Bookmate is a book club where users will bring their own content and get an opportunity to read their books and share them with others for free. Bookmate is the leading platform in Russia and the CIS providing legal access to a rich collection of books on major mobile platforms. We work with authors and publishers to provide them with an opportunity to get proceeds from their content through the Bookmate Publisher service at publisher.bookmate.com. We are committed to fighting any infringements of rights or any other illegal activity under our Service.
Bookmate Publisher supports holders of copyright not only by promoting the content and paying proceeds from it, but also by preventing infringement of copyrights. Publisher constitutes an indispensable part of Bookmate and complies with legal requirements of Russia, United States and the European Union.
How it works
Every book uploaded by users at Bookmate will be automatically compared with already uploaded files. If the rights for the book have been already registered, the book will not be published again.
Thus, it is crucial for us to receive full details of rights holders to prevent infringement of copyright, including:
- Copyright representation. Please, represent your rights at Bookmate Publisher, so that our system would detect cases of infringement. To do so, please, register with Publisher at publisher.bookmate.com and let us know the full list of your digital rights.
- Copyright Infringement Takedown Notification. If you have not yet represented your rights to us but found out an infringement thereof, please, send us a notification at email@example.com. We fully comply with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) and will promptly remove illegally uploaded books. How to prepare a takedown notification.
Moreover, when a user is uploading a file they are always offered a choice to upload the file for private or public use. All users accept liability for their actions when joining the User Agreement.
Our mission is to provide legal services:
- to holders of copyright, that is to promote digital books and collect and share proceeds from their distribution;
- to readers, that is to provide them with the best in class applications for reading and accessing a rich collection of books.
We continuously work to improve our technologies, so we shall keep providing rights holders with new opportunities to develop publishing and distribution of digital books.