Franklin

The no shelf required guide to e-book purchasing [electronic resource] / Sue Polanka, editor.

Publication:
Chicago, Ill. : ALA TechSource, 2011.
Series:
Library technology reports ; v. 47, no. 8.
Library technology reports, 0024-2586 ; v. 47, no. 8
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (62 p.)
Subjects:
Electronic books.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
This issue of ""Library Technology Reports"" provides strategies, best practices, and case studies for meeting the unprecedented legal, technological, and vendor challenges that come with e-book purchasing.
Contents:
Open Access E-booksThe Open Access "Movement"; What about E-books?; What Does Open Access Mean for E-books?; Business Models for Creation of Open Access E-books; Libraries and Open Access E-books; Changing the World; Notes; The E-textbook Revolution; Introduction; A Brief History of the Digital Textbook; Types of Digital Textbooks; Open E-textbooks; Where Next?; Conclusions; Notes; Digital Textbooks; Author's Note; A State-Level Context; Where We've Come From; Where We Are; Where We're Going; Conclusion; Notes; Water on a Hot Skillet; Overview and Context for Action; Starting as Advocates
Keeping the Sizzle-Hosting Faculty-Authored ContentInherent Challenges; Conclusion; Notes; Contributors
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references.
Contributor:
Polanka, Sue.
ISBN:
1-283-37029-8
9786613370297
0-8389-9254-4
OCLC:
768082363
Loading...
Location Notes Your Loan Policy
Description Status Barcode Your Loan Policy