Tag Archives: e-books

Gone in… Five Years?

The death of the printed word is not a new debate. Kindles and smartphones are seizing market share from the publishing industry’s literal page-turners. As Nicholas Negroponte argues, that will be the end of the book as we know it … Continue reading

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Want to read a “Kindle” book without the Kindle?

Amazon¬†now has Kindle software for PCs available for free (and a MAC version soon).¬†Learn more about how this software works at NewsFactor Network. If you don’t want to purchase Kindle books, you can find some available for free. Amazon offers … Continue reading

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Use E-books?

If you haven’t noticed, the Library loves surveys. (As an aside – a big thank you to all that completed the LibQUAL survey! We will going through the results and come up a plan of action to improve our resources … Continue reading

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Tech books online

The Library is pleased to announce its newest addition to the growing collection of online resources, Safari Books Online! Through Safari, you can browse and read approximately one hundred titles of core information technology books “cover-to-cover” from respected publishers such … Continue reading

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