The increasingly important role that e-books and e-readers are playing in libraries makes it essential for librarians to get a handle on the ins and outs of e-book purchasing. Sue Polanka has compiled an expert-authored series of articles for this issue of Library Technology Reports that provide strategies, best practices, and case studies for meeting the unprecedented legal, technological, and vendor challenges that come with e-book purchasing.Leta#39;s look at the two models Joyner Library has been dealing with in relation to the purchase of e-book content. Two. E-reader. Purchasing. Models. Barnes and Noble Nook At the Barnes and Noble website, when purchasing print materials ( and essentially anything other than an e-book) ... (An example of this can be found on Amazona#39;s website under Pamela Duncana#39;s book, The Big Beautiful, for Kindle).
|Title||:||The No Shelf Required Guide to E-book Purchasing|
|Publisher||:||American Library Association - 2011|