HDAVIES - 10/10/2012 - 15:42 - Libraries Transform
HDAVIES - 10/08/2012 - 15:15 - Libraries Transform
History of the Ebook: The Changing Face of Books Laura Manley & Robert P. Holley. Technical Services Quarterly. Volume 29, Issue 4, 2012 DOI:10.1080/07317131.2012.705731 The history of the ebook and e-readers began before World War II with Vannevar Bu ...
HDAVIES - 09/26/2012 - 09:35 - Libraries Transform
Managing Electronic Resources: A LITA Guide Edited by Ryan O. Weir Electronic resource management encompasses much more than turning on and off resources and tracking usage. This guide provides advice on the tools and best practices to help you tac ...
RGERBER - 12/03/2012 - 15:42 - Libraries Transform
R. Anthony Reese – “The First Sale Doctrine in the Era of Digital Networks” This paper by a law professor from the University of California begins with the origins of copyright law's first-sale doctrine which stems from a 1908 Supreme Court case that ...
HDAVIES - 10/12/2012 - 13:04 - 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
Digital Copyright Protection: Issues in the Digital Library Environment S.G. Hombal, K.N. Prasad Today, these institutions [libraries, museums, etc.] are crippled by a parallel harmonization of limitations and exceptions thrust upon them by technology ( ...
HDAVIES - 10/10/2012 - 15:14 - 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
Verso – “2010 Survey of Book-Buying Behavior: Presented at Digital Book World, January 26, 2011” Some of the findings: 90% of e-reader owners will continue to buy print books; e-reader owners buy about the same number of print and digital books; predict ...
HDAVIES - 10/08/2012 - 15:38 - Libraries Transform
Libraries, patrons, and e-books Kathryn Zickuhr, Lee Rainie, Kristen Purcell, Mary Madden and Joanna Brenner 12% of readers of e-books borrowed an e-book from the library in the past year. But a majority of Americans do not know that this service is provi ...
HDAVIES - 09/24/2012 - 15:22 - Libraries Transform