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  1. History of the Ebook: The Changing Face of Books

    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

  2. E-Books and Libraries: webinar

    E-Books and Libraries: What’s Next? (PLA On-Demand Webinar) Jamie LaRue Douglas County (Colo.) Libraries director, Jamie LaRue is not content to wait for a resolution to the public library e-book borrowing/lending model to appear, and instead has been for ...

    RGERBER - 11/30/2012 - 12:53 - Libraries Transform

  3. E-Books Rock

    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

  4. Adobe Digital Editions Supported Devices

    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

  5. 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

  6. Challenges to E-Reader Adoption in Academic Libraries

    Challenges to E-Reader Adoption in Academic Libraries Wexelbaum, Rachel S. and Miltenoff, Plamen.  Library Faculty Publications. Paper 20. http://repository.stcloudstate.edu/lrs_facpubs/20 Individual ownership of handheld e-readers is increasing exponenti ...

    HDAVIES - 09/24/2012 - 14:43 - Libraries Transform

  7. Adoption of E-Book Readers among College Students: A Survey

    Adoption of E-Book Readers among College Students: A Survey Nancy M. Foasberg To learn whether e-book readers have become widely popular among college students, this study surveys students at one large, urban, four-year public college. The survey asked wh ...

    HDAVIES - 09/24/2012 - 14:36 - Libraries Transform

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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