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Creating Communities Through Makerspaces by Buffy Hamilton Atlanta ...

Unfortunately, I did not get to present due to a family medical crisis, but here are my slides for anyone interested in the topic.

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Kindles and Nooks and E-Readers, Oh My! | Zing Blog by Quicken ...

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iStock E Reader Kindles and Nooks and E Readers, Oh My! Last summer, I ... An Amazon Prime Membership allows you to borrow one free e-book each month from the Kindle Owners' Lending Library. 

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Life With E-Books

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Discussions between libraries and the big six publishers over e-book lending have grabbed headlines in 2012, but despite cordial statements from each side about the benefits of communication, a report released this month from the American Library...

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Are E-Books Greener Than Printed Books?

That's one reason why TechSoup is doing a webinar on the subject, on Wednesday, August 29 at 11 a.m. Pacific time, called E-Readers for Everyone: Teaching Tips from Trainers.
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Apple iPad Impressive, but Kindle Not Dead Yet; In-Stat Available for ...

Apple iPad Impressive, but Kindle Not Dead Yet; In-Stat Available for ... | Library ebooks & ereaders | Scoop.it
However, just because iPad has launched and is an impressive device, In-Stat(http://www.in-stat.com)cautions individuals who are quick to write off the e-Reader segment. Â The market, which includes e-readers like the Amazon Kindle and ...
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Life in a Inquiry Driven, Technology-Embedded, Connected Classroom: English | Powerful Learning Practice

Life in a Inquiry Driven, Technology-Embedded, Connected Classroom: English | Powerful Learning Practice | Library ebooks & ereaders | Scoop.it

"One of the most important things we can do is teach our students how to use social media wisely, and how social media can be used for social good. My students started by creating a Flickr feed, Facebook page, a YouTube account, a Tumblr blog, and a Twitter account..."


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About The IPad And Kindle Books And E-Readers

About The IPad And Kindle Books And E-Readers | Library ebooks & ereaders | Scoop.it
Electronic books for the iPad and Kindle books have blown away the literary and educational print market. There are numerous companies selling pills and e-Readers, but Apple and Amazon are the ringleaders throttling the ...
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Kindle And Sony Will Launch "New" Ereaders - Really New ...

Kindle And Sony Will Launch "New" Ereaders - Really New ... | Library ebooks & ereaders | Scoop.it
Once again we are at that annual moment when the big ereader makers announce they are launching shiny new ereaders, but is there going to be anything new? ... 1000 000 Ebooks For Africa. Kindle Schools ...
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190 FREE Kindle eBooks - amazon.com

190 FREE Kindle eBooks - amazon.com | Library ebooks & ereaders | Scoop.it
Find and share deals and reviews on 190 FREE Kindle eBooks at dealspl.us. Amazon.com offers this for FREE, Free shipping. belarus94 shared on May 01, 2012.

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Print books preferred to iPad ebooks by both parents and kids in ...

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The survey participants, however, were all iPad owners, with no figures or findings for dedicated e-readers. Many respondents who don't read iPad ebooks with their children expressed concerns over excessive screen time, .... it appears that paper/print isn't going away any time soon.

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States reach $69 million ebook pricing settlement with publishers

States reach $69 million ebook pricing settlement with publishers | Library ebooks & ereaders | Scoop.it
Ebook buyers in 54 states and territories are set to receive $69 million in a settlement between the states and HarperCollins, Hachette and Simon & Schuster.
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Amazon's 6 Sept event: Is there a new Kindle on the way? | Firstpost

Amazon's 6 Sept event: Is there a new Kindle on the way? | Firstpost | Library ebooks & ereaders | Scoop.it
Amazon did not reveal the nature of the coming announcement, but the event is being organised by the company's Kindle business, which includes its dominant e-book offering and devices such as e-readers and the Kindle Fire tablet computer.
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Top 5 E-Readers | Best Seedbox

Top 5 E-Readers | Best Seedbox | Library ebooks & ereaders | Scoop.it
As well as the pre-programed iBooks app, which now allows you to purchase and download textbooks, the Apple app store contains numerous apps that enable you to read ebooks on the device, including a Kindle app.
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E-Books, I'll Miss You

E-Books, I'll Miss You | Library ebooks & ereaders | Scoop.it
A gadget lover ends a long-term relationship with his e-reader and rediscovers the joys of paper.

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Hyperink Startup eBook Bundle deal - MightyDeals

Hyperink Startup eBook Bundle deal - MightyDeals | Library ebooks & ereaders | Scoop.it
The eBook Startup Bundle-only $7. Buy now $7. Value ... Each book includes various DRM-free PDF, ePub, and mobi versions so you can enjoy them on your Kindle, Nook, iPad, computer, or other eReaders. This bundle includes: Burning ...
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How to install Blio on a Kindle Fire

Instructions for installing Blio on a Kindle Fire for use with Baker & Taylor's Axis 360 library ebook service.

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