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New PDF release: Adapting to E-Books

By William Miller,Rita Pellen

Electronic books at the moment are having a massive effect on library collections. This publication offers versions for acquisitions guidelines and experiences on numerous surveys of school and librarian attitudes towards e-books. It discusses concerns in buying cataloguing and assortment improvement concerning this significant new library resource.


Its material bargains with the differing kinds of e-books, statistical facts on hand for booklet utilization, the improvement of publication collections, studying environments, integrating e-books into neighborhood catalogues, acquisitions and utilization tracking of e-books.


This booklet may be of curiosity to librarians throughout all academic sectors, library technological know-how students and book publishers.


This book used to be published as a different factor of The Acquisitions Librarian.

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