According to a CP24 story, libraries in Ontario, Canada, want a province-wide digital library system to ensure equal access to books. (Again, the effects of legacy publishers price-gouging …)
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Online book sellers and authors offering affordable options for eBook readers.
eBooks.com writes about its eBook Reader App for Android and iOS. Specs and download instructions at the link.
PublishersWeekly reports on non-profit library eBook platform Palace Project inking a deal with indie publishing platform Draft2Digital/Smashwords to make the latter’s gigantic, recently merged catalog of indie titles available to libraries. This marks a huge win for indie authors and publishers that have long been squeezed out of the market by legacy publishers. (The same …
Book Riot talks about the Best Libraries that offer out-of-state memberships so you can take advantage of expanded title lists for borrowing eBooks and audiobooks.
PrivateInternetAccess.com explains how social media has helped make reading “cool” again.
Publishers Weekly posted on OverDrive Digital Library’s circulation figures for 2022.
GoodeReader says we should prepare for a Kobo eReader and eNote slated to arrive in early 2023.
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Android Police tells us “how-to” slip the Amazon leash, and side-load eBooks on Kindle eReaders and Fire Tablets.
GoodeReader reports that Kobo and Chapters Indigo will continue their long-running business relationship.