Posts Tagged ‘libraries’

The DOJ Files Antitrust Lawsuit, 3 Major Publishers Settle: Your Weekly Libraries and E-Content News Summar

April 13th, 2012

The Department of Justice announced Wednesday that it has filed an antitrust suit against five major publishers and Apple. Hachette,… click for more



Children, DoJ, Publishers, ALA, SXSW, PLA and CiL: Libraries and E-Content News Weekly

March 18th, 2012

Won’t someone please think of the children?! No, really, please think of the children: Concern rises among some that children… click for more



This Deal Is Getting Worse All the Time

November 22nd, 2011

A second major publisher has altered the deal by which libraries can lend ebooks via libraryland über-vendor Overdrive. In February,… click for more



Ebooks and the Real Question:

October 22nd, 2011

If you have walked patrons through the requisite processes to use library ebooks, you likely dread it: the ereader reference interview.… click for more



Ereader Boom II: Is your library ready?

October 7th, 2011

Yesterday, I spoke about Library Renewal at the annual meeting of the Midwest Collaborative for Library Services in Lansing, Michigan.… click for more



Patricia Schroeder (Past President & CEO of the American Publishers Association) on Libraries, eBooks and Publishers

March 13th, 2011

A battle between libraries and publishers? Nah…but this technology really hasn’t been oversold…in fact, it is shaping the future of… click for more



Library Renewal!

December 30th, 2010

1997 was the first time I tried to use the Internet Public Library. My favorite band had just released a… click for more