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At a Library, an Outpouring of Support, and New Dolls

At a Library, an Outpouring of Support, and New Dolls | The Need to Read | Scoop.it
The story of an American Girl doll on loan at a New York library branch elicited many offers, though library officials said they were so overwhelmed that they could not accept doll donations.
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What a great idea!  Maybe an American Girl Doll in Mendon is needed!

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National Libraries Day - Fingerprints and Footprints

National Libraries Day - Fingerprints and Footprints | The Need to Read | Scoop.it
An Interactive Forensic Workshop \r\n\nJoin Ian Gillard for a fun workshop and even go home with your own set of fingerprints\r\n\n \nThe workshop is for adults and children age 13 or above (who are accompanied by an adult)\n \r\n\nPlaces are very...
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Why Do We Have to Choose Between Print and Digital?

Why Do We Have to Choose Between Print and Digital? | The Need to Read | Scoop.it

"Bundling is an age-old merchandising technique in which customers are offered a discount if they purchase two related products. In the case of books, it’s a combo of two formats, print edition and e-book. Though the technical barriers to delivering both in one transaction are coming down, the real issue is how much to charge for the bundle."

 

In this article, Richard Curtis offers several bundling strategies, though he personally believes that the ebook version should be included free of charge with the purchase of the print edition.  So, why do we have to choose between print and digital?

 

More details in: Bundling: Publishing’s Next Battleground at this link: http://curtisagency.com/blog/2010/08/bundling-publishings-next-battleground.html

 


Via Fe Angela M. Verzosa
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What's your choice:  Print or digital?

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