Jail For Overdue Library Books


A library in Alabama in the United States, is threatening people with jail time for overdue library books. The link below is to an article reporting on the story.

For more visit:
https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2016/sep/03/borrowed-time-us-library-to-enforce-jail-sentences-for-overdue-books

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Article: It can be Dangerous Lending Books


The link below is ton an article reporting on how a man threatened a woman with a sword, all because of a mistreated borrowed book.

For more visit:
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/08/02/christopher-meusburger-minnesota-man-threatened-neighbor-sword-mistreated-book_n_1733016.html

Article: Ebrary Launches Android App


Library ebook distributor ebrary is soon to release an Android app, which will allow users of libraries to read ebooks they have borrowed from them – provided the library has a partnership with ebrary of course.

For more visit:
http://www.mediabistro.com/appnewser/ebrary-launches-an-android-app_b23563