Baker & Taylor

Macmillan offers complete backlist to ebook lending libraries

By libertyc
October 18, 2013 // 1 Comment

Macmillan is putting its backlist in ebook lending libraries. The big publishing house confirmed to Publishers Weekly that more than 11,000 titles will be available through OverDrive, 3M and Baker & Taylor. Frontlist titles are not currently available. Alison Lazarus, president of [...]

Morning Roundup — Stories you may have missed

By libertyc
December 12, 2012 // 0 Comments

Baker & Taylor Jumps Into Audiobook Business (Good E-Reader) The Business of Editing: Burning Bridges (An American Editor) We’re Pretty Sure a Book Should Have More than One Page (Consumerist) Top Ten Trends in Children’s Books in 2012 from Scholastic (Digital Book World) Kindle [...]

Morning Roundup — Stories you may have missed

By libertyc
November 28, 2012 // 0 Comments

The Holiday Gift: To eBook or to Hardcover (An American Editor) Publishers Brace for Authors to Reclaim Book Rights in 2013 (Paid Content) Who Owns Your Right to Turn Pages? (Digital Book World) Penguin Partners with Baker & Taylor for Library Books (Good E-Reader) Kindle Daily Deal: [...]

Blio to be included on Azpen Android tablets

By Paul Biba
April 3, 2012 // 0 Comments

From the press release: Baker & Taylor, Inc., the world’s largest distributor of digital and physical books, together with K-NFB Reading Technology, developer of the Blio ereading application, today announced that an ebook platform featuring the Blio ereader will soon be available on Azpen [...]

Freading, the Ebook Sibling of Freegal, Shows Signs of Rapid Growth

By Paul Biba
April 3, 2012 // 0 Comments

From the Library Journal: (Library Journal is presenting a series of articles that takes an indepth look at some of the ebook platforms that are now in the marketplace. The first in the series looked at  Baker & Taylor’s Axis 360. This story examines Library Ideas’ Freading service. [...]

Baker & Taylor to Offer Smashwords ebooks in Blio eReading Application

By Paul Biba
March 2, 2012 // 1 Comment

From the press release: Baker & Taylor, Inc., the world’s largest distributor of digital and physical books, together with K-NFB Reading Technology, developer of the Blio eReading application, today announced a distribution agreement with Smashwords that will bring nearly 100,000 [...]

Baker & Taylor to Provide E-Books for Ultrabook Devices Through Intel AppUp Center

By Paul Biba
January 10, 2012 // 2 Comments

From the press release: Baker & Taylor, Inc., the world’s largest distributor of digital and physical books today announced an agreement with Intel, the world leader in computing innovation, to provide a comprehensive ebook solution for Ultrabook devices through Intel® AppUp(SM) center. [...]

Baker & Taylor and B&N team up to make library books available on the Nook

By libertyc
June 24, 2011 // 2 Comments

From the press release: Baker & Taylor, the world’s largest distributor of physical and digital books, and Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), the world’s largest bookseller, announced at the American Library Association Annual Conference that the companies will partner to build [...]

Baker & Taylor to distribute Centraal Boekhuis content via Blio

By libertyc
October 6, 2010 // 0 Comments

From the press release: Baker & Taylor, Inc., … is pleased to announce at Frankfurt Book Fair that it has entered into an agreement with Centraal Boekhuis, the leading Dutch book distributor and wholesaler, to distribute Dutch and Flemish content via Blio …. Through its strategic [...]

Blio e-reader app available for download September 28th

By libertyc
September 16, 2010 // 0 Comments

Engadget reports on a press release concerning Blio, Ray Kurzweil’s imitation-of-a-paper-book e-reading app that we have mentioned a few times in past months. The PC application will be released for download starting September 28th, and iOS and Android applications will be available soon [...]

Quick Note: Baker & Taylor to add F+W Media content to Blio

By libertyc
June 29, 2010 // 0 Comments

The demonstrations I’ve seen of Blio are very, very impressive. Now here’s another press release for you today: Baker & Taylor is proud to include F+W Media’s books on Blio, which provides readers with a full-color, 3-D, interactive e-reading experience,” said Tom [...]

2 Baker & Taylor announcements

By libertyc
May 31, 2010 // 0 Comments

Thanks to Resource Shelf for picking these up. Baker & Taylor Inc., the world’s largest distributor of physical and digital books and entertainment products, today at Book Expo America announced it has signed agreements to provide print-on-demand services – via its TextStream [...]

Quick Note: Wiley goes to Baker & Taylor for print on demand

By libertyc
March 31, 2010 // 0 Comments

John Wiley & Sons had signed an agreement with Baker & Taylor’s TextStream Digital Print Service to do print on demand. Wiley’s backlist titles will now be available to both library and retail customers. The backlist will cover subjects such as business, education, health [...]

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