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8 predictions about digital publishing's future

8 predictions about digital publishing's future | Digital Publishing | Scoop.it
It doesn't take a look in a crystal ball to see that e-books are here to stay, but Rob D. Young of Lit Reactor thought he'd take a stab at fortune-telling anyway and make eight predictions about th...
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eBooks will become more normal, Publishers will adapt or die out, and Authors will be more like publicists - the future we have to look forward to!

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Library eBooks: The Role of Libraries in the Book Discovery Process

Sourcebooks and OverDrive are partnering on a pilot program that will allow library patrons worldwide the opportunity to read New York Times bestselling author Michael Malone’s acclaimed novel “The Four Corners of the Sky” in ebook format. The Big Library Read is a no cost program in which libraries worldwide promote from their lending catalog a single ebook to their patrons. In addition to creating a global “library book club,” it’s designed to generate data about the positive exposure and sales influence library ebook catalogs provide to authors and publishers.


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What Will Textbooks of the Future Look Like? Inkling Thinks It Knows

What Will Textbooks of the Future Look Like? Inkling Thinks It Knows | Digital Publishing | Scoop.it
Textbooks of the future will be highly interactive, non-linear, cloud-based, integrating all types of media, search and social sharing according to the creators of the Inkling publishing platform.

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