BookData - Providing comprehensive, enriched and timely bibliographic data
Welcome to the Nielsen product website - please note the search box in the top right hand corner is available to search this website, not any of our data services.
Our Nielsen BookData Information service provides market leading data services to more than 100 countries worldwide. Nielsen collects book information from over 70 countries (including the UK, Ireland, Europe, Australia, New Zealand, India 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 our Nielsen BookData Informaiton service 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 22.5 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.
Streamlining the supply chain in this way brings many business efficiencies to the market, and leads to cost savings for individual businesses.
About Nielsen Book
Nielsen has four key brands: Registration Agencies (ISBN and SAN Agencies for UK & Ireland, ISTC), BookData, BookNet and BookScan. The Nielsen BookData Information 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 Transation service provides value-added transaction services to the industry. The Nielsen BookScan Retail Sales Analysis 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, Spain and India. The company launched LibScan in 2009, allowing the collection and analysis of library borrowing data. To-date, 68 UK public library authorities have joined the panel and the aim is to continue building this number. The group employs 120 staff in the UK. The company is wholly owned by Nielsen. For more information, please visit: www.nielsenbook.co.uk
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 and mobile measurement. Nielsen has a presence in approximately 100 countries, with headquarters in New York, USA and Diemen, the Netherlands. For more information, visit www.nielsen.com.
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