Nielsen BookData - Providing comprehensive, enriched and timely bibliographic data

Nielsen BookData is the leading provider of book-related data services to more than 100 countries worldwide. We collect book information from over 70 countries (including the UK, Ireland, Europe, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa) and work closely with the leading data providers in the US to ensure we have the most consistent and comprehensive global database of title records available.

One of the key factors in our success is the very close working relationship we enjoy with publishers of all sizes, all over the world. With Nielsen BookData now established as the primary source of product data (used by retailers, Internet sites, libraries and specialist services); publishers who supply us with new product information immediately gain visibility for their books on the international market. The Nielsen database, which now holds more than 16.2 million title records, is available to booksellers, libraries and publishers worldwide, while our sophisticated search and discovery tools allow these businesses to make informed buying decisions.

About Nielsen Book
Nielsen has four key brands: Nielsen Registration Agencies (ISBN and SAN Agencies for UK & Ireland, ISTC), Nielsen BookData, Nielsen BookNet and Nielsen BookScan. The Nielsen BookData service provides comprehensive, enriched and timely bibliographic data worldwide. There is a range of information services for booksellers, libraries and publishers in 100 countries around the world. The Nielsen BookNet service provides value-added transaction services to the industry. The Nielsen BookScan service provides the world’s only continuous retail monitoring service for English-language books in the UK, Ireland, US, Australia, South Africa, Italy, New Zealand, India and Spain. The company launched Nielsen LibScan last year, allowing the collection and analysis of library borrowing data. To-date, 55 UK public library authorities have joined the panel and the aim is to continue building this number in 2011. The group employs 120 staff in the UK. The company is wholly owned by Nielsen.  For more information, please visit: www.nielsenbook.co.uk

About Nielsen 
Nielsen Holdings N.V. (NYSE: NLSN) is a global information and measurement company with leading market positions in marketing and consumer information, television and other media measurement, online intelligence, mobile measurement, trade shows and related assets. The company has a presence in approximately 100 countries, with headquarters in New York, USA. For more information on Nielsen, visit www.nielsen.com

 

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