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Navigating E-books in Education
How, Why and When of providing E-books in schools.
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Ebooks are actually not books—schools among first to realizing this fact | Digital Book World

Ebooks are actually not books—schools among first to realizing this fact | Digital Book World | Navigating E-books in Education | Scoop.it
Schools are realizing that ebooks are not books at all—they are software and they should be sold the way software is sold.
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eSchool News – Current Issue | eSchool News

"Schools confront digital textbook challenges" by Laura Devaney

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THE Journal February 2013

"Off the Shelves: Libraries are redefining their lending mission in the age of digital devices and content." by Bridget McCrea

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The e-reading advantage - Home - Doug Johnson's Blue Skunk Blog

The e-reading advantage - Home - Doug Johnson's Blue Skunk Blog | Navigating E-books in Education | Scoop.it
Last month, Ryan Bretag wrote about an experiment in his school where students, often reluctant to...

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Andrea Ange's comment, February 8, 2013 8:02 AM
I love Doug. He is so much fun to read unlike some of our rather dry thinkers in education. Thanks for reminding me to check his blog Buffy!
Buffy J. Hamilton's comment, February 8, 2013 9:10 AM
I love Doug, too! You are welcome!
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Click-Happy with Bookmarklets and Extensions | ALA TechSource

Click-Happy with Bookmarklets and Extensions | ALA TechSource | Navigating E-books in Education | Scoop.it

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Can the iPad Rescue a Struggling American Education System? | Gadget Lab | Wired.com

Can the iPad Rescue a Struggling American Education System? | Gadget Lab | Wired.com | Navigating E-books in Education | Scoop.it
Tablets are reinventing how students access and interact with educational material, and how teachers assess and monitor students’ performance at a time when many schools are understaffed and many classrooms overcrowded.
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Introducing the Book as iPad App

Slides for ALA webinar, March 1, 2013.

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Can E-Books and Libraries Coexist?

E-reader owners read more books in a year than their print-only counterparts. Is print really a dying medium?

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Relaunching Ebooks for Libraries website | David Lee King

Relaunching Ebooks for Libraries website | David Lee King | Navigating E-books in Education | Scoop.it
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l5anyt9jooI My library created EbooksforLibraries.com earlier this year as an online petition to the Big Six publishers (read
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Aggregate, Curate and Create Your Own Textbook

Aggregate, Curate and Create Your Own Textbook | Navigating E-books in Education | Scoop.it
With information being ubiquitous, I believe that teachers can (and should) take control of their courses by creating their own interactive textbooks.
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