Tag Archives: 'ebooks'

National Library of Norway Digitizing ebooks

National Library of Norway Digitizing ebooks

Physical copies of books published prior to 2000, and including those with historical or classic literature status are being digitized by the National Library of Norway. To date, nearly [...].


Public Libraries Lend Record Numbers of Digital Content

Public Libraries Lend Record Numbers of Digital Content

Public Libraries Lend Record Numbers of Digital Content From Overdrive’s Press Release: Rakuten OverDrive, the leading digital reading platform available to millions of readers from over 40,000 libraries and [...].


Bookseller Removing Digital Content.

Bookseller Removing Digital Content.

Beginning in February bookseller AbeBooks will no longer be carrying eBooks or any digital content in their online catalog. Any authors or other merchants that have digital content with [...].


Apple Announces Their Top Selling eBooks For 2017

Apple Announces Their Top Selling eBooks For 2017

Apple just released their list of bestselling e-books and audiobooks sold through the iBooks store in 2017.             Fiction Titles Camino Island by John Grisham The [...].


All Romance Ebooks Closing

All Romance Ebooks Closing

All Romance eBooks began in 2006 as a place for readers and authors of romance to find each other. After several successful years, the website has closed. Here is [...].


Library Book Kiosks

Library Book Kiosks

Several libraries around the U.S. have been installing ‘book kiosks’ for their patrons. These kiosks give holders of library cards 24-hour access to ebooks, DVDs and other digital materials, [...].


Book Lights With Debra Parmley Presents Author Susan Boles

Book Lights With Debra Parmley Presents Author Susan Boles

Join Book Lights host Debra Parmley as she chats with cozy mystery author Susan Boles about her newest book, Death of a Wolfman, book one in her Lily Gayle [...].


Libraries Loan Record Number of eBooks

Libraries Loan Record Number of eBooks

The digital collections in public libraries has expanded substantially over the last few years, and in 2015 over one-million e-books were loaned out in 30 libraries. According to Overdrive [...].


K-12 Students Setting Record Reading Digital

K-12 Students Setting Record Reading Digital

Overdrive – the digital book supplier to libraries has announced that kids are reading digitally in record numbers. From Overdrive’s Press Release: A record number of K-12 students are [...].


Oyster Book Service Closing

Oyster Book Service Closing

Tauted as being the “Netflix for Books”, Oyster book subscription service is closing. The company posted the news on their blog this week. They gave no exact date for [...].