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Links for Stage 3

Book 3.1 | Book 3.2 | Book 3.3 | Book 3.4

Book 3.1 New Markets for Printed Books

These links are some of those referred to within the text and are not intended to be a comprehensive list of sites within each category, but rather, a selection of important sites which exemplify recent trends, as at the time of publication.

Academic publishing elsevier.nl tandf.co.uk Citation services crossref.org isinet.com IMS Global Learning Consortium imsglobal.org
Internet poetry publishers and services cordite.org.au presspress.com.au portablepoetry.com Print magazines using the web fencemag.com overlandexpress.org VET initiatives anta.gov.au/ ncver.edu.au rcvet.uts.edu.au otfe.vic.gov.au

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3.2 Markets for Electronic Book Products

These links are some of those referred to within the text and are not intended to be a comprehensive list of sites within each category, but rather, a selection of important sites which exemplify recent trends, as at the time of publication.
Digital Rights Management Resources
iprsystems.com.au
intertrust.com
contentguard.com
Electronic and Information Technology Accessibility Standards
access-board.gov/sec508/508standards.htm
Example of product-service shift in sustainable development
swedenvironment.environ

Geospatial information web repositories:

United States Geological Survey (USGS)
mapping.usgs.gov
National Mapping—Australia (formerly AUSLIG)
auslig.gov.au/index.html
Alexandria Digital Library (ADL) alexandria.sdc.ucsb.edu/Traffic navigation service
www.webraska.com and www.mapquest.com
New ways of marketing journals electronically published
emeraldinsight.com
findarticles.com/
Online publishing service using the SIM system developed at RMIT University
thelaw.tas.gov.au
macnet.mq.edu.au
Publishing workflow software applications
modulosystems.com
adobe.com

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3.3 The International Publishing Services Market

These links are some of those referred to within the text and are not intended to be a comprehensive list of sites within each category, but rather, a selection of important sites which exemplify recent trends, as at the time of publication.

Asia Book Fairs

Asia International Book Fair (Singapore) aibf.com.sg

Delhi Book Fair: delhibookfair.com/

Seoul International Book Fair sibf.co.kr

Tokyo International Book Fair reedexpo.co.jp/tibf/english

World Book Fair (Singapore) bookfair.com.sg

Countries

China

Education software product developers, Highly Software Industry Co. Ltd, Highly.com

Highly Software has developed a digital library for Education Information Net commissioned by the Shanghai Pudong New District Education Commission

pudong-edu.com.cn

The Shanghai Library uses advanced digital technology to convert classical print collections onto the web digilib.sh.cn/

Rongshuxia Computer Co. Ltd. http://rongshu.com/ specialises in literature publishing.

The launch of the Online Bank system developed by China Merchant Bank cmbchina.com has been a great boost to e-commerce in China.

India

Online book-sellers

prakashbooks.com/

vedamsbooks.com

bagchee.com

fabmart.com

firstandsecond.com

Apart from the booksellers, the Federation of Indian Publishers federationofindianpublishers.com is encouraging more kiosk vendors of books on train stations and street stalls to promote reading across all levels of the population.

Japan

Japan Foundation jpf.go.jp for assistance for publishers translating Japanese works into foreign languages or publishing books about Japan.

Japan Book Publishers Association jbpa.or.jp

Singapore

Online book-sellers

mphonline.com.sg

timesone.com.sg

National Library Board website nlb.gov.sg

Taiwan

The Chinese Publishers' Development Foundation http://tibe.com/

Commercial market research

piranet.com

simbanet.com

usadata.com

stat-usa.gov

Other organizations of interest include the Japan-based Asia Pacific Cooperative Program in Reading Promotion and Book Development - APPREB - a UNESCO sponsored and supported network of regional associations www2.accu.or.jp. And in Europe the Open Society Institute's Centre for Publishing Research based in Europe has a number of interesting sections particularly relating to publishing in Eastern Europe http://osi.hu/cpd/.

General Websites

Asialink asialink.unimelb.edu.au

Austrade austrade.gov.au

Australia Council ozco.gov.au

Australian Copyright Council copyright.org.au

Australian Education International http://aei.detya.gov.au/

Australian Industry Group aigroup.asn.au

Australian Publishers Association publishers.asn.au

Australian Publishers Association publishers.asn.au

Canadian Centre for Studies in Publishing, Simon Fraser University harbour.sfu.ca/ccsp/

Center for Publishing Development, Budapest osi.hu/cpd/

Centre for Publishing at New York University scps.nyu.edu/pubcenter

Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students http://cricos.dest.gov.au/

Graphic Arts Education and Research Foundation (USA) Career Focus npes.org/gaerf/careerfocus.html

International Association of Publishing Educators iape.ca

International Publishers Association ipa-uie.org

Online rights management rightscenter.com

Oxford International Centre for Publishing http://apm.brookes.ac.uk/

Printing Industries Association of Australia: printnet.com.au

Publishers Association (UK): publishers.org.uk

Online Market Information

USA corporateinformation.com

UK publishers.org.uk

Canada aecb.org and www.pch.gc.ca/culture/cult_ind

Publishing News UK publishingnews.co.uk

Publishers' Weekly US http://publishersweekly.reviewsnews.com/

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3.4 Value Chain Clustering in Regional Publishing

These links are some of those referred to within the text and are not intended to be a comprehensive list of sites within each category, but rather, a selection of important sites which exemplify recent trends, as at the time of publication.

Clusters case studies and research

http://hhh.umn.edu/centers/slp/projects.htm

http://risprint.net/

http://massmac.org/industryclusters.htm

http://clusters.com.au/Documents/blandyrviewExecSum.PDF

http://biosolutions.co.uk/

Institutes specialising in clusters work

http://competitiveness.org/home.htm

Regional online publishers

http://cabonnecountry.com/

http://bandicootbooks.com/

http://bob-e-books.com/

http://ziptales.com.au

http://dpi.qld.gov.au/home/default.html

http://magabalabooks.com/

http://atsic.gov.au/default_ie.asp

Writers' and Community Networks

http://neon.net.au/

http://writers-exchange.com/epublishing

http://epccentral.org/

http://eguild.org/

http://eppro.homestead.com/information.html

http://epicauthors.org/

 

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