Download e-book for iPad: Academic E-Books: Publishers, Librarians, and Users by Suzanne Ward,Robert Freeman

By Suzanne Ward,Robert Freeman

ISBN-10: 1557537275

ISBN-13: 9781557537270

E-Books in educational Libraries: Stepping as much as the problem presents readers with a view of the altering and rising roles of digital books in greater schooling. the 3 major sections comprise contributions through specialists within the publisher/vendor area, in addition to via librarians who record on either the demanding situations of delivering and handling e-books and at the concerns surrounding customer use of e-books. The case research part deals views from seven assorted sizes and kinds of libraries whose librarians describe leading edge and thought-provoking initiatives regarding e-books.

Read approximately views on e-books from enterprises as different as a advertisement writer and an organization press. find out about the point of view of a jobber. learn about the ebook demanding situations dealing with librarians, corresponding to the search to manage charges within the patron-driven acquisitions (PDA) version, how one can remedy the trouble of source sharing with e-books, and the way to regulate PDA within the consortial surroundings. See what shopper use of e-books finds approximately interpreting conduct and disciplinary differences.

Finally, within the case learn part, notice the best way to advertise scholarly e-books, how you can deal with an e-reader checkout software, and the way one library changed so much of its print assortment with e-books. those and different examples illustrate how leading edge librarians use e-books to reinforce clients’ studies with scholarly works.

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