E-book Lending: Your Library's Best Secret?

About three quarters of American public libraries currently lend out e-books, and in the past year libraries have seen a sharp growth in e-book borrowing. Still, well over half of U.S. library card holders don't know whether their local public library lends e-books, according to a new Pew report.

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ASK NEWS:
  • Mother’s Day hacks: It’s not too late - Fortune
    ... a reader than a rocker, Oyster , a subscription e-book service, will ... video and music, unlimited photo storage, and the Kindle lending ...
    05/7/2015 - 2:08 pm | View Link
  • Mother's Day hacks: It's not too late - Fortune
    ... of a reader than a rocker, Oyster, a subscription e-book service, will ... video and music, unlimited photo storage, and the Kindle lending ...
    05/7/2015 - 2:05 pm | View Link
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BING NEWS:
  • S&S Expands Library E-book Lending
    Simon & Schuster is opening up its e-book lending program to all libraries ... which gives the library patron the option to purchase a copy of an S&S e-book through the library’s online portal, with a portion of the proceeds from each sale going to ...
    11/20/2014 - 3:56 am | View Link
  • 3M e-book library lending app expands in metro area
    Maplewood-based 3M, which markets its 3M Cloud Library e-book-lending technology to public libraries across ... but gets a $5,000 credit for purchasing content. In 2013, the library's content buys totaled about $125,000. 3M is hoping its new app will ...
    09/4/2014 - 12:37 pm | View Link
  • Metro libraries writing a novel chapter in e-book lending
    With e-book users complaining of long waits and limited selection ... Although there are other consortiums that share a pool of e-books, “The idea of being able to share another library’s collection is the unique thing.’’ Unintended side effects?
    09/16/2013 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Paper rules: Why borrowing an e-book from your library is so difficult
    it’s not in your library’s system, or it’s not available for your device. So why is it so hard to borrow an e-book? It’s because none of the companies involved are working together. The e-reader makers, library lending software developers ...
    06/14/2013 - 9:00 pm | View Link
  • E-book lending: Your public library's best kept secret?
    About three quarters of American public libraries currently lend out e-books, and in the past year libraries have seen a sharp growth in e-book borrowing. Still, well over half of U.S. library card holders don't know whether their local public library ...
    06/26/2012 - 11:57 am | View Link
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BING SEARCH:
  • Wiltshire Digital Library
    Download eBooks from Wiltshire Libraries for free. ... You will be prompted to sign into your library account on the next page.
    05/26/2015 - 4:57 am | View Website
  • ebook lending : Library System Products: 3M Library Systems
    Need help using the 3M Cloud Library? Visit the 3M Cloud Library app and support site to: • See how it works and download the app • Learn how to install and use ...
    05/26/2015 - 2:12 am | View Website
  • MobileRead Wiki
    Overview. Many public libraries and university libraries have a web presence but require a locally obtained library card or student ID to use the web ...
    05/25/2015 - 8:36 pm | View Website
  • Amazon.com: Kindle Owners' Lending Library
    Thousands of Books to Borrow. Here are just a few of the titles you'll find in the Kindle Owners' Lending Library.
    05/25/2015 - 7:24 pm | View Website
  • Welcome to Open Library (Open Library)
    Developers. If you’re even remotely interested in libraries or big data, we encourage you to have a look around the Open Library API. We welcome any and all patches ...
    05/25/2015 - 9:37 am | View Website
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