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Right Now: ALA E-book Media Toolkit Available

Across the country, libraries find themselves unable to provide the reading and educational materials demanded by their patrons as several large publishers continue to deny libraries access to their e-books. To assist libraries in informing the public about e-book lending

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ALA President Protests Library Ebook Sales Practices in Open Letter to Publishers

American Library Association (ALA) President Maureen Sullivan released an open letter today denouncing the refusal by several large trade publishers to sell ebooks to provide access to their ebooks in U.S. libraries. Read the letter in its entirety below: It’s

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