“Dawson Books Ltd went into Administration on 19 June 2020 and Martin Armstrong and Andrew Bailey of Turpin Barker Armstrong were appointed as Joint Administrators. The Dawsonera eBook system was temporarily being maintained by the Joint Administrators until 31 July 2020 before ceasing permanently. 

The assets only of the Dawsonera eBook service have been acquired from the Joint Administrators by The Little Group Ltd. The full catalogue of eBook content previously purchased by customers of Dawson Books Ltd is being transferred to the VLeBooks systems run by The Little Group companies, Askews and Holts Library Services Ltd, and Browns Books for Students.


Please contact either Browns Books for Students at enquiries@brownsbfs.co.uk or Askews and Holts Library Services atacademic@askewsandholts.com for further information on transferring to their VLeBook services.


Correspondence has previously been issued by the Joint Administrators to all known creditors of Dawson Books Limited. This includes institutions which may have a credit balance on their Dawsonera account. If you believe you are a creditor and have not received this correspondence, please contact the Joint Administrators.


The Joint Administrators understand that Dawson France S.A.S. is in an insolvency procedure in France. If the contractual relationship you had was with this company, please contact Mandataires Judiciaires Associés in France with regard to any claim you may have.”