Books24x7.com Announces Web Licensing Partnerships with Five Tech Book Publishers
Posted on May 17, 1999Books24x7.com, Inc., has announced content licensing partnerships with five leading computer book publishers, including Artech House, Macmillan Computer Publishing (Que and Sams), O'Reilly & Associates, Osborne/McGraw-Hill and Sybex. The agreements allow for delivery of full-text versions of electronic books from each publisher via Books24x7.com, the Company's new web-based professional information service for IT, software developers and other technology professionals.
Offered on a subscription basis, Books24x7.com provides corporate users with unlimited access to a large web repository containing the full electronic text of the industry's top technical reference books. The service provides users a range of features for using electronic books, including multi-level fuzzy logic searching, collection building, personalization, and collaboration.
"Books24x7.com represents a breakthrough web offering for any corporate professional whose job involves effectively working with technology," said John Ambrose, Books24x7.com Vice President of Marketing. "The overwhelming support shown by our publishing partners is a further validation of our web technology, innovative approach to building electronic books, and our commitment to helping publishers achieve a greater return on their content investment."