Sonny Software today announced the release of Bookends 8, a Mac-only, full-featured bibliography/reference and information management application for professionals and students. Bookends 8 is a major update that offers more than 50 new or enhanced features. It sports a brand new look, simple-to-create yet powerful groups with instantaneous live searching (à la iTunes), close integration with the Internet with direct searching of hundreds of libraries around the world, and a built-in HTTP server that provides direct access to anyone on any platform. Bookends 8 retails for US$99 ($69 for students), and a demo version is available.