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  1. Reading Revolutions: Online Digital Text and Implications for Reading in Academe

    Reading Revolutions: Online Digital Text and Implications for Reading in Academe Barry W. Cull. First Monday. Volume 16, Number 6- 6 June 2011. While the Internet is a text–saturated world, reading online screens tends to be significantly different from r ...

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

  2. Ebooks and Interlibrary Loan: Licensed to Fill?

    Ebooks and Interlibrary Loan: Licensed to Fill? Frederiksen, Linda & Cummings, Joel & Cummings, Lara & Carroll, Diane; Jul/Aug2011, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p117-131 DOI: 10.1080/1072303X.2011.585102 Database: Library, Information Science & Techno ...

    HDAVIES - 10/10/2012 - 15:25 - Libraries Transform

  3. Ebooks in libraries: an overview of the current situation

    Ebooks in libraries: an overview of the current situation Ashcroft, Linda.Library Management; Sep2011, Vol. 32 Issue 6/7, p398-407. Purpose – This paper aims to provide an overview of the current situation regarding ebooks in both academic and public libr ...

    HDAVIES - 10/10/2012 - 15:37 - Libraries Transform

  4. Biz of Acq — Promoting eBooks at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore.

    Biz of Acq — Promoting eBooks at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore Nyirenda, Cynthia. Against the Grain; Jun2012, Vol.24 Issue 3, p61-62. Database: Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts with Full Text The article presents research ...

    HDAVIES - 10/08/2012 - 15:12 - Libraries Transform

  5. User perceptions of ebooks versus print books for class reserves in an academic library

    User perceptions of ebooks versus print books for class reserves in an academic library Rojeski, Mara. Reference Services Review 2012, Vol. 40 Issue 2, p228-241. DOI: 10.1108/00907321211228291 Database: Library, Information Science & Technology Abstra ...

    HDAVIES - 10/08/2012 - 15:21 - Libraries Transform

  6. Give ’Em What They Want: A One-Year Study of Unmediated Patron-Driven Acquisition of e-Books

    Give ’Em What They Want: A One-Year Study of Unmediated Patron-Driven Acquisition of e-Books Karen S. Fischer, Michael Wright, Kathleen Clatanoff, Hope Barton, and Edward Shreeves In September 2009, the University of Iowa Libraries embarked on an experime ...

    HDAVIES - 10/08/2012 - 15:25 - Libraries Transform

  7. The First Sale Doctrine in the Era of Digital Networks

    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

  8. Digital Copyright Protection: Issues in the Digital Library Environment

    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

  9. Libraries, patrons, and e-books

    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

  10. 2010 Survey of Book-Buying Behavior

    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