, working papers, and other formal documents from the World Bank, available for individual purchase as well as subscription-based download.