A Blueprint for Book Publishing Transformation: Seven Essential Processes to Re-Invent Publishing is a major (freely available) work, at 277 pages, 10 tables, and 56 figures. The study’s main sections include:Digital Comes to Book Publishing, which provides a background on the state of ebooks today; Book Publishing’s Seven Essential Publishing Processes, which covers the processes of book publishing, tied together with e-book specific and digital publishing in general considerations; What is a Digital Book?, which discusses the very nature of “digital book”; The Digital Publishing Industry Outlook, which presents analysis of current e-book and digital publishing practices and challenges while seeking to define what is important for the book publisher to keep in mind moving forward;Case Studies, undertaken through in-depth interviews with book publishers with an emphasis on real-world experiences; Digital Book Publishing Industry Directory, a useful tool providing an alternate snapshot of where the book publishing industry is, especially in terms of tools and services. especially in terms of tools and services.Free Download
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