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Gathering resources about the variety of mobile ebook devices
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iPad Kindergarten Research Starts Turning up Results

iPad Kindergarten Research Starts Turning up Results | Ebook Devices | Scoop.it
Maine students showed modest gains in their literacy assessment scores through a combination of systemwide changes.
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Why We Won’t Purchase More Kindles at The Unquiet Library

Why We Won’t Purchase More Kindles at The Unquiet Library | Ebook Devices | Scoop.it
We're back in The Unquiet Library this week as preplanning has begun, and I've been energized, excited (and a little happily exhausted) by the collaborative planning sessions I've been engaging in ...
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Ken Morrison's comment, August 22, 2012 6:01 PM
Thank you for sharing this important information. That is very sad that Amazon is not flexible on this issue. I am curious if it is because they want potential customer email addresses. I know that their plan is to lose money on the hardware with the idea of having a store in everyone's hands. This is a major stumbling block towards integration into the classroom. Again, thanks for sharing. BTw I love the concept of unquiet library.
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Penguin halts libraries - eBooks Mall

Penguin halts libraries - eBooks Mall | Ebook Devices | Scoop.it
Penguin Group is the latest company to balk at allowing libraries to lend digital copies of its books to patrons. The book publisher, whose imprints include Viking, Riverhead Books, and Dutton, among others, has suspended ...
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mobilary - home

mobilary - home | Ebook Devices | Scoop.it

Mobilary is a project of the Chicago Public Schools Department of Libraries & Information Services. Its purpose is to provide recommendation for the implementation of mobile technologies in our district's school library programs to successfully impact teaching and learning.

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As Kindle Fire Faces Critics, Remedies Are Promised

As Kindle Fire Faces Critics, Remedies Are Promised | Ebook Devices | Scoop.it
Amazon does not say so, but the company is soon likely to release an improved version of the device, which is generating a lot of negative customer feedback.
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For Libraries and Publishers, an E-Book Tug of War

For Libraries and Publishers, an E-Book Tug of War | Ebook Devices | Scoop.it
Several publishers have barred libraries from buying their e-books, saying that allowing unlimited e-reading isn’t a sustainable business model. But one publisher is trying a different approach.
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eBooks and eReaders « The Unquiet Librarian

eBooks and eReaders « The Unquiet Librarian | Ebook Devices | Scoop.it

virtual ebook summit opening keynote panel featuring Robin Nesbitt and John Palfrey .

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Baldwin County libraries add smartphone app - Topix

Baldwin County libraries add smartphone app - Topix | Ebook Devices | Scoop.it
Baldwin County libraries add smartphone app: Need to check out a book while on the go? That's no longer a proble...
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Kindle Fire’s User Experience Disappoints, Notably with Reading — The Digital Shift

Kindle Fire’s User Experience Disappoints, Notably with Reading — The Digital Shift | Ebook Devices | Scoop.it

Amazon’s Kindle Fire offers “a disappointedly poor user experience,” according to usability expert Jakob Nielsen, principal of the Nielsen Norman Group (NNG).

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