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Public libraries lead the way to digital inclusion (infographic)

Public libraries lead the way to digital inclusion (infographic) | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Documenting the impact of public libraries in the digital age is more important than ever. Following The Digital Inclusion Survey report, taken in…
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New BISG Study Shows 80% of Publishers Believe Digital Book Subscription is Inevitable But Responses Vary by Market Sector Inbox

New BISG Study Shows 80% of Publishers Believe Digital Book Subscription is Inevitable But Responses Vary by Market Sector Inbox | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Key Findings from the BISG Report Example: Digital Books and the New Subscription Economy points to almost unilateral agreement that digital subscription is already having an impact on publishing models and reports a wide range of responses.
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Reading among America’s kids and teens (infographic)

Reading among America’s kids and teens (infographic) | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Common Sense Media, a non-profit organization that provides education and tools to children and their parents, has prepared a report that tracks trends in reading achievement over…
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IPA Interview about self publishing with our founder and CEO, Antonio Tombolini - Self Publishing

IPA Interview about self publishing with our founder and CEO, Antonio Tombolini - Self Publishing | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
The International Publishers Association posted an interview with our founder and CEO, Antonio Tombolini.
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Does Social Media Sell Books? | Just Publishing

Does Social Media Sell Books? | Just Publishing | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
After many years of being active on social media, and having accumulated reasonable followings, I'd have to say that the answer to this question is no, not...
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84% of Publishers Plan to make eBooks in 2014

84% of Publishers Plan to make eBooks in 2014 | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Publishers and self-publishers are having a love affair with eBooks. Ever since Amazon announced that digital editions were selling at a 3:1 ratio over...
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Chinese Book Market Snapshot: Bestsellers, E-publishing, Translation : Publishing Perspectives

Chinese Book Market Snapshot: Bestsellers, E-publishing, Translation : Publishing Perspectives | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Xiaoying Chu at Charlesworth (Beijing) Information Services details the booming Chinese digital publishing market and the strides being make by online booksellers.
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E-readers may edge out traditional print, despite learning quality

E-readers may edge out traditional print, despite learning quality | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
A recent New Yorker article pitted the merits of traditional books against the drawbacks of e-readers and electronic devices.
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Does "Novel" Now Mean Any Book? - Slate Magazine (blog)

Does "Novel" Now Mean Any Book? - Slate Magazine (blog) | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
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Does "Novel" Now Mean Any Book?
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Chrome Plug-in Turns Amazon into a Pirate eBook Site - The Digital Reader

Chrome Plug-in Turns Amazon into a Pirate eBook Site - The Digital Reader | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
I’ve often felt that ebook prices from certain major publishers were tantamount to highway robbery. Thanks to a new Chrome plugin we can now change that to high seas.
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Kindle Fire Gets Official Support for OverDrive App and ePub eBooks | The eBook Reader Blog

Kindle Fire Gets Official Support for OverDrive App and ePub eBooks | The eBook Reader Blog | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Last week OverDrive announced that the OverDrive Media Console app for Android is now officially available for the Kindle Fire and Kindle Fire HD tablets (Kindle Fire Gets Official Support for OverDrive App and ePub eBooks | The eBook Reader Blog ...
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O’Reilly Acquires Pearson’s Stake in Safari Books Online Ebook Subscription Service, Now Sole Owner | Digital Book World

O’Reilly Acquires Pearson’s Stake in Safari Books Online Ebook Subscription Service, Now Sole Owner | Digital Book World | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
In a vote of confidence for the ebook subscription model it pioneered, O'Reilly Media has acquired Pearson's 50% stake in Safari Books Online, a niche ebook (#dedillc O'Reilly Acquires Pearson's Stake in Safari Books Online Ebook Subscription Service,...
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Report: Library eBook Lending Lags the US in Much of the World - The Digital Reader

Report: Library eBook Lending Lags the US in Much of the World - The Digital Reader | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
A new report from the IFLA reminds us that annoyances like Penguin and other major US trade publishers restricting checkouts is truly a first world problem.
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Start-up Digital Publisher to Crowd-Source Ebook Plots - Digital Book World

Start-up Digital Publisher to Crowd-Source Ebook Plots - Digital Book World | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Start-up Digital Publisher to Crowd-Source Ebook Plots
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Entrepreneur Lori Colbeck will be bringing publishing to South Dakota in the form of a website that combines the talent of writers and the discerning appetite of readers.
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Sony reads the future, quits e-reader market says German report - Register

Sony reads the future, quits e-reader market says German report - Register | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Sony reads the future, quits e-reader market says German report Register Earlier this year, Sony decided to quit the North American e-book market and get Kobo to supply content for readers in the US and Canada.
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FastPencil Offers Self-publishing Services to Evernote Users : Publishing Perspectives

FastPencil Offers Self-publishing Services to Evernote Users : Publishing Perspectives | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
FastPencil partnered with Evernote to offer the ability to self-publish Evernote notes as print and ebooks, as well as offer distribution and sales.
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7 Great Resources and Forums for Self-Publishing Authors

7 Great Resources and Forums for Self-Publishing Authors | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Writers block? Feeling isolated? Dealing with rejection? Just need advice? Check out these seven resources for self-publishing authors.
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Simon & Schuster Moves to Build Publisher Brand With ‘Behind the Book’ Videos | Digital Book World

Simon & Schuster Moves to Build Publisher Brand With ‘Behind the Book’ Videos | Digital Book World | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
It's a question that's been floating around for years now: What do publishers do in an era when anyone can publish a book?
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Google Play Books 101: Managing your library

Google Play Books 101: Managing your library | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Google Play Books makes it easy to save books to your device, as well as remove and delete them As the name suggests, Google Play Books lets you purchase and read books on your Android device.
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Content-On-Demand: How Much Do Self-Publishing Authors Earn?

Content-On-Demand: How Much Do Self-Publishing Authors Earn? | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
RT @ebookPR: How Much Do Self-Publishing Authors Earn? #Writer #Novel
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Amazon and Kensington took 18 months to reach a one-year book sales deal $AMZN

Amazon and Kensington took 18 months to reach a one-year book sales deal $AMZN | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Kensington, a small New York book publisher, said it recently struck a new one-year contract with Amazon—after 18 months of negotiations. The lengthy process hints at the Amazon-Hachette standoff.
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Results of 2014 Digital Publishing Survey Published by Bowker and Digital Conversion Labs | LJ INFOdocket

Results of 2014 Digital Publishing Survey Published by Bowker and Digital Conversion Labs | LJ INFOdocket | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
From a Bowker News Release: Publishers are increasingly concerned with quality as they move towards digital productions, according to a new survey on trends in the digital publishing industry.
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A Major Revolution In The Book Industry Is Letting Novelists Make A Living

A Major Revolution In The Book Industry Is Letting Novelists Make A Living | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Self-publishing books online has become more accepted among authors because it is increasingly lucrative.
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Jackson's Lemuria defies e-book trend - Jackson Clarion Ledger

Jackson's Lemuria defies e-book trend - Jackson Clarion Ledger | Ebook and Publishing | Scoop.it
Jackson's Lemuria defies e-book trend
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In a day where many prognosticators regard bookstores as forgettable relics and e-books as the unstoppable future, one bookstore is defying the odds and publishing its own $75 book.
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