All Clippings From The ‘Uncategorized’ Category

Struggling to Satisfy Demand

March 18th, 2013

  the reality of the public library ebook marketplace reflected in usage data from a selection of public libraries                             … click for more



ALA, Apps and an Overdrive Update: Your Libraries and E-Content News Summary

October 8th, 2012

The Double Nook Ebook App Launch A major complaint of patrons who buy Nook tablets (ranging from the Color, to… click for more



Opinion Pieces on E-Books and Libraries: Your Weekly Libraries and E-Content News Summary

May 18th, 2012

This week there have been several opinion pieces on the web related to e-books, publishing and libraries. An op-ed from… click for more



A Question about the Classics

May 18th, 2012

Recently, Overdrive ran a promotion called the Duke Classics Giveaway, by which libraries that spent more than $3,500  on digital… click for more



Alternative E-Book Lending Models Gaining Ground and Harry Potter Meets Amazon’s Lending Library: Your Weekly Libraries and E-Content News Summary

May 11th, 2012

The Douglas County Library’s e-book lending model has been gaining some traction and attention. The library system negotiates and buys… click for more



Roundups from PLA plus Local Media Coverage: Libraries and E-Content News

March 23rd, 2012

In its coverage of the PLA conference, The Digital Shift focused on how some e-book and ILS providers are working… click for more



Volunteers Needed

March 6th, 2012

If you would like to be a part of the work of Library Renewal, one way to contribute is to… click for more



What’s The Deal With Library Renewal Anyway?: Our New FAQ

March 5th, 2012

In our last newsletter we asked folks to submit their questions about Library Renewal to us. And they sure did!… click for more



Get a custom video camera for you and your library!

March 5th, 2012

Pretty spiffy looking, eh? We’re glad you like them because we got them for you to use. Really! Surprise! How… click for more



The Language of the Deal

July 11th, 2011

Do libraries own or simply license their ebooks? Ever since the HarperCollins/Overdrive situation, that question has had new urgency. A dispute… click for more