Libraries & Ebook Borrowing Update


The links below are to articles reporting on the continuing controversy concerning ebook borrowing at libraries.

For more visit:
https://www.booksandpublishing.com.au/articles/2019/10/16/140906/more-than-100000-sign-petition-condemning-macmillans-new-ebook-lending-terms/
https://the-digital-reader.com/2019/11/03/libraries-arent-pulling-any-punches-when-explaining-publisher-imposed-delays-to-patrons/
https://the-digital-reader.com/2019/11/03/libraries-are-boycotting-macmillan-ebooks/

Reading Ebooks on the Microsoft Surface Duo and Neo


The link below is to an article that takes a look at reading ebooks on the Microsoft Surface Duo and Neo.

For more visit:
https://goodereader.com/blog/electronic-readers/will-the-microsoft-surface-duo-and-neo-be-good-for-reading-ebooks

The Death of Books


The link below is to an article that takes a look at the history of the ‘death of books.’

For more visit:
<a href="https://www.theparisreview.org/blog/2019/09/17/books-wont-die/"https://www.theparisreview.org/blog/2019/09/17/books-wont-die/

Transferring Ebooks and Documents to Kindles From Tablets and Phones


The link below is to an article which shows how to transfer ebooks/documents from tablets/phones to a Kindle.

For more visit:
https://blog.the-ebook-reader.com/2019/09/27/how-to-transfer-ebooks-and-documents-to-kindles-from-tablets-and-phones/

Libraries – The Ebook Lending Controversy


The link below is to an article that takes a look at the ebook lending controversy between libraries and publishers.

For more visit:
https://slate.com/business/2019/09/e-book-library-publisher-buying-controversy-petition.html

The Internet Archive: Controlled Digital Lending


The link below is to an article on controlled digital lending – via The Internet Archive (of which I am a fan).

For more visit:
http://blog.archive.org/2019/08/28/protecting-books-from-harm-with-controlled-digital-lending/

J. D. Salinger and the Digital Age


The link below is to an article that takes a look at the legacy of J. D. Salinger and keeping his work alive in the digital age.

For more visit:
https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/11/books/jd-salinger-ebooks.html

Libraries and Ebook Borrowing


The link below is to an article that takes a look at the growing rift between ebook publishers and libraries over ebook borrowing.

For more visit:
https://edition.cnn.com/2019/08/02/opinions/libraries-fight-publishers-over-e-books-west/index.html