Buying Books And Specialist Bookstores

The variety and range of books available is forever increasing, and for book readers this is great news. Both online bookstores and the traditional walk in bookshops are now offering variety and selection, that was hard to find as little as 10-15 years ago. Especially before the internet really opened the gateway to worldwide shopping. You can now...
Jan 14, 2015 |

Will Online Booksellers Kill the High Street Bookstore?

The emergence and evolution of the internet in the last decade and especially over the past few years has made it an inseparable part of human lives. Ecommerce technologies have facilitated the opening of web stores; so that people can make their purchases directly on the internet and have them conveniently delivered them at home.
Dec 23, 2014 |

Why is There So Much Recent Interest in Online Bookselling?

It was only a few years ago that online booksellers had only a couple of options for listing their books on Internet marketplaces. Enter, and suddenly there were some radical changes in the landscape as well as a huge market for online booksellers. Amazon has modified the way many things are bought and sold through the Internet, but...
Dec 23, 2014 |

Book Value Lookup Tools for Online Booksellers - Which is Best?

It was only about a year ago that online booksellers had but one high-tech solution to look up book values; they could subscribe to wireless lookup services to gain a competitive advantage using an Internet enabled cellular phone. Recently some creative third-party service providers figured out how to put everything into a database so that there...
Dec 23, 2014 |

Successful Online Booksellers Avoid Buying Firewood - Know a Book's Value Before You Buy

When I started my online bookselling business almost five years ago, buying books for my inventory was hit and miss. The first couple hundred books were for the most part expensive firewood. Then, I put the Internet to work for me and started looking book values up before I would buy them. At the time, the only way to do this was to call my wife...
Dec 23, 2014 |

Booksellers Association

Trade association representing booksellers in the UK and Ireland. Features extensive industry information, list of embargoed titles, conference and events section and directories of both bookshops and publishers.
Mar 18, 2016 |

Booksellers NZ

Presents details of membership, members, directory, book news, awards, book shop locator, member profile and news updates.
Mar 18, 2016 |

The Bookseller Industry Awards

Information about the awards celebrating book publishing, retailing and public libraries. Provides FAQs, categories, past winners and entry details.
Mar 18, 2016 |


Ventures in website designing, desktop publishing, book publishing, and stock photography.
Mar 18, 2016 |

Dandy Booksellers Ltd

Specialist booksellers for all official and business publications.
Mar 18, 2016 |

International League of Antiquarian Booksellers

Represents 20 National Associations of Antiquarian Booksellers, and nearly 2000 leading booksellers throughout the world.
Mar 18, 2016 |

American Booksellers Association

Organization of independent booksellers that advocates, educates, and offers services and products.
Mar 18, 2016 |

Provincial Booksellers Fairs Association

Trade association for antiquarian and secondhand booksellers. Provides news, book fairs, dealer directory and membership details.
Mar 18, 2016 |

Remembering '85, Mexico City public leaps into quake rescue

Baruch García stood at an intersection Tuesday afternoon after a deadly earthquake, trying to direct traffic away from a road cutting through La Condesa’s lush Parque México. On the other side of... Read More

Lessons in identity from Kurds and Catalans

One of the defining challenges in the 21st century has been how to balance demands for independence by certain peoples with the sanctity of national borders. Just in the coming days alone, two... Read More

Kremlin frets as Russia's once restive Islamist region takes up political Islam

Russia fought two bloody wars in its Caucasus republic of Chechnya, ostensibly to crush an emerging threat of Islamist extremism on its own soil. Mr. Kadyrov is imposing sharia (Islamic law) on... Read More