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  1. 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

  2. Digitization and Democracy

    Digitization and Democracy: The Conflict Between the Amazon Kindle License Agreement and the Role of Libraries in a Free Society The article makes a compelling argument on behalf of libraries for changing the current Copyright Law. ...

    HDAVIES - 10/08/2012 - 15:29 - Libraries Transform

  3. An evaluation of second-generation ebook readers

    An evaluation of second-generation ebook readers Gibson, Chris &  Gibb, Forbes. Electronic Library; 2011, Vol.29 Issue 3, p303-319. DOI: 10.1108/02640471111141061 Database: Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts with Full Text   Purpo ...

    HDAVIES - 09/24/2012 - 14:03 - Libraries Transform

  4. Integrating Ebooks

    Integrating Ebooks Kelley, Michael. Library Journal; 4/15/2012, Vol. 137 Issue 7, p46-47. The article discusses developments in the software that supports library ebook lending. It notes librarians are seeking programs that keep users within a library ...

    HDAVIES - 09/24/2012 - 13:33 - Libraries Transform

  5. An Ebook Primer

    An Ebook Primer   Polanka, Sue. Library Journal; 4/15/2012, Vol. 137 Issue 7, p42-44.   Database: Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts with Full Text   The article outlines how libraries can bring ebooks into their collections. It discu ...

    HDAVIES - 09/24/2012 - 11:42 - Libraries Transform

  6. Next-Gen Library Catalogs (THE TECH SET® #1)

    Next-Gen Library Catalogs (THE TECH SET® #1) Marshall Breeding Help your library stand out within the crowded landscape of information providers with Marshall Breeding’s new, highly practical guide to interactive next-generation library catalogs. Learn ho ...

    HDAVIES - 10/12/2012 - 13:11 - Libraries Transform

  7. Frequently Asked E-book Questions by Public Librarians.

    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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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