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  1. 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

  2. The Current Budget Environment and Its Impact on Libraries, Publishers and Vendors.

    The Current Budget Environment and Its Impact on Libraries, Publishers and Vendors. Collins, Tim. Journal of Library Administration; Jan2012, Vol. 52 Issue 1, p18-35. DOI: 10.1080/01930826.2012.630643 Database: Library, Information Science & Technolog ...

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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. EU Anger Over eBook Deal Suggests Hard Times Ahead for Publishers

    The Guardian – “EU Anger Over eBook Deal Suggests Hard Times Ahead for Publishers” On March 1, 2011, several publishing offices in Europe were raided by inspectors from the European Commission. The reason—the agency model adopted by many big publishers ma ...

    HDAVIES - 10/10/2012 - 15:45 - Libraries Transform

  8. 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

  9. E-Book Lending Takes Off

    Wall Street Journal – “ E-Book Lending Takes Off: New Online Clubs That Let Readers Share Have Drawbacks but Worry Publishers”  and  The Globe and Mail – “ The Rise of the E-Book Lending Model”  The Kindle Lending Club was begun by a business consultant, ...

    HDAVIES - 10/10/2012 - 14:53 - Libraries Transform

  10. 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