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  1. Unlike a printed book, a single copy of an e-book could potentially be read by many users simultaneously from anywhere. Thus, a major concern is that publishers ebook lending in libraries can adversely affect sales of books. To counter this, many…
  2. Unlike a printed book, a single copy of an e-book could potentially be read by many users simultaneously from anywhere. Thus, a major concern is that publishers ebook lending in libraries can adversely affect sales of books. To counter this, many…
  3. Self-publishing is the publication of any book or other media by the author of the work, without the intervention of a third party established or publisher. The author is responsible for controlling the whole process, including design (covered…
  4. [ES]La educación superior se define tradicionalmente por las herramientas que sus estudiantes y profesores utilizan para dominar los temas. Los estudiantes están encontrando y seleccionando alternativas digitales a los libros de texto tradicionales…
  5. A multi-disciplinary textbook faces the challenge of satisfying the need for breadth, to represent all the disciplines that contribute to it, without compromising the need for depth, to treat each contributing discipline in a substantive way. We met…
  6. Papyre is a Spanish distributor for the Papyre 6,1 (Hanlin V3 clone). This should not be confused with the Samsung Papyrus Reader.
  7. Scholastic has created the “What Do Kids Want in Books?” infographic. The data was sourced from the research done for the “Kids & Family Reading Report: Fifth Edition.” The full report will be published in January 2015.
  8. [ES] La transformación experimentada por la industria editorial y los sistemas de información y comunicación en los últimos años, con una intensa migración de lo analógico a lo digital, nos obliga a repensar la forma en que concebimos los…
  9. Los libros electrónicos están siendo incorporados lentamente en las bibliotecas argentinas, lo que implica que los futuros profesionales de la información deberán poseer los conocimientos y las capacidades necesarias para gestionarlos y ofrecerlos a…
  10. Purpose – This paper's goals are to motivate the design of an electronic textbook that seeks to transform how textbooks are used inside and outside the classroom. In particular, it seeks to show that merely creating an electronic form of an existing…
  11. A pesar de los presupuestos ajustados que han agravado los numerosos desafíos de la implementación, los especialistas de los medios son por lo general entusiastas en torno a la continua adopción de los libros electrónicos por parte de sus…
  12. Ayer vi un lector electrónico en el metro, hoy lo he atisbado en un café, mañana quizá vea uno en casa...¿Cómo es la experiencia? Hemos querido que algunos adelantados nos la cuenten.
  13. Austerity shows up a nation’s soft spots like lemon juice on cuts. The British, it turns out, are a people who will accept the sale of their water, but not their forests. Radio 6 Music, we have now discovered, is one of their most cherished…
  14. Un e-book, eBook- ecolibro, o libro-e es una versión electrónica o digital de un libro. El término es ambiguo, ya que se refiere tanto a una obra individual en formato digital, como a un dispositivo utilizado para leer libros en formato digital. La…
  15. Here’s our idea: libraries need to learn how to manage several emerging channels of digital content. We’re doing that in Colorado. At this site, you’ll find all the tools and aids we developed to help ourselves. Everything we have — from legal…
  16. En este estudio se habla de los libros electrónicos así como la nueva llegada del servicio de clubes de lectura en la red que en la actualidad se van multiplicando, se lleva a cabo un análisis y la evaluación de una muestra de clubes de lectura en…
  17. Since the passage of the American Disabilities Act in 1990 and the coincident  growth of the Internet, academic libraries have worked to provide electronic resources and services that are accessible to all patrons. Special collections are…