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Browsing by Subject "e-book"

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  • Davis, Denise; Wong, Megan; Calhoun, Amy; Spink, Joseph; Shorr, Manya (Public Library Association, 2011-09-21)
    Sacramento (Calif.) Public Library received a $100,000 grant from the California State Library to form a partnership with Barnes & Noble and develop a plan to successfully check out e-readers to the public. In six short ...
  • Pearson, Lynnanne (Public Library Association, 2012-04-17)
    Join Lynnanne Pearson, manager of adult popular services, Skokie (Ill.) Public Library for a basic look at the e-book devices your customers are using as well as some tips and tricks for using the devices and lending them ...
  • Kirkpatrick, Geoffrey; Block, Carson (Public Library Association, 2011-10-25)
    Starting at page one. This on-demand webinar introduces participants to the e-book and e-reader market with a look at the devices, including the Kindle, Nook, and iPad. It also looks at market trends to show participants ...
  • LaRue, Jamie; Fifarek, Aimee; Ganley, Ben; Burleigh, David; Mercer, Tom; Block, Carson (Public Library Association, 2011-11-01)
    They may be filled with words, just like physical books, but e-books tell their own story when it comes to building a library collection. This on-demand webinar covers the particularities of licensing e-materials, and ...
  • Coulter, Carolyn K.; Wong, Megan; Goodman, Amanda; Peoples, Brock; Herrmann, Carrie; Schmidt, Jim; Block, Carson (Public Library Association, 2011-11-08)
    So you’ve done all your background research. You’re ready to build your e-book program. What now? This on-demand webinar demonstrates different approaches to add e-books and/or e-readers to library collections of all ...
  • Tominaga, Mana; Block, Carson (Public Library Association, 2011-11-15)
    This on-demand webinar explores strategic consideration in adding e-books, as well as project management fundamentals (shared in a down-to-earth fashion) to ensure a good start as well as a sustainable effort. Learn how ...
  • Petlewski, Kathy (Public Library Association, 2012-04-24)
    What is the most effective way to spend your e-book budget? Should you focus on popular items or create a comprehensive collection? Should you join a consortium to increase your library’s buying power? How do you find one? ...