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Books LLC is an American publisher and a book sales club based in Memphis, Tennessee Its primary work is collecting Wikipedia and Wikia articles and selling them as printed and downloadable books

Contents

  • 1 Business model
  • 2 Imprint and book club names
  • 3 See also
  • 4 References
  • 5 External links

Business model

Books LLC publishes print-on-demand paperback and downloadable compilations of English texts and documents from open knowledge sources such as Wikipedia Books LLC's copies of the English Wikipedia are republished by Google Books Titles are also published in French and German respectively under the names "Livres Groupe" and "Bücher Gruppe" Books' publications do not include the images from the original Web documents but, in their place, URLs pointing to the Web images According to the FAQ page: “We understand how annoying that can be for the reader But our first priority has to be respecting copyright laws In addition, the resolution of the online photos are not high enough to print in a book”

In 2009, Books LLC and its sister imprint General Books LLC produced respectively 224,460 and 11,887 titles

Imprint and book club names

In brackets: kind of material published and sold

  • Books LLC or Books Group English Wikipedia
  • General Books LLC public domain material scanned and recognized by OCR
  • General Books Club public domain material
  • Genbooksnet public domain material
  • Million-bookscom public domain material
  • Rare Books Club public domain material
  • Wiki Editions public domain material and CC-BY-SA material
  • Livres Groupe French Wikipedia
  • Bücher Gruppe German Wikipedia

See also

  • Amazoncom controversies
  • VDM Publishing
  • Philip M Parker

References

  1. ^ Radnedge, Aidan 2011-02-08 "Wikipedia entries copied and sold as books" Metrocouk London: Associated Newspapers Limited Archived from the original on 2011-03-09 Retrieved 2011-03-10 
  2. ^ Weingarten, Gene 2010-09-12 "The book on Gene: It's less than you expect" Washingtonpostcom The Washington Post Archived from the original on 2010-12-13 Retrieved 2010-12-14 
  3. ^ Thiel, Thomas 2010-09-27 "Wikipedia und Amazon: Der Marketplace soll es richten" Faznet in German Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung Archived from the original on 2011-08-17 Retrieved 2010-12-06 
  4. ^ Rückert, Hermann 2010-09-20 "Copy and Paste als Geschäftsmodell: Amazon bietet die Plattform für tausende absurde Buchtitel" Telepolis knews in German Hannover: Heise online Archived from the original on 2010-12-07 Retrieved 2010-12-07 
  5. ^ Bateman, Jessica 2011-02-08 "Wikipedia articles copied and sold as books by US publisher" Swnscom Bristol: Small World News Service Archived from the original on 2011-06-20 Retrieved 2011-02-19 
  6. ^ a b Gary, Nicolas 2010-10-14 "Arnaque : refourguer des articles de Wikipedia compilés pour 11 €" actualittécom in French Archived from the original on 2010-12-12 Retrieved 2010-12-12 
  7. ^ a b Birgé, Jean-Jacques 2010-10-15 "L'arnaque" Mediapartfr in French Mediapart Archived from the original on 2011-01-13 Retrieved 2011-01-13 
  8. ^ a b "Wikipedia-Bücher: Geschäft mit freien Inhalten - Verschiedene Anbieter versuchen, mit Benutzer-generierten Inhalten von Wikipedia auf Amazon das große Geld zu machen" ttcom in German Innsbruck: Tiroler Tageszeitung 2010-09-21 Archived from the original on 2010-12-14 Retrieved 2010-12-14 
  9. ^ a b "Books LLC: Book Club FAQs" Booksllcnet 2010 Archived from the original on 2010-12-11 Retrieved 2010-12-12 
  10. ^ Strauss, Victoria 2010-05-23 "Lies, Damned Lies, and Statistics" Sfwaorg SFWA and Writer Beware Archived from the original on 2010-12-21 Retrieved 2010-12-21 
  11. ^ "Bowker Reports Traditional US Book Production Flat in 2009" Bowkercom New Providence, New Jersey: RR Bowker 2010-04-14 Archived from the original on 2010-12-21 Retrieved 2010-12-21 
  12. ^ "General Books LLC: Book Club FAQs" General-booksnet 2010 Archived from the original on 2010-12-12 Retrieved 2010-12-12 
  13. ^ "General Books Club: Select from a Million Books for Free" Generalbooksclubcom 2010 Archived from the original on 2010-12-13 Retrieved 2010-12-13 
  14. ^ "General Books - Search Amazon for our books" Genbooksnet 2010 Archived from the original on 2011-08-17 Retrieved 2011-06-17 
  15. ^ "Million-bookscom: Book Club FAQs" Million-bookscom 2010 Archived from the original on 2010-12-12 Retrieved 2010-12-12 
  16. ^ "Rare Books Club: FAQS" Rarebooksclubcom 2010 Archived from the original on 2010-12-12 Retrieved 2010-12-13 
  17. ^ "Wiki Editions - Select from a Million Books for Free" Wikieditionscom 2011 Archived from the original on 2011-08-17 Retrieved 2011-08-17 
  18. ^ Example CC-BY-SA publication on Amazoncom: RuneScape - Capes: Agility cape, Ancient cloak, Ardougne cloak 1, Ardougne cloak 2, Ardougne cloak 3, Ardougne cloak 4, Attack cape, Ava's Cape, Cape, Cape, Cape, Cape, Cape

External links

  • Debora Weber-Wulff: German Libraries Avoiding Fake Publishers Copy, Shake, and Paste A blog about plagiarism from a German professor, written in English

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