Official BISG Policy Statement Endorsing EPUB 3 Addresses critical need for the global book publishing industry to rally around a single standard for the creation of digital content in order to impede instances of fragmentation across the supply chain Garth Conboy Software Engineering Manager Google George Kerscher Secretary General DAISY Consortium Bill McCoy Executive Director IDPF Liisa McCloy-Kelley VP, Director of E- Book Production Strategy & Ops Random House Andrew Savikas CEO Safari Books Online James Lichtenberg President Lightspeed LLC
Updating Metadata Best Practices Provide guidance on the use of ONIX for digital products, both for existing core data elements and digital-only elements such as DRM/Usage Constraints Include examples of ONIX 3.0, especially in places where 3.0 diverges markedly from ONIX 2.1, such as with Sets and Series. Add sections to enable enhanced support for marketing elements, such as Major Awards & Prizes and Author/Contributor Biography.
Student Attitudes Toward Content in Higher Education Fall and Spring Semester Survey Volume Three launching now with current sponsorship from: Faculty Attitudes Toward Content in Higher Education Spring Semester Survey Volume Two launching soon. Sponsorship opportunities available. Consumer Attitudes Toward E-Book Reading Quarterly survey, moving to bi-annual Volume Four launching soon. Sponsorship opportunities available.