This book provides an overview and analysis of current and emerging trends of the use and development of the e-book. Readers will learn best practices to guide them in developing library policies and procedures involving the acquisition, purchase, collection development, cataloguing and retention of e-books.Public libraries are now offering e-books for popular reading to patrons who have purchased their own e-readers or other ... Some files are proprietary and can be used only with a specific device and its operating software; for example, Kindle books cannot be read without the Kindle software. ... The file extension is .pdf.
|Title||:||Building and Managing E-book Collections|
|Publisher||:||American Library Association - 2012|