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Landmark agreement between Total Boox and BlueInk Review brings notable self-published books to libraries

May 4, 2015. Denver, CO & New York, NY – BlueInk Review has entered into a groundbreaking partnership with Total Boox, an ebook distributor to libraries, to offer select self-published titles for inclusion in library catalogs nationwide. This represents one of the first serious attempts at integrating vetted self-published titles into the mainstream operations of libraries across the county.

“We are thrilled to be part of this venture, which acknowledges that self-publishing is here to stay and that carefully selected titles deserve a spot in libraries alongside traditionally published books,” said Patti Thorn, a managing partner of BlueInk Review. Continue reading Landmark agreement between Total Boox and BlueInk Review brings notable self-published books to libraries

eBook, eLibrary, and ePublishing News Summary For the Week Ending Sunday, May 3

bibaI am the former Editor-in-Chief of TeleRead, the Internet’s first blog devoted to ebooks. I now run a curated Twitter feed devoted to ebooks, elibraries, and epublishing.

This is a listing of those tweets for the last week. Click on the article name to go to the original article. A new listing will be published on No Shelf Required each Sunday night.

If you are interested in following the feed in real time, follow me on Twitter: @paulkbiba — Paul Biba
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Google Chrome will stop running Silverlight, affecting many streaming services

Publishers can follow these twelve guidelines to undo print habits in digital production
Continue reading eBook, eLibrary, and ePublishing News Summary For the Week Ending Sunday, May 3

eBook, eLibrary, and ePublishing News Summary For the Week Ending Sunday, April 26

bibaI am the former Editor-in-Chief of TeleRead, the Internet’s first blog devoted to ebooks. I now run a curated Twitter feed devoted to ebooks, elibraries, and epublishing.

This is a listing of those tweets for the last week. Click on the article name to go to the original article. A new listing will be published on No Shelf Required each Sunday night.

If you are interested in following the feed in real time, follow me on Twitter: @paulkbiba — Paul Biba
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10 Bookish iPhone Apps You May Not Have Heard Of

Library of Congress Launches New Online Poetry Archive, Featuring 75 Years of Classic Poetry Readings
Continue reading eBook, eLibrary, and ePublishing News Summary For the Week Ending Sunday, April 26

eBook, eLibrary, and ePublishing News Summary For the Week Ending Sunday, April 19

bibaI am the former Editor-in-Chief of TeleRead, the Internet’s first blog devoted to ebooks. I now run a curated Twitter feed devoted to ebooks, elibraries, and epublishing.

This is a listing of those tweets for the last week. Click on the article name to go to the original article. A new listing will be published on No Shelf Required each Sunday night.

If you are interested in following the feed in real time, follow me on Twitter: @paulkbiba — Paul Biba
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Agency Pricing for eBooks to Return – This is a Good Thing

The Kindle Chronicles gets the inside story of @wattpad in wide-ranging interview w/ @AshleighGardner

Continue reading eBook, eLibrary, and ePublishing News Summary For the Week Ending Sunday, April 19

Total Boox Launches Free Reading Campaign

April 17, 2014 (New York, Tel Aviv) — In honor of National Library Week, Total Boox is making its entire collection of ebooks available for free reading through the end of April, 2015. Anyone with an Android, IOS, and Kindle Fire tablet or an Android phone can read over 35,000 quality titles for free at www.totalboox.com/campaigns/nlw.

Librarians are invited to take advantage of this unique opportunity and encourage their patrons to explore the plethora of ebooks that Total Boox offers—from romance, mystery, and literary fiction to self-help, travel, and cooking—at no cost to the patron or the library. Continue reading Total Boox Launches Free Reading Campaign

eBook, eLibrary, and ePublishing News Summary For the Week Ending Sunday, April 12

bibaI am the former Editor-in-Chief of TeleRead, the Internet’s first blog devoted to ebooks. I now run a curated Twitter feed devoted to ebooks, elibraries, and epublishing.

This is a listing of those tweets for the last week. A new listing will be published on No Shelf Required each Sunday night.

If you are interested in following the feed in real time, follow me on Twitter: @paulkbiba — Paul Biba
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Dismantling the Stumbling Blocks that Impede Researchers’ Access to E-Resources http://t.co/S2Bim4SLZg

Wattpad : le Youtube de l’écriture ? Par Hubert Guillaud/ La Feuille http://t.co/wKg6D0B7ul

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eBook, eLibrary, and ePublishing News Summary For the Week Ending Sunday, April 5

bibaI am the former Editor-in-Chief of TeleRead, the Internet’s first blog devoted to ebooks. I now run a curated Twitter feed devoted to ebooks, elibraries, and epublishing.

This is a listing of those tweets for the last week. A new listing will be published on No Shelf Required each Sunday night.

If you are interested in following the feed in real time, follow me on Twitter: @paulkbiba — Paul Biba
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UK Authors Force Clean Reader App to Stop Some Book Sales http://t.co/qjGTwHufUi

Literary magazine Granta undergoes digital makeover http://t.co/9NSSyFuXvb

Continue reading eBook, eLibrary, and ePublishing News Summary For the Week Ending Sunday, April 5

eBook, eLibrary, and ePublishing News Summary For the Week Ending Sunday, March 29

bibaI am the former Editor-in-Chief of TeleRead, the Internet’s first blog devoted to ebooks. I now run a curated Twitter feed devoted to ebooks, elibraries, and epublishing.

This is a listing of those tweets for the last week. A new listing will be published on No Shelf Required each Sunday night.

If you are interested in following the feed in real time, follow me on Twitter: @paulkbiba — Paul Biba
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Qatar Digital Library Preserves The Music Of A Vanishing Past http://t.co/0tHEyYsvFf

Images Now Online: Archivists Unearth Rare First Edition of ‘The Map that Changed the World’ http://t.co/8OEUuhUegK

Continue reading eBook, eLibrary, and ePublishing News Summary For the Week Ending Sunday, March 29

eBook, eLibrary, and ePublishing News Summary For the Week Ending Sunday, March 22

bibaI am the former Editor-in-Chief of TeleRead, the Internet’s first blog devoted to ebooks. I now run a curated Twitter feed devoted to ebooks, elibraries, and epublishing.

This is a listing of those tweets for the last week. A new listing will be published on No Shelf Required each Sunday night.

If you are interested in following the feed in real time, follow me on Twitter: @paulkbiba — Paul Biba
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Discovering Cambridge Digital Library http://t.co/xZO31P9D5p

Joe Wikert’s Digital Content Strategies: How digital can be a companion for print http://t.co/gLTM4KOjAv
Continue reading eBook, eLibrary, and ePublishing News Summary For the Week Ending Sunday, March 22

eBook, eLibrary, and ePublishing News Summary For the Week Ending Sunday, March 15

bibaI am the former Editor-in-Chief of TeleRead, the Internet’s first blog devoted to ebooks. I now run a curated Twitter feed devoted to ebooks, elibraries, and epublishing.

This is a listing of those tweets for the last week. A new listing will be published on No Shelf Required each Monday morning.

If you are interested in following the feed in real time, follow me on Twitter: @paulkbiba — Paul Biba
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Self-publishing lets women break book industry’s glass ceiling, survey finds http://t.co/lrZ7rkvNW2

Kindle Worlds Launch Joe Konrath http://t.co/OjOCxsszbS
Continue reading eBook, eLibrary, and ePublishing News Summary For the Week Ending Sunday, March 15