infoDOCKET reports that “The Association of American Publishers (AAP) today released its September 2019 StatShot reflecting reported revenue for all tracked categories, … Overall publisher revenue for the month was $1.54 billion, an increase of 8.4% as compared to September of 2018. Total sales in 2019 so far were $11.4 billion, an increase of 4.0% over the same period last year.
according to infoDOCKET “after years of work by a small team of linguists, computer programmers, and volunteer editors, visitors to the Yiddish Book Center’s website can now search millions of pages of digitized Yiddish books with the aid of a newly launched computer program.
Publishing Perspectives reports that “In its 70th year, the US National Book Awards appear ready to turn their staying power into stability, and coupled their 2019 annual prize-fest with an appeal for funding…”
According to Library Technology Guides “Kentucky students and residents now have access to a wealth of genealogical information through Ancestry Library Edition, the world’s most popular consumer online genealogy resource…”
Library Technology Guides reports “The National Information Standards Organization (NISO) has announced James G. Neal as the 2020 Miles Conrad Lecturer. Neal will be presented with this prestigious award on February 24, 2020 at the NISO Plus Conference in Baltimore, MD…”
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