Argentine Library Association Conference -eBook Highlights

April 19th, 2011 · 2 Comments

Today I presented at the Argentine Library Association Conference about ebooks in US Libraries, thanks to an invitation from the American Embassy (in Buenos Aires) Information Resource Center.  I offered information about purchasing and accessing eBooks and about lending eReaders in libraries.  But, I learned quite a bit in return!  For example, no one who […]

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Print alive and well at the Buenos Aires Book Fair

April 19th, 2011 · Comments Off

Today I had my first glimpse of the Buenos Aires Book Fair (Feria del Libro).  I’ve never attended a book fair, so it was very exciting to see the rows and rows of publishers and other information providers with their booths and offerings.  It is similar to an ALA conference exhibit, but the focus here is […]

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NSR is headed to the 33rd Buenos Aires International Book Fair

April 15th, 2011 · Comments Off

On Sunday I’m headed to Buenos Aires to attend the Buenos Aires International Book Fair, and in particular, the Argentine Library Association Annual Conference.  I’m very excited to have this opportunity to learn more about libraries, publishing and eBooks in Argentina and South America.  While there, I will be presenting a couple of session on […]

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Tags: Conferences/Events · Library News · NSR Info · Publishing