Edited By: Sue Polanka
182 pages, no illustrations
E-books have been around for more than 10 years but are still a relatively new phenomenon to many librarians and publishers. With the introduction of e-book readers, the e-book has become mainstream, with recent triple-digit annual increases in sales. But what place do they have in the library?
In this volume, Sue Polanka brings together a variety of professionals to share their expertise about e-books with librarians and publishers. Providing forward-thinking ideas while remaining grounded in practical information that can be implemented in all kinds of libraries, the topics explored include; an introduction to e-books, the different types, and an overview of their history and development; E-book technology; general features of interfaces and e-book readers, best practices for acquisition, data standards, and how to track usage; why e-books are good for learning, and how librarians can market them to a wide range of users, illustrated by case studies and examples.
There are currently no reviews for this product. Be the first to review this product!
Your orders support book donation projects
This really is first rate customer service.
Search and browse over 110,000 wildlife and science products
Multi-currency. Secure worldwide shipping
Wildlife, science and conservation since 1985