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calibre - E-book management

calibre - E-book management | eLearning and Blended Learning in Higher Education | Scoop.it
calibre: The one stop solution for all your e-book needs. Comprehensive e-book software.

 

calibre is a free and open source e-book library management application developed by users of e-books for users of e-books. It has a cornucopia of features divided into the following main categories:

- Library Management

- E-book conversion

- Syncing to e-book reader devices

- Downloading news from the web and converting it into e-book form

- Comprehensive e-book viewer

- Content server for online access to your book collection

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THE LIBRARY IS [JUST] A PHILOSOPHY (it’s not about the chairs) - The Ubiquitous Librarian - The Chronicle of Higher Education

THE LIBRARY IS [JUST] A PHILOSOPHY (it’s not about the chairs) - The Ubiquitous Librarian - The Chronicle of Higher Education | eLearning and Blended Learning in Higher Education | Scoop.it

In this manner– libraries are just a philosophy too. Learning Commons. Institutional Repositories. Special Collections. Information Literacy. All that stuff is just a theory. It’s a set of beliefs that we are attempting to translate into a tangible form.

 

I think sometimes (most times?) we get caught up in (obsessed with?) the materiality —but it’s really about what the materiality enables, not the other way around.

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