CILIP Executive Briefing 23rd May 2013 - eBooks
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UK inflation basket: ebooks in, champagne out

UK inflation basket: ebooks in, champagne out | CILIP Executive Briefing 23rd May 2013 - eBooks | Scoop.it
Office for National Statistics notes recent increases in the number of people reading books digitally as it adds ebooks to the new basket of goods
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One Year Later, the Results of Tor Books UK Going DRM-Free | Tor.com

One Year Later, the Results of Tor Books UK Going DRM-Free | Tor.com | CILIP Executive Briefing 23rd May 2013 - eBooks | Scoop.it
One Year Later, the Results of Tor Books UK Going DRM-Free
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The Publishers Association Response to the Independent Review of E-Lending in Public Libraries

The focal point for all book, journal and electronic publishers in the UK. Includes discussions of issues and policy development as well as news, events, and the association's directory
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OverDrive and Sourcebooks to Launch Ambitious Ebook Data Experiment

OverDrive and Sourcebooks to Launch Ambitious Ebook Data Experiment | CILIP Executive Briefing 23rd May 2013 - eBooks | Scoop.it
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Ebook anxieties increase as publishing revolution rolls on

Ebook anxieties increase as publishing revolution rolls on | CILIP Executive Briefing 23rd May 2013 - eBooks | Scoop.it
Amazon's bid for rights to sell secondhand ebooks adds another layer of complexity to a world where the certainties of print culture are dissolving
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Top novelists look to ebooks to challenge the rules of fiction

Top novelists look to ebooks to challenge the rules of fiction | CILIP Executive Briefing 23rd May 2013 - eBooks | Scoop.it
Leading British authors drawn to experiment with the scope of interactive storytelling
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Tim Waterstone: 'If reading is going be all digital in 50 years, so be it'

Tim Waterstone: 'If reading is going be all digital in 50 years, so be it' | CILIP Executive Briefing 23rd May 2013 - eBooks | Scoop.it
Thirty years ago, Tim Waterstone founded one of the UK's best-known booksellers, and is still in love with the idea of bookshops. So what is he doing starting a new ebooks venture?
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Why College Students Still Prefer Print Over E-Books | MindShift

Why College Students Still Prefer Print Over E-Books | MindShift | CILIP Executive Briefing 23rd May 2013 - eBooks | Scoop.it
Flickr: wohnai By Katrina Schwartz College students may seem to be well-equipped to learn in a wired world, but despite the enormous growth of tablets,
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Rent online textbooks and eResources. | CourseSmart

Rent online textbooks and eResources. | CourseSmart | CILIP Executive Briefing 23rd May 2013 - eBooks | Scoop.it
Rent online textbooks. Try eTextbooks risk-free with a free trial. Read online or offline anytime. Digital textbooks and eResources for university and higher education.
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An Independent Review of E-Lending in Public Libraries in England - Publications - Inside Government - GOV.UK

An Independent Review of E-Lending in Public Libraries in England - Publications - Inside Government - GOV.UK | CILIP Executive Briefing 23rd May 2013 - eBooks | Scoop.it
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Libraries to lend ebooks under new pilot scheme

Libraries to lend ebooks under new pilot scheme | CILIP Executive Briefing 23rd May 2013 - eBooks | Scoop.it
Libraries could be loaning books electronically as early as this summer after a review commissioned by the government called for new e-lending capabilities in a bid to secure their future.
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Amazon Kindle eBooks lending library launches in the UK

Amazon Kindle eBooks lending library launches in the UK | CILIP Executive Briefing 23rd May 2013 - eBooks | Scoop.it
US firm also says Kindle Paperwhite is coming to Britain later this month.
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RNIB welcomes more accessible Kindle app for iPad and iPhone

RNIB welcomes more accessible Kindle app for iPad and iPhone | CILIP Executive Briefing 23rd May 2013 - eBooks | Scoop.it
A new Kindle app for Apple’s iPad and iPhone has been welcomed by the RNIB, the UK’s largest charity for the and partially sighted people. The app includes in-built magnification and speech functio...
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Interactive novels: pretty but pretty exhausting

Interactive novels: pretty but pretty exhausting | CILIP Executive Briefing 23rd May 2013 - eBooks | Scoop.it
The iPad app of John Buchan's The Thirty-Nine Steps is breathtaking to look at but the storytelling is desperately slow, writes Anna Baddeley
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Read Petit: A New Serialized Digital Shorts Subscription Service : Publishing Perspectives

Read Petit: A New Serialized Digital Shorts Subscription Service : Publishing Perspectives | CILIP Executive Briefing 23rd May 2013 - eBooks | Scoop.it
Tim Waterstone, the original founder of the UK bookstore chain Waterstones, plans to launch a new serialized digital short story subscription service.
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Academic e-books: will they ever take off? - Telegraph

Academic e-books: will they ever take off? - Telegraph | CILIP Executive Briefing 23rd May 2013 - eBooks | Scoop.it
Sussex University student Roberta Wiafe attended a recent debate on the future of academic publishing, and remains unconvinced.
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Our e-publishing predictions for 2013

Our e-publishing predictions for 2013 | CILIP Executive Briefing 23rd May 2013 - eBooks | Scoop.it
If you want to see the shape of books to come, cast your eyes stateside, says Anna Baddeley
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