This program will include an interactive panel discussion of the major trends in e-books and how library consortia are at the forefront of elevating libraries as a major player in the e-book market. Leading models from library consortia that showcase innovation and advocacy including shared collections using open source, commercial and hybrid platforms and the investigation of a national e-book platform for local content from self-published authors and independent publishers.
Meeting Type: Program
Cost: Included with full conference registration.
Director of Membership Development and Resource Sharing
Reaching Across Illinois Library System
Burr Ridge, IL
Massachusetts Library System
Ebook Program Manager
Digital Public Library of America