Blogs to watch

icon representing digital content issuesLibraries, publishers and readers nation-wide are dealing with Digital Content and Ebooks. Here are a selection of blogs detailing other people's perspectives and information about these issues.

  1. American Libraries Magazine e-content blog. Members of ALA's Digital Content & Libraries Working Group and guest authors contribute to this blog with guidance and updates from the electronic resources field.
  2. The Digital Reader. Ebook and ereader reviews, links to sites offering free ebooks and general ebook news.

  3. Early Word: The publisher - librarian connection. This is a Blog and Web site on a mission — to give libraries the earliest information possible on the books their customers will be looking for, so they can stay ahead of demand. Use the Ebooks  menu category for digital content topcs.

  4. AppNewser. A blog on digital publishing.

  5. eBookAnoid. Reviewing eReaders, eBooks, eBook websites, and all things related. 

  6. EduKindle. eReaders for educators.

  7. No Shelf Required. No Shelf Required® is a blog about eBooks, loosely defined to discuss eBooks, audio books, and other digital content found in libraries as well as the technology needed to read and listen to this digital content.  

  8. Joe Wikert's Publishing 2020 Blog. A book publisher's future vision of print, online, video and all media formats not yet invented.

  9. Publishing Perspectives. Publishing Perspectives delivers daily opinion about the industry from top members of the global publishing community, a look at the innovators and issues who are shaping the future of the business, as well as news and links from around the Web and the world.

  10. TeleRead. News and views on e-books, libraries, publishing and related topics.

  11. PWxyz. News blog for Publisher's Weekly. Use the e-books menu category to link to their e-books archive.

  12. Digital Content Chronicle. A look at how the transition from print to digital and open content is changing K-12 education.

  13. Good e-Reader. Good e-Reader News covers topics such as e-Reader, Digital Publishing, eBooks and tablet news. They conduct interviews with some of the industry’s leading executives and travel to all of the major conferences and tradeshows every year.

  14. eBooks in public libraries. Resources for educating patrons about eBooks in public libraries

  15. Digital Book World Digital Publishing News for the 21st Century

  16. @dickkaser's & Etcetera. Further thoughts about e-media, e-content, e-access, and e-archives. This blog has not been updated since 6/2011.