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e–Libro Offers Digital Spanish–Language Content through Baker & Taylor's Axis 360
Baker & Taylor( 07/10/2013 )

e–Libro Offers Digital Spanish–Language Content through Baker & Taylor's Axis 360

MIAMI, FL — July 10, 2013 — e–Libro, the leading provider of Spanish-language digital content, today announced that it has partnered with Baker & Taylor, the world's largest distributor of digital and physical books and entertainment products, to make its digital content available to libraries using the Axis 360 digital media platform.

e–Libro will offer more than 16,000 Spanish–language titles for Axis 360 libraries. Already available in Spain and 17 Latin American countries, e–Libro is poised to enter the U.S. market, among others, with the expansion of its new strategic alliance with Baker & Taylor.

"We are pleased to offer our extensive collection of digital Spanish–language titles through Axis 360. Baker & Taylor has decades of proven success in serving the needs of libraries worldwide," said Felipe Varela, e–Libro President.

"Our partnership with e–Libro is the perfect complement to our collection development goals for Axis 360 — to make the world of digital content, in a variety of languages, available to all libraries served by Baker & Taylor," said George Coe, President of Baker & Taylor's Library & Education division.

The e–Libro collection available for Axis 360 offers digital Spanish–language titles in a wide range of subject areas and genres, including:

       • Computer Science, Economics, Engineering, Fine Arts, Health Sciences, Law, Politics and Psychology

       • European and American Literature Classics in Spanish

To learn more about how to acquire Spanish–language titles from Axis 360, please contact your Baker & Taylor Sales Representative.

About e–Libro

e–Libro Corp. was founded in 1998 by Eduardo Varela–Cid, and its first site, www.e–libro.net, became the first known Virtual Spanish Language Publisher. e–Libro currently offers more than 48,000 books, journals and other texts from over 230 prestigious publishing companies, and continues to digitize more than 800 titles every month. The company distributes its content to public libraries, university, corporate and other academic institutions, and supports individual authors and corporations with services such as editing, e–publishing and print–on–demand.

About Baker & Taylor

Baker & Taylor, Inc. is the world's largest distributor of books, digital content and entertainment products. The company offers cutting–edge digital media services and innovative technology platforms to thousands of publishers, libraries and retailers worldwide. Baker & Taylor also offers industry–leading customized library services and retail merchandising solutions. Charlotte, N.C.–based Baker & Taylor is majority owned by Castle Harlan Partners IV, L.P., an institutional private equity fund managed by Castle Harlan, Inc., a leading private equity investment firm.

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