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Ebook Readership Increases, Still Only 21%

04.05.2012 · Posted in eBooks

Before you get too excited about the 21% who have read an ebook in the last year compared it with the 22% who reported not reading a book at all. That compares with 22% who told us they had not read a book in the previous 12 months or didn’t answer a book-reading question in ...

Mea Culpa on Penguin and Libraries and An Alternative to OverDrive

02.11.2012 · Posted in eBooks

I feel I need to make a clarification on yesterday's post title How to Talk to Your Patrons About Penguin & Other Publishers Not Loaning eBooks to Libraries - Penguin did NOT stop doing business with libraries. They stopped doing business with OverDrive. As Publisher's Lunch Points out: As we have reported multiple times, but does ...

How to Talk to Your Patrons About Penguin & Other Publishers Not Loaning eBooks to Libraries

02.09.2012 · Posted in eBooks

[edited 2/11/2012] I feel I need to clarify that Penguin did not stop doing business with libraries, they stopped doing business with OverDrive, read more here. And how to get them to talk to the Publishers. I've had this post in my drafts for a long time. I originally planned to include it in my November post Penguin Pulls ...