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In Demand! The Espresso Book Machine from On Demand Books

The Espresso Book Machine, manufactured and distributed by On Demand Books,  has created quite a stir since it was launched a few years ago.  The book printing system has been compared to a “book ATM.”  It can print books, stored in … Continue reading

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Village Books and the Espresso Book Machine – 4 million Books to Go

Future Perfect Publishing has been following the Espresso Book Machine for the last several years.  The Espresso Book Machine, sometimes called the “book ATM” is developed and marketed by On Demand Books.  The system, about the size of a photocopier, … Continue reading

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Return of the Backlist or Life on the Long, Long Tail

Ponder some of the great moments in the long evolution of the book.   Papyrus – This provided a durable, flexible medium for writing; a giant leap in usablity from the Sumerian clay tablets.  Records were easier to keep, making possible powerful … Continue reading

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Interview with Dane Neller of On Demand Books – The Book Espresso Machine

Imagine going into your favorite coffee shop, browsing an online catalog from your laptop, and upon finding that special book you’ve been searching for, having it printed and bound for you while you sip your latte.  The Espress Book Machine, from On … Continue reading

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