eBooks: What’s Happening NOW and What You Need to Know

Event Information

Date: 

Wednesday, November 14, 2012 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm

Instructor/Presenter(s): 

Event Type: 

Continuing Education - Webinar

Event Category: 

Collection Development
Reference
Technology/Digital/Web

CEU Hours: 

1.5

Cost: 

FREE
Event Files
Descriptions

Everyone knows the eBook landscape is complex. Does your library employ clear and useful  selection guidelines for adding them to your collections? How familiar are you with current products and controversial issues facing librarians in both public and school libraries as they navigate the eBook landscape?  Join librarian and eBook expert Carolyn Foote to discuss trends developing in the eBook market and learn how librarians can have a voice in the development of eBook products.  Carolyn will also share a framework for making decisions about eBook purchases.

Learning Objectives:

After attending this webinar, participants will be able to:

  • Explain issues relating to the eBook market
  • Identify obstacles to eBook use in libraries
  • Identify products that have potential for your library patrons
  • Develop selection criteria and a purchasing framework for eBooks

 

Note: A recording of this webinar, along with Carolyn's presentation materials, will be archived on this very page once the webinar is complete.

Registration Information

Limit: 

100

Register online by using the link below.

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