Credo Reference to offer free, online seminar series

January 25th, 2011 · Comments Off

Credo Reference offers monthly Online Seminar Series, Librarians can sign up at: http://www.librariesthriving.org Each month, librarians can choose one of two dates to participate in the month’s seminar. Librarians can get additional information and sign up at: http://www.librariesthriving.org. From budgets to e-Resources, to library technology in 2011, Seminar Speaker Peter Ciuffetti, Director of Library Solutions […]

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Tags: Academic Libraries · Conferences/Events · Library News · Public Libraries · Reference Publishing · School Libraries · Vendor News

Tim O’Reilly: Kindle needs open ePub-style standard to survive, from Teleread.org

February 25th, 2009 · Comments Off

Tim O’Reilly: Kindle needs open ePub-style standard to survive www.teleread.org – Posted: 23 Feb 2009 08:40 AM CST “Unless Amazon embraces open e-book standards like ‘epub,’ which allow readers to read books on a variety of devices, the Kindle will be gone within two or three years.” – Tim O’Reily in Why Kindle should be […]

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Tags: Articles of Interest · DRM · Ebook Readers · EPUB · Formats · Standards

Kindle Sales Through the Roof?? Sure, with Oprah’s Endorsement

October 27th, 2008 · 1 Comment

Well, this might give ebooks the jump they need.  Anyone attending Oprah’s “Favorite Things” show?  There might just be a Kindle under the seat!  If not, you can at least get a discount.  Buy it through the Teleread blog. From my friends at Teleread. Kindle’s $50 Oprah Discount:  Price $309 in Effect By a TeleBlog […]

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Tags: Ebook Readers