Latest Alibris Stories

2011-07-05 05:03:00

EMERYVILLE, Calif., July 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Alibris, a division of Monsoon Commerce, and the world's most advanced online media marketplace provider for sellers of new and used books, textbooks, music, movies, and video games, today announced the winners of its API Programming Contest, where developers were invited to write applications using the Alibris APIs. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090511/ALIBRISLOGO) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110404/LA76201LOGO)...

2011-05-23 05:03:00

EMERYVILLE, Calif., May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Monsoon Commerce, the world's most advanced online marketplace provider for sellers, announced the first online textbook-rental marketplace.

2011-04-27 05:03:00

EMERYVILLE, Calif., April 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Monsoon Commerce, Inc., the leading provider of online marketplace-based solutions for sellers and retailers, announced today that it now supports the sale of video games on Alibris.com.

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.