E Books has been a hot topic in the news lately. We found the latest info.
Dean B. Ellis Library provides access to thousands of 'e books'
24 April 2013 | 8:29 pm The iPads and Kindles and other electronic devices Arkansas State students use to read and reference books and journal articles for their academic projects suddenly have become much more productive. http://www.todaysthv.com/news/news.aspx?storyid=261922
E-books challenge traditional reading: Chinese survey
24 April 2013 | 8:42 am Beijing, April 24 (IANS) With the fast development of e-books, mobile phones and tablets, traditional books are facing challenges, reported Xinhua citing a survey. http://en-maktoob.news.yahoo.com/e-books-challenge-traditional-reading-chinese-survey-084212529.html
Marney Rich Keenan: Used books gem closing its doors
24 April 2013 | 5:29 am For 25 years, the bright blue building on Woodward with the huge block letter sign that leaves nothing to the imagination USED BOOKS has housed the epitome of the charming second-hand bookstore. http://www.detroitnews.com/article/20130424/OPINION03/304240350/-1/rss23
24 April 2013 | 4:00 pm Since its formal launch at the end of 2012, the Eblook Glue API has converted content from over 2,000 blogs into Ebooks. Ebook Glue supports over 3,000 bloggers currently, but has puBlished the API as a long term scalable … http://blog.programmableweb.com/2013/04/24/easily-create-ebooks-from-web-and-blog-content-with-ebook-glue/
24 April 2013 | 7:00 am World Book Night gives away 500000 print books. Wouldn't it make good sense to extend the promotion by offering free Ebooks as well? http://publishingperspectives.com/2013/04/why-not-give-away-ebooks-on-world-book-night-too/
HarperCollins Launches New Effort to Promote Enhanced Ebooks …
23 April 2013 | 7:09 pm harpercollins enhanced Ebooks Enhanced Ebooks have never quite been as successful as some puBlishers would like, but I think HarperCollins wants to Change that. They've just launched a new webpage on the official … http://www.the-digital-reader.com/2013/04/23/harpercollins-launches-new-effort-to-promote-enhanced-ebooks/