E.S. Burioni Ricerche Bibliografiche
Company History and Profile
E.S. Burioni Ricerche Bibliografiche was founded in Genova (Italy) in 1968 by Ennio S. Burioni, formerly General Manager and Head of Foreign Department of one of the largest international bookshops in town.
The company mission was to supply libraries, university departments, research bodies and professional users of information, with books and periodicals in foreign languages. Originally the firm specialised in humanities and social sciences, while in the last fifteen years E.S. Burioni has been active also in the field of science and technology
E.S. Burioni has been interested in CD-ROM technology from the very beginning, using CD-ROM databases for its daily bibliographic work. In 1989 it has been elected "test-site" for the British Library Pilot Disc and decided to become a CD-ROM distributor to the library market in Italy.