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ERIC Number: EJ611673
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-1525-2531
Epublishing: Revolution or Virtual Vanity Press?
Pack, Thomas
EContent, v23 n2 p52-56 Apr-May 2000
Examines electronic publishing (epublishing), focusing on Fatbrain, an electronic book retailer that launched a major epublishing initiative called eMatter. Discusses print-on-demand services; the epublishing process; purchasing an "eMatter" document; benefits of digital publishing; internationalizing publishing; benefits for authors and readers; serialization and Web publishing; the main disadvantage; and implications for information professionals. (AEF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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