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General Announcements
Friday, May 22, 2020   (1 Comment - view/add)
I Never Met-A-Data I Didn't Like »
In the early evening of May 21, nearly six dozen lovers of bookish trivia, organized across 25 cleverly named teams, battl...
Monday, May 18, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
BISG Adjusts Its Content Calendar for 2020 »
Last month, the BISG board of directors hosted a 90-minute conversation about the impact of COVID-19 on the book industr...
Monday, May 11, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
When Trivia Is Not Trivial »
Last week, BISG announced an addition to our content calendar that deserves special mention: an online Bookish Trivia Soc...
Sunday, May 3, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Doing Well By Doing Good »
In 2016, the Book Industry Study Group hosted a day-long program, " Making A Profit By Making A Difference ". The content...
Sunday, April 26, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
BISG Members Approve FY2021 Budget, Board Candidates »
With the in-person annual meeting postponed to September 11 , BISG members gathered virtually on April 24 to learn about...

Amnet Thought Leader Series
Friday, December 6, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Creating Demand at Scale: Audience Development Delivers Publisher Success »
In considering the importance of consumers, start by thinking about the TAM—Total Addressable Market for books in the US....
Sunday, December 1, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Altmetric for Books: What have we learned? »
Launched in 2016, Altmetric for Books has collected over 4.6 million online mentions of more than 1.1 million books and bo...
Sunday, October 27, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Rebirth of Digital Books through Blockchain »
Before books could be published on the internet as an elaborate series of zeroes and ones, almighty paper ruled the publis...
Monday, October 14, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pivoting To Video: Lessons Learned »
In February 2016, after a career spent wholly in the book industry, I made my own pivot to video. Through my publishing co...
Thursday, October 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Outsource Your Distribution? Six Questions To Help You Decide »
While the changes represented by e-books, audio books, POD, and digital delivery (e.g., Cengage and Pearson’s higher-educa...

Member News
Friday, May 15, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
McIlroy Returns to Teach Course on Book Metadata »
NEW YORK, May 14 2020 – Pace University’s Dyson College of Arts and Sciences is once again demonstrating leadership in tra...
Wednesday, September 25, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
BMI seeks input for a new book production event »
The Book Manufacturers’ Institute (BMI) is partnering with the Book Industry Study Group to launch a new event that will t...
Tuesday, September 24, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Books International / Marston Orca Book Services & Printforce Launch Joint Venture »
Dulles, VA , US – based Books International , Marston Book Services , and Orca Books Services are delighted t...
Sunday, March 31, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Books International Acquires Marston & Orca Book Services »
Dulles, VA (March 29, 2019) — Books International  today announces the acquisition of UK-based Marston Book Servic...
Sunday, September 9, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
MVB US Launches Rebuilt Pubnet Platform for Publishers & Booksellers »
After a full year of development, BISG member MVB US went live with the new Pubnet platform on September 5   with t...

Committee Announcements
Sunday, April 26, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
BISG Calls for Proposals to Assess Rights Management ROI »
Over the past decade, BISG's Rights Committee has actively pursued research that would help book publishing improve revenu...
Friday, November 8, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Book Industry Study Group Names Service Award Recipients »
New York, NY (November 7, 2019) — The Book Industry Study Group (BISG) today presented its 2019 Service Awards at the An...
Monday, March 19, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
BISG Metadata Plan: 2018 »
Summary The Book Industry Study Group proposes a plan to address U.S. adoption and use of the ONIX 3.0 standard for...


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