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  1. EBook Business Models for Public Libraries

    EBook Business Models for Public Libraries A primary area of focus for ALA’s Digital Content and Libraries Working Group has been on ebook business models that are favorable to public libraries.  A business model essential is the library’s ability to reta ...

    HDAVIES - 10/10/2012 - 10:16 - Libraries Transform

  2. Public Libraries in the United States: Fiscal Year 2009

    Public Libraries in the United States: Fiscal Year 2009 This report includes national and state summary data on public libraries in the 50 states and the District of Columbia, with an introduction, selected findings, and several tables. The report, based ...

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

  3. Digital Book World

    D igital Book World Interesting blog concerning eBooks and digital publishing news for the 21st century ...

    HDAVIES - 10/10/2012 - 13:16 - Libraries Transform

  4. 2011 Survery of Book-Buying Behavior

    Verso – “2011 Survey of Book-Buying Behavior: Presented, January  19, 201”  Survey of book buying behavior with over 2000 respondents on over 5,000 websites. Over the next 12 months 30% of eReader & tablet owners predict buying 10 or more eBooks; 25 % ...

    HDAVIES - 10/08/2012 - 15:43 - Libraries Transform

  5. I Found It on the Internet: Coming of Age Online

    I Found It on the Internet: Coming of Age Online, Second Edition Frances Jacobson Harris Today’s teens immerse themselves in the world of technology as never before. But texting, tweeting, chatting, blogging, and other social networking largely occur in a ...

    HDAVIES - 12/04/2012 - 09:54 - Libraries Transform

  6. Publishers Weigh In On The Future of Ebooks

    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

  7. The Global eBook Market

    The Global eBook Market: current conditions and future projections By Rüdiger Wischenbart Additional research by Sabine Kaldonek PW 2011 The Global eBook Market: Current Conditions & Future Projections provides a broad survey of data on emerging ebook ...

    HDAVIES - 10/10/2012 - 13:29 - Libraries Transform

  8. The rise of e-reading

    The Rise of e-Reading Lee Rainie, Kathryn Zickuhr, Kristen Purcell, Mary Madden, and Joanna Brenner Pew Institute  April 4, 2012 21% of Americans have read an e-book. The increasing availability of e-content is prompting some to read more than in the past ...

    HDAVIES - 10/10/2012 - 13:32 - Libraries Transform

  9. Librarians and publishers in dialog

    Librarians and publishers in dialog Kate Sheehan talks to Random House’s Madeline McIntosh The reading ecosystem is evolving fast, even as you read this. Facing the rapid transition to ebooks together, rather than in isolated camps, librarians, publishers ...

    HDAVIES - 10/10/2012 - 13:39 - Libraries Transform

  10. Opening the eBook Market- One librarian's perspective

    Opening the eBook Market- One librarian's perspective In the ideal open-yet-market-driven eBook environment there won't be DRM, but regardless of whether DRM lives on, the closed vertically integrated world of eBooks sales to libraries presents ...

    HDAVIES - 10/10/2012 - 14:00 - Libraries Transform