New Book About eBooks in Libraries – Release in August

August 2nd, 2010 · 2 Comments

I’m thrilled to inform you that No Shelf Required: E-books in Libraries will be released in late August.  This edited book, published by ALA Editions, discusses a variety of eBook topics for school, public, and academic libraries.  Since I have a bit of clout with the publisher, I’m able to release the TOC and introduction […]

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Tags: Academic Libraries · EPUB · Formats · Library News · Marketing · New Products · NSR Info · Preservation · Public Libraries · Publishing · School Libraries

Articles of Interest

April 26th, 2010 · Comments Off

Some interesting articles and blog posts these past couple weeks on e-books.  The New Yorker article on the iPad, the Kindle and the future of e-books is particularly good. Google Book Settlement Market Analysis Q&A – 4/22/2010 – Library Journal The iPad, the Kindle, and the future of books: newyorker.com More Texas school districts look […]

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Tags: Academic Libraries · Articles of Interest · Ebook Readers · Google Books · Library News · Mobile Devices · New Products · School Libraries · Surveys/Statistics · Textbooks

International Children’s Digital Library – New Enhancements

June 20th, 2008 · Comments Off

International Children’s Digital Library Unveils Breakthrough Enhancements From PRWeb Unique Technology Significantly Improves Translation, Readability Boston, MA (PRWEB) June 17, 2008 — The International Children’s Digital Library (ICDL) Foundation (www.childrenslibrary.org), which is the world’s largest collection of children’s literature available freely on the Internet, today announced the completion and implementation of its ClearText technology which […]

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Tags: Accessibility · Interfaces/Platforms · New Products · School Libraries