The NEWBOOKS Catalogues

Comprehensive and Editorially Enriched Metadata: Books, Journals, Online Databases

By subscribing to the NEWBOOKS Catalogues, you receive daily updated metadata via ONIX feeds, a web service or our DATA HUB.

ONIX Data Feeds / Web Services

  • NEWBOOKS BookData: metadata for millions of books (English and German publications)
  • Journal Database: comprehensive international journal database
  • Online Databases & Digital Products: thousands of products and licenses


Booksellers, publishers and service providers also have the option of using NEWBOOKS Catalogues as part of our SaaS systems. Catalogues are integrated upfront into your managed service:

Benefits for Booksellers

As a partner bookseller, you can benefit from our unique offer: up-to-date, fully enriched and classified metadata for books, journals, online databases and digital products. If you do not process ONIX data or use web services, just subscribe to our easy to use SaaS systems.

We ensure that your catalogue licence contains all relevant bibliographic data for your customer information: subject classifications, keywords, description texts, jackets, etc.

Benefits for Publishers

Partner publishers have the option of retrieving and incorporating their enriched metadata into their websites, platforms and applications.


Journal Database

International Journals, Magazines and Newspapers

Benefit from our unique offer on the market, tailored to the needs of booksellers and specialist information providers.

Benefits for Booksellers

Our sales-promoting database grants access to a comprehensive collection of journals encompassing academic and professional subjects, magazines, and newspapers, setting itself apart from other databases by offering a vast range of periodicals.

Benefits for Publishers

By integrating their journals in our database and joining our network of booksellers, publishers can gain more visibility, higher sales and an even wider readership. A profitable investment at a low monthly rate.


Online Databases

Daily Updated and Editorially Maintained Metadata

As a bookseller, publisher or specialist information provider, you can benefit from our unique offer.

All Legal & Medical Databases

Online databases and digital products are part of the everyday professional life for lawyers, tax advisors, medical professionals and researchers. Our catalogue offers daily updated, editorially maintained and classified metadata.

Benefits for Booksellers

  • ONIX compliant data feed or web service
  • Databases that you cannot get from any other source
  • Up-to-date information:
    Current prices, license information, jackets and description texts
  • Optional: Use of databases' metadata within our E-procurement system
  • Also available: Journal Database

Benefits for Publishers

  • Distribution of your online databases to all relevant specialist booksellers and corporate suppliers
  • Personal contact at our editorial office
  • Without any additional effort: we take care of all metadata maintenance for you
  • Daily updates
  • Data retrieval upon request
  • Increased sales

The BDS Catalogue

Metadata Aggregation, Curation, Enrichment & Delivery

Metadata with full marketing support for libraries and the book trade:

Covering the Book Market

Together with BDS (Bibliographic Data Services), we offer one of the largest bibliographic catalogues for English-language publications. More than 40 million fully enriched, timely and comprehensive records cover a wide range of media - from print titles to the latest e-books, audio books, films, music, and video games.

Wholesaler's Data Feed

Additionally, the BDS wholesaler's data feed provides you with approx. 3 million publications, an unmatched wealth of information.

BDS Data in and Approval Plans

As a library or corporate supplier, you can use the BDS Catalogue in our Approval Plan System and in our E-procurement system, set up in your own corporate design.


Libri, Ingram, VLB

More bibliographic catalogues are available:

  • Libri (wholesaler's catalogue)
  • Libri.Digital (eBook catalogue)
  • Libri International (incl. Ingram)
  • VLB (former

All Libri catalogues are integrated upfront in our E-procurement system and in the Employee Shop for Publishers:

NEWBOOKS’ comprehensive journal database is excellent for our customer information at Schweitzer Fachinformationen.
Metadata quality for journals is an issue of high strategic priority for us. The way in which NEWBOOKS enriches metadata for journals, online databases and books adds significant value to our customer information and thus a sales relevant added value to Hugendubel.

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+49 (0)221 / 27 22 991-30

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