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An exploration of how eBooks and eBook technology can be used in libraries.
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Linda Grant: Ebooks help me see into a writer's mind

Linda Grant: Ebooks help me see into a writer's mind | eBooks in Libraries | Scoop.it
When I was 20 I was immensely proud of the rows of grey-spined Penguin Modern Classics in my bookcase.
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Our Ebook Future | The Digital Shift

Our Ebook Future | The Digital Shift | eBooks in Libraries | Scoop.it

The reading ecosystem is evolving fast, even as you read this. Facing the rapid transition to ebooks together, rather than in isolated camps, librarians, publishers, authors, and readers can ensure that we meet our missions on all fronts. 

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Top 10 Downloaded Adult Fiction From The Library - eBookNewser

Top 10 Downloaded Adult Fiction From The Library - eBookNewser | eBooks in Libraries | Scoop.it
Top 10 Downloaded Adult Fiction From The Library...
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'Harry Potter' E-Books Launch Delayed Until 2012 - The Hollywood Reporter

'Harry Potter' E-Books Launch Delayed Until 2012 - The Hollywood Reporter | eBooks in Libraries | Scoop.it
The Pottermore creators said that the electronic books said the postponement will allow them to focus on bringing "as many people as possible" to the website.
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Librarians fear over digital stalemate | The Bookseller

Librarians fear over digital stalemate | The Bookseller | eBooks in Libraries | Scoop.it
Book Publishing Industry News. Regular news updates from The Bookseller's news desk.
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How Should Publishers Respond to eBook Errors? - GalleyCat

How Should Publishers Respond to eBook Errors? - GalleyCat | eBooks in Libraries | Scoop.it
How Should Publishers Respond to eBook Errors?
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Donate a Kindle – Kindles for Troops (K4T) — E-Books for Troops

Donate a Kindle – Kindles for Troops (K4T) — E-Books for Troops | eBooks in Libraries | Scoop.it
Kindles for Troops (K4T) is a terrific program that enables you to donate your pre-owned Kindle reader to a soldier who is deployed overseas.
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The History 2.0 Classroom: Create eBooks...on an iPad...for Free!

The History 2.0 Classroom: Create eBooks...on an iPad...for Free! | eBooks in Libraries | Scoop.it

Easy steps to creating epub ebook from a web page!

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Discuss Ebooks as they unfold in real time with Kobo Pulse

Discuss Ebooks as they unfold in real time with Kobo Pulse | eBooks in Libraries | Scoop.it
As part of last week's F8 conference, e-book retailer Kobo has introduced a new feature to its app allowing you to read ebook and converse with friend...
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Mental Graffiti: Will Amazon Offer Purchasing and/or Donation Options for Library-Owed E-Books?

Mental Graffiti: Will Amazon Offer Purchasing and/or Donation Options for Library-Owed E-Books? | eBooks in Libraries | Scoop.it

It may already have happened, but if not, I am wondering how long it will take Amazon to offer a purchasing and/or donation option for library “owed” e-book titles.

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Amazon Kindle Fire explodes onto tablet scene - Chicago Sun-Times

Amazon Kindle Fire explodes onto tablet scene - Chicago Sun-Times | eBooks in Libraries | Scoop.it
ANDY IHNATKO: The prognosticators were mostly right about what Amazon would be offering in its new lineup of Kindle devices, including its foray into the tablet wars with the Fire.
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Public Library eBooks on the Amazon Kindle - We Got Screwed

Public Library eBooks on the Amazon Kindle - We Got Screwed | eBooks in Libraries | Scoop.it
Don't get me wrong, as a consumer I was celebrating as much as the next guy (or gal) last week about library ebooks (from OverDrive) FINALLY being available on the ever popular Amazon Kindle. I love my Kindle, I've written about it.
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Lulu.com Announces Partnership With Barnes & Noble

Lulu.com Announces Partnership With Barnes & Noble | eBooks in Libraries | Scoop.it

Lulu, the leader in self-publishing, has partnered with Barnes & Noble, Inc.

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Amazon retroactively replaces Reamde, repelled readers revolt | TeleRead: News and views on e-books, libraries, publishing and related topics

Amazon retroactively replaces Reamde, repelled readers revolt | TeleRead: News and views on e-books, libraries, publishing and related topics | eBooks in Libraries | Scoop.it
Amazon remade its Kindle edition of Neal Stephenson’s new novel Reamde, and is now getting reamed by disgruntled readers, GalleyCat and CNet report.
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Ebooks:Our Literary Future

Ebooks:Our Literary Future | eBooks in Libraries | Scoop.it

This is an excellent article about digital publishing and the changes readers are facing.

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E-books push Phoenix-area libraries into a new era - Arizona News from The Arizona Republic

E-books push Phoenix-area libraries into a new era - Arizona News from The Arizona Republic...
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The Tale of Two E-Reader Pilots: Embracing Technology (Part 1) | Worldreader Blog

The Tale of Two E-Reader Pilots: Embracing Technology (Part 1) | Worldreader Blog | eBooks in Libraries | Scoop.it

This is a great discussion of eReader pilots in Clearwater, Fla. and Africa.

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eBooks, Privacy, and the Library

In the past week, the eBooks in libraries topic grew even “hotter” when OverDrive and Amazon.com announced that their eBook lending partnership was going live for all OverDrive partner librari...
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Ebook Summit 2011: "Don't Buy Ebooks"

Ebook Summit 2011: "Don't Buy Ebooks" | eBooks in Libraries | Scoop.it

I don't think you should buy ebooks for your library. Nothing personal, this is just math. Right now, ebooks only make economic sense when purchased as part of a consortium.

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CHART OF THE DAY: When Will Kindles Be Free?

CHART OF THE DAY: When Will Kindles Be Free? | eBooks in Libraries | Scoop.it
A look at the shrinking price of a Kindle.
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Digital Bookmobile coming to Germantown

Digital Bookmobile coming to Germantown | eBooks in Libraries | Scoop.it
If you have a library card, you can learn how to download free digital books and an event next month will make it even easier for you to learn how.The Digital Bookmobile, an 18-wheeler packed full of gadgets, will be coming to the Germantown...
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A New Kind of Book› My New Book Project: “Breaking the Page”

I’m delighted to report that I signed a deal with O’Reilly last week to publish my next book, tentatively titled Breaking the Page: Transforming Books and the Reading Experience.

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Library eBooks for Amazon® Kindle

Learn how to browse, checkout and get library eBooks on Amazon® Kindle. This video is for demonstration purposes only. The website process may vary slightly ...
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Survey Results: How Ebook Buyers Discover Books…09.26.11

Survey Results: How Ebook Buyers Discover Books…09.26.11 | eBooks in Libraries | Scoop.it

How eBook Buyers Discover Books!

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The Future of the Book

The Future of the Book | eBooks in Libraries | Scoop.it
Bestselling author Sam Harris explains his current solution to the strange new media world—and why he’s publishing short ebooks.
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