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  1. Managing Electronic Resources

        Managing Electronic Resources: A LITA Guide    Edited by Ryan O. Weir Electronic resource management encompasses much more than turning on and off resources and tracking usage. This guide provides advice on the tools and best practices to help you tac ...

    RGERBER - 12/03/2012 - 15:42 - Libraries Transform

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 24Symbols promises Netflix-like subscription library access

    "24Symbols promises Netflix-like subscription library access,"- TeleRead  On Booksprung, Chris Walters reports that a Spanish company named Bestsharer is testing  24symbols,  a service akin to Spotify or Netflix for e-books, with an eye toward a ...

    HDAVIES - 10/08/2012 - 15:46 - 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