• Klaus-Peter Stegen
    NEWBOOKS Solutions appoints Klaus-Peter Stegen as senior Advisor for publisher big data projects

    Klaus-Peter Stegen is to become Senior Advisor to publishing clients at NEWBOOKS Solutions and an additional partner in the company.  More

  • Business Club, Ask the Expert
    One-to-one consulting on Big Data projects

    Today’s publishers are faced with the challenge of having to quickly and efficiently structure and evaluate huge quantities of very diverse data – not least in order to enable marketing departments to develop a 360°approach to their customers, whether in the form of special analysis tools, publisher cockpits or dashboards.  More

  • Business Club, Best Practice
    MarkLogic and NEWBOOKS at the Business Club on Oct. 20th

    At the Frankfurt Book Fair NEWBOOKS Solutions and MarkLogic will be making joint presentations on new opportunities provided by MarkLogic’s Enterprise NoSQL database. As part of the “Best Practice” session Matt Turner (CTO, MarkLogic) will be presenting on: "The secret of success? Get to know your customers".  More

  • MarkLogic Partner Excellence Award 2016
    NEWBOOKS Solutions awarded in London

    At this year's MarkLogic World in London, Cologne-based software developer and consultant, NEWBOOKS Solutions was awarded the "Partner Excellence Award" and is now "Services Partner" of MarkLogic.  More

  • Interview with CIO Stefan Schwedt
    "For me, MarkLogic is the Google of the database world."

    The principle behind MarkLogic’s technology is simple. In contrast to conventional relational databases MarkLogic can organize more or less any amount of data by providing direct access to already existing documents. Data sources are integrated ‘as is’, or in other words as objects in their original form.  More

  • Frankfurt Book Fair 2016

    Join us for a chat and a refreshing drink in hall 3.1 H65 or at the Business Club in hall 4.0.  More

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The new title announcement service for the German publishing industry has been developed by NEWBOOKS Solutions and MVB, the company that produces the VLB (German books in print) catalogue.

VLB-TIX provides access to title data contained in the NEWBOOKS and VLB databases as well as a host of options for the enhanced presentation of new publications.

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Approval Plan System

Generates targeted selections of new publications by subject area, which booksellers can make available to their library customers via their own frontend.

Libraries can place orders and run automatic checks against their OPAC records - also includes the supply of MARC 21 data for each title ordered.

The graphic shows an approval plan system developed for the Massmann Internationale Buchhandlung in Hamburg.

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Development of individually tailored websites and shops and a ready-to-use white label solution for eBooks and eJournals. The NEWBOOKS eLibrary is available as a native app for iOS and Android and in a browser based version that connects to a web shop. Sales models include leasing, flatrate reading, print/online bundles, sales of individual titles and packages.

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Catalogue Data

We provide complete and high quality catalogue data for titles published in the German speaking countries, with daily data feeds in ONIX or any other export format. Our customers benefit from the timely and complete enrichment of bibliographic metadata – including book jackets, additional title information in PDF format and subject classification.

The graphic shows the Sack Mediengruppe’s website, for which we consolidated bibliographic data from the KNV and NEWBOOKS databases.

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Advice and support on all issues concerning procurement solutions for purchases by corporate clients. Regardless of size and type of company or organization you are dealing with, industrial companies, insurance companies, banks, telecom service providers, airlines, car manufacturers, engineering companies or food producers: we can make it possible for you as a bookseller to fulfill the demands of your B2B clients.

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Websites & Web-shops

Publishers and booksellers often demand custom-built functionality and a complex web presence that match the way the company and its products should be presented.

The graphic contains a variety of examples of how we’ve implemented this for our customers.

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ONIX Tools

ONIX import and export systems for versions ONIX 2.1 and 3.0, building of own in-house databases and merging of data into a single data pool, format converter for MARC records, EDI data, web-shop interfaces, checkout and inventory control systems.

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