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  1. New Ebook Platform from McGraw-Hill Professional Offers Unlimited Concurrent Usage

    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

  2. Publishing in the Digital Era

    “Publishing in the Digital Era: a Bain & Co. Study”  This report has several interesting graphs and statistics, and includes the prediction that 15 percent to 25 percent of book sales will shift to digital format by 2015, and that the shift to digital ...

    HDAVIES - 09/21/2012 - 14:20 - Libraries Transform

  3. The Section 108 Study Group Report

    The Section 108 Study Group Report, 2008 Subtitle: Independent Report sponsored by The United States Copyright Office and the National Digital Information Infrastructure and Preservation Program of the Library of Congress. This group included lawyers, rep ...

    HDAVIES - 09/21/2012 - 13:51 - Libraries Transform

  4. Horizon Report 2011

    "Horizon Report 2011." The content of electronic books and the social activities they enable, rather than the device used to access them, are the keys to their popularity; nearly everyone carries some device that can function as an electronic re ...

    HDAVIES - 09/21/2012 - 13:48 - Libraries Transform

  5. Horizon Report 2010

    "Horizon Report 2010." Already firmly established in the public sector, electronic books are gaining a foothold on campuses as well, where they serve as a cost-effective and portable alternative to heavy textbooks and supplemental reading select ...

    HDAVIES - 09/21/2012 - 13:46 - Libraries Transform

  6. Future of Books

    Glazer, Sarah. "Future of Books." CQ Researcher 29, May 2009: 473-500. Web. 13 May 2011. Report on the future of books with a focus on eBooks while exploring issues, background, and outlooks in the industry ...

    HDAVIES - 09/21/2012 - 13:42 - Libraries Transform

  7. Expanding eBooks: Purchasing and lending at Canadian public libraries

    Expanding eBooks: Purchasing and lending at Canadian public libraries. August 2011.  Publishers and libraries need eBook models that make sense and maintain a strong book industry in Canada. The following paper provides background to the conversation betw ...

    HDAVIES - 09/21/2012 - 13:25 - Libraries Transform

  8. How eBook Catalogs at Public Libraries Drive Publishers’ Book Sales and Profits

    How eBook Catalogs at Public Libraries Drive Publishers’ Book Sales and Profits- OverDrive Data presented in this white paper will demonstrate the ability of public libraries to drive sales of print and digital content   ...

    HDAVIES - 09/19/2012 - 15:55 - Libraries Transform

  9. Multiethnic Books for the Middle-School Curriculum

    Multiethnic Books for the Middle-School Curriculum Cherri Jones and J. B. Petty Focusing on titles dealing with ethnic and religious groups both in the U.S. and around the world, this useful resource makes it easy for teachers and librarians working with ...

    HDAVIES - 10/12/2012 - 13:57 - Libraries Transform

  10. Film Programming for Public Libraries

      Film Programming for Public Libraries Kati Irons for PLA Screening movies is a fun, engaging way to bring people of all ages into the library, and this book offers the tools to make movie programming a reality at any public library.  Irons, a public lib ...

    HDAVIES - 10/12/2012 - 13:42 - Libraries Transform