eBooks in Libraries
822 views | +0 today
Follow
eBooks in Libraries
An exploration of how eBooks and eBook technology can be used in libraries.
Curated by Donna Clark
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Donna Clark
Scoop.it!

Library eBooks Coming Soon to Amazon Kindle! But At What Cost? | Library Renewal

Library eBooks Coming Soon to Amazon Kindle! But At What Cost? | Library Renewal | eBooks in Libraries | Scoop.it
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Donna Clark
Scoop.it!

Amazon’s Kindle to Make Library E-Books Available

Amazon’s Kindle to Make Library E-Books Available | eBooks in Libraries | Scoop.it
Amazon has significantly increased the potential visibility of library e-books by opening up its popular Kindle reading device to these books for the first time.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Donna Clark
Scoop.it!

Free ebooks, bargain books and book reviews for the Amazon Kindle, nook, kobo, Sony and other ereaders from Books on The Knob

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Donna Clark
Scoop.it!

A Visit From the Goon Squad iPad app review - Telegraph

A Visit From the Goon Squad iPad app review - Telegraph | eBooks in Libraries | Scoop.it
Shane Richmond reviews A Visit from the Goon Squad, an app that combines book,
audiobook and bonus material into an interesting package.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Donna Clark
Scoop.it!

British Library releases rare titles as ebooks - Telegraph

British Library releases rare titles as ebooks - Telegraph | eBooks in Libraries | Scoop.it
The British Library has made Lewis Carroll’s handwritten and illustrated
version of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland available as an enhanced ebook.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Donna Clark
Scoop.it!

Will Ebooks Destroy the Democratizing Effects of Reading? - Technology Review

Will Ebooks Destroy the Democratizing Effects of Reading? - Technology Review | eBooks in Libraries | Scoop.it
Could Abraham Lincoln have become president of the United States in a world in which poor children lack access to physical books?
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Donna Clark
Scoop.it!

No Shelf Required — A moderated discussion of the issues surrounding eBooks, for librarians and publishers.

No Shelf Required — A moderated discussion of the issues surrounding eBooks, for librarians and publishers. | eBooks in Libraries | Scoop.it
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Donna Clark
Scoop.it!

The Majority of All eReader Owners Now Female | The Kindle Shops

The Majority of All eReader Owners Now Female | The Kindle Shops | eBooks in Libraries | Scoop.it
The tech industry may be the world’s biggest boy’s club but women are (kindle skins !
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Donna Clark
Scoop.it!

Amazon's Kindle Library Lending service rolls in to Seattle, in full beta regalia

Amazon's Kindle Library Lending service rolls in to Seattle, in full beta regalia | eBooks in Libraries | Scoop.it
Engadget (Amazon's Kindle Library Lending service rolls in to Seattle, in full beta regalia http://j.mp/q9noyU #amazon #kindle #librarylending...)...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Donna Clark
Scoop.it!

In E-Books, Publishing Houses Have a Rival in News Sites

In E-Books, Publishing Houses Have a Rival in News Sites | eBooks in Libraries | Scoop.it
Swiftly and at little cost, newspapers, magazines and sites like The Huffington Post are publishing their own version of e-books.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Donna Clark
Scoop.it!

The Fight Over the Future of Digital Books

The Fight Over the Future of Digital Books | eBooks in Libraries | Scoop.it
A lawsuit between the Authors Guild and a host of university libraries reflects the growing tension between creators and holders of books...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Donna Clark
Scoop.it!

Will Amazon's 'Digital Library' Kill the Physical One? Let's Hope Not - Technology Review

Will Amazon's 'Digital Library' Kill the Physical One? Let's Hope Not - Technology Review | eBooks in Libraries | Scoop.it
Amazon is in talks to launch a Netflix-like service for e-books. What does it mean for the old-fashioned library?
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Donna Clark
Scoop.it!

EBSCO Publishing’s eBook Collection Increases Significantly with Release of New Subject Sets

Customer Feedback Plays Large Role in Choice of New Subjects...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Donna Clark
Scoop.it!

Tablet Takeover Suggests Ereader's Demise

Tablet Takeover Suggests Ereader's Demise | eBooks in Libraries | Scoop.it
The ereader's days are numbered. Though 6 million ereaders were sold in 2010, experts predict it is all downhill from here for these devices, which will be edged out by the growing number of increasingly affordable tablets on the market.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Donna Clark
Scoop.it!

The Waste Land iPad app review - Telegraph

The Waste Land iPad app review - Telegraph | eBooks in Libraries | Scoop.it
Shane Richmond reviews The Waste Land for iPad, an app version of the poem
enhanced with audio, video and photographs.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Donna Clark
Scoop.it!

Papercut aims to reinvent storytelling for the iPad - Telegraph

Papercut aims to reinvent storytelling for the iPad - Telegraph | eBooks in Libraries | Scoop.it
A new app that takes an interactive approach to storytelling has leapt to the
top of the charts in the App Store. Shane Richmond talks to one of its
creators.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Donna Clark
Scoop.it!

Could ebooks open a new chapter in legal publishing?

Could ebooks open a new chapter in legal publishing? | eBooks in Libraries | Scoop.it
Thom Dyke: Affordable access to law books could help not just practitioners, but also litigants forced to represent themselves in court...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Donna Clark
Scoop.it!

Survey Shows 11% of Ebook Publishers Don’t Read Ebooks

Survey Shows 11% of Ebook Publishers Don’t Read Ebooks | eBooks in Libraries | Scoop.it
Share this:ShareStumbleUponRedditFacebookDigg (Survey Shows 11% of Ebook Publishers Don’t Read Ebooks http://t.co/UZthbvrk...)...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Donna Clark
Scoop.it!

28 Free kindle ebook downloads | Freenology - Free Samples, Magazines, Stuff, Money, What?

28 Free kindle ebook downloads | Freenology - Free Samples, Magazines, Stuff, Money, What? | eBooks in Libraries | Scoop.it
These kindle ebooks can be read on the kindle, but also on your computer with the kindle program , or the kindle app on many different mobile devices. There have also been a lot of other free kindle ebooks posted here , so be sure to check those out.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Donna Clark
Scoop.it!

Kindle books available at over 11,000 libraries | TeleRead: News and views on e-books, libraries, publishing and related topics

Kindle books available at over 11,000 libraries | TeleRead: News and views on e-books, libraries, publishing and related topics | eBooks in Libraries | Scoop.it
From the Amazon website: Borrow Kindle Books from Your Local Library You can check out a Kindle book from your local library and read it on any generation (RT @paulkbiba: Kindle books available at over 11,000 libraries -
more...
No comment yet.