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Brain Hive | eBooks on demand for K-12 libraries

Brain Hive | eBooks on demand for K-12 libraries | Booknotes | Scoop.it
eBooks on Demand for K-12 School Libraries. Brain Hive� is the easy and affordable way to add thousands of eBooks to your school library collection. $1.00 per eBook checkout.
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Going ebook: The future of long-form content

Going ebook: The future of long-form content | Booknotes | Scoop.it
Long-form content is headed back to the business model of the pamphlet, with short works selling at low price points and in large quantity. I've had a suspicion that this would happen ...
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Books vs. screens: Which should your kids be reading?

Books vs. screens: Which should your kids be reading? | Booknotes | Scoop.it
Margaret Atwood sees screen-based reading as helping drive literacy, but scientists warn of Internet-driven ‘mind change’ that could replace deeper thought with ‘Twitter brain’...
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6 Great Platforms Where Students Share Book Reviews and Reading Recommendations

6 Great Platforms Where Students Share Book Reviews and Reading Recommendations | Booknotes | Scoop.it
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HarperCollins Launches Community Reading Site for Teens | Digital Book World

HarperCollins Launches Community Reading Site for Teens | Digital Book World | Booknotes | Scoop.it
HarperCollins has launched a community reading site, Epic Reads, aimed at connecting teens with the publisher's books and authors.
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446 Places for Free Books Online

446 Places for Free Books Online | Booknotes | Scoop.it
The best freeware reviews presented to you by Gizmo's team of experts. Gizmo's Freeware is the most respected source of advice on the web for choosing the best free software.
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As The Age Of The Physical Book Retreats, The Cult Of The Physical Book Advances - Forbes

As The Age Of The Physical Book Retreats, The Cult Of The Physical Book Advances - Forbes | Booknotes | Scoop.it

Indeed, if the idea of curating is one of the most significant cultural forms of the 21st century (and I believe it is, given the volume of cultural material available to us at this moment in history), the small, well-curated bookstore will not simply thrive as a commercial enterprise, it will be culturally indispensable.

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Digital reading: Kindle kids | The Bookseller

Digital reading: Kindle kids | The Bookseller | Booknotes | Scoop.it
This is a group of around 20 Year Five and Year Six pupils, aged between nine and 11, from St Joseph's CE primary school in Camden, who kindly let The Bookseller know what they think about e-books, enhanced e-books, book apps, digital reading devices and how they would like to use them.
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Will E-Books Destroy the Democratizing Effects of Reading? - Technology Review

Will E-Books Destroy the Democratizing Effects of Reading? - Technology Review | Booknotes | Scoop.it
Could Abraham Lincoln have become president of the United States in a world in which poor children lack access to physical books?
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Publishers take note: the iPad is altering the very concept of a 'book'

If the success of Amazon's Kindle has made print publishers relax, they're in for a nasty surprise

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