Picked this up on the LITA listserv today:
A joint Poudre River Public, Front Range Community College, and Colorado State University libraries committee has released a report on the state of eBooks and eReaders. The purpose of the study was to gain a better understanding of this rapidly-developing topic, and to make recommendations aimed at serving the customers of each library.
- A summary report or the full version can be downloaded from our reports page.
- An op-ed piece on the subject from our Poudre’s Executive Director and CSU’s Dean of libraries is here.
Recommendations from the summary report include the following:
education, advocacy, technology, and continued partnership and study