California Gov Signs Landmark Digital Textbook Bill In a move that some feel is another blow to the big business of traditional publishing, California Governor Jerry Brown signed legislation that will give the California college systems the push they need ...
HDAVIES - 10/10/2012 - 11:31 - Libraries Transform
D igital Book World Interesting blog concerning eBooks and digital publishing news for the 21st century ...
HDAVIES - 10/10/2012 - 13:16 - Libraries Transform
Publishers Weigh In On The Future of Ebooks Publisher’s Weekly posted an article on its blog that allowed various publishing industry professionals from a variety of outlets to expand on the generally accepted prediction that ebooks will make up 50% of to ...
HDAVIES - 10/10/2012 - 13:21 - Libraries Transform
Publishers Weekly: “E-Books Rock,” by Daisy Maryles For the first time in PW 's 100+ years of annual features on bestsellers, the magazine collected statistics on e-book sales. This first report was spotty, since many publishers declined to share th ...
HDAVIES - 10/10/2012 - 15:04 - Libraries Transform
Adobe Digital Editions Supported Devices. A list of of devices that support Adobe PDF and EPUB content. ...
HDAVIES - 10/08/2012 - 15:51 - Libraries Transform
“The Future of Academic Reading—BGSU Discussion” A day-long session at Bowling Green State University in March, 2011 explored this topic with students, faculty, and administrators, who gave examples of how they read digital information, including specific ...
HDAVIES - 09/21/2012 - 15:56 - Libraries Transform
Frequently Asked E-book Questions by Public Librarians. Prepared by the OITP E-book Task Force, June 2011. The OITP E-book Task Force is responding to FAQs sent to us by public librarians. ...
HDAVIES - 09/21/2012 - 15:30 - Libraries Transform
Against the Grain – “The Future of the Textbook” In 2008, the digital textbook market was worth around $1.5 billion. By 2013, the market is expected to grow to approximately $4.1 billion. By 2020 digital textbooks are expected to generate around $8.3 bi ...
HDAVIES - 09/21/2012 - 15:26 - Libraries Transform
Michael Kelley- "New Ebook Platform from McGraw-Hill Professional Offers Unlimited Concurrent Usage,"- Library Journal McGraw-Hill Professional launched a new ebook platform on May 13 that offers libraries one-to-four-year subscription plans an ...
HDAVIES - 09/21/2012 - 15:21 - Libraries Transform