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online

Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

When a computer or a user is directly connected into a network and is capable of interacting with it, for example by querying the contents of a database.

See overview in Oxford Index

online sale

Adrian Bullock, Chris Jennings and Nicola Timbrell.

in A Dictionary of Publishing

P ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Publishing. 74 words.

Sale that occurs when a customer buys a product via a website or app, as opposed to a purchase made in a ‘bricks-and-mortar’ or physical shop....

site licence

Adrian Bullock, Chris Jennings and Nicola Timbrell.

in A Dictionary of Publishing

P ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Publishing. 119 words.

An official permit to allow institutions and their communities access to online content.

Site licences are usually sold by *...

data services

Adrian Bullock, Chris Jennings and Nicola Timbrell.

in A Dictionary of Publishing

P ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Publishing. 43 words.

Publishers, like other businesses and organizations, can make their data available online. The data can relate to purchasing trends online or through book stores. Publishers make their...

copyright in digital products

Adrian Bullock, Chris Jennings and Nicola Timbrell.

in A Dictionary of Publishing

P ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Publishing. 108 words.

Acquisition of licensing for information stored in electronic form and presented to the customer via a website, app, eBook, or other digital product. Publishers may need to ask for...

retailer

Adrian Bullock, Chris Jennings and Nicola Timbrell.

in A Dictionary of Publishing

P ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Publishing. 72 words.

A business that sells goods in small quantities through a shop, online, or through another retail outlet to the customer (or consumer) for their own use. In the UK book trade, retailers (or...

journal

Adrian Bullock, Chris Jennings and Nicola Timbrell.

in A Dictionary of Publishing

P ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Publishing. 169 words.

A printed or online publication that appears at regular intervals, on payment of a subscription, and deals with a specific academic or professional discipline or field, for example science,...

blurb

Adrian Bullock, Chris Jennings and Nicola Timbrell.

in A Dictionary of Publishing

P ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Publishing. 38 words.

A brief description of a book printed on the back cover to entice readers. This informational or promotional text about a product, written by the publisher or author, is also used for...

Amazon

Adrian Bullock, Chris Jennings and Nicola Timbrell.

in A Dictionary of Publishing

P ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Publishing. 117 words.

Retailer which now sells just about anything from its online ecommerce store, but when it was first started by Jeff Bezos in 1994, it was as an online bookstore. For this reason, it has had...

user-generated content

Adrian Bullock, Chris Jennings and Nicola Timbrell.

in A Dictionary of Publishing

P ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Publishing. 98 words.

Digital content created by unpaid contributors. The majority of online content is user generated.

Many different types of digital media platforms contain UGC, such as wikis which...

aggregator

Adrian Bullock, Chris Jennings and Nicola Timbrell.

in A Dictionary of Publishing

P ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Publishing. 96 words.

A provider that collects related items of content from a variety of different sources, which they make available online, usually through a subscription service. Aggregators in the...

aggregation

Adrian Bullock, Chris Jennings and Nicola Timbrell.

in A Dictionary of Publishing

P ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Publishing. 61 words.

The process of gathering content together for further publication. If the content is sectioned into discreet units then this reuse by a process of curation can be delivered to other...

consumer publishing

Adrian Bullock, Chris Jennings and Nicola Timbrell.

in A Dictionary of Publishing

P ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Publishing. 51 words.

The publishing sector that produces printed and e-products aimed at the general market that are available online and through retail outlets like bookshops, museums, garden centres, railway...

monograph

Adrian Bullock, Chris Jennings and Nicola Timbrell.

in A Dictionary of Publishing

P ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Publishing. 47 words.

Original peer-reviewed academic research work when published in book form. Often hardback, and the work of humanities academics, this form of publication has become less profitable, with...

Digital Single Market

Adrian Bullock, Chris Jennings and Nicola Timbrell.

in A Dictionary of Publishing

P ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Publishing. 178 words.

EU policy put in place to help remove online barriers to digital across the borders of the many different countries of Europe. For publishers selling digital products or services this...

open access

Adrian Bullock, Chris Jennings and Nicola Timbrell.

in A Dictionary of Publishing

P ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Publishing. 83 words.

Free access for the reader to digitally published, online, peer-reviewed academic research work. Open access publishing began with medical and scientific academic journal papers being made...

digital first

Adrian Bullock, Chris Jennings and Nicola Timbrell.

in A Dictionary of Publishing

P ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Publishing. 157 words.

A term used to describe a publishing strategy that allows the content to be delivered in a digital form (on screen or eBook) before the print version is available. It originated in the...

ecommerce

Adrian Bullock, Chris Jennings and Nicola Timbrell.

in A Dictionary of Publishing

P ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Publishing. 89 words.

Systems for making commercial transactions over the *Internet. These have been possible since the early 1980s, but the use of Internet shopping is now ubiquitous, and used for any type of...

library

Adrian Bullock, Chris Jennings and Nicola Timbrell.

in A Dictionary of Publishing

P ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Publishing. 88 words.

A collection of books or other sources of information made available to members for reference or borrowing. A library might be a physical room or building containing books, magazines,...

Printed Borders for Sixteenth-Century Music or Music Paper and the Early Career of Music Printer Thomas East

Katherine Butler.

in The Library

June 2018; p ublished online June 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Studies (1500 to 1800); Publishing; Music Publishing; Graphic Design and Typography. 11403 words.

Abstract

Images of printed books online makes it increasingly possible to trace the use of specific printing types and design features across a wide range of...

Soth, Alec

Kate Palmer-Albers.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; Publishing; Book Arts and Illustration; Art of the United States; Contemporary Art. 460 words.

(b Minneapolis, MN, 1969).

American photographer, publisher, and book artist. Soth graduated from Sarah Lawrence College in Bronxville, NY, where he studied painting and took...