Answers all of your questions about ebook and print book metadata.
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Paperback $125 ISBN: 978-0-9858288-0-6
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For book publishers large & small: The guide to creating and distributing metadata for maximum sales.
by Renée Register & Thad McIlroy
132 pages, illustrated with charts & graphs
Includes a comprehensive glossary of industry & technical terms
Includes annotated directories of vendors & industry organizations
Digital Book World recently launched an addition to the DBW family — Digital Book World University. The specialized online courses offered by DBW U are led by industry professionals and cover the topics most critical to digital publishing success.
Digital Book World University offers a series of four metadata courses, based on The Metadata Handbook and taught by Renée. Each of the four-week online courses is offered multiple times. The upcoming schedule is listed below and can also be found on the DBW U website. The website is updated as additional course dates are determined.
- Metadata Best Practices and Industry Certification (October 21-November 15)
- Metadata and the Future of Publishing (October 21- November 15, 2013)
- Introduction to Metadata for Books (January 6, 2014 – January 31, 2014)
- Essential Metadata Elements (February 3, 2014 – February 28, 2013)