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The Ebook Revolution Expands

What is the American Library Association doing to improve access to ebooks and other digital content? Join ALA’s Digital Content Working Group and hear about recent organizational activities during the 2014 ALA Midwinter Meeting session “ALA and Digital Content: DCWG

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Posted in e-books, Events, OITP, Washington Office News

Space is limited: ALA’s first virtual town hall on ebooks

Want to learn more about the current digital publishing climate or hear about efforts made by the American Library Association to advocate for library interests in the book world? Register now for the American Library Association’s Virtual Town Hall on

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Posted in e-books, OITP, Public Libraries

Getting Ebooks in Libraries: Register Now for the Virtual Town Hall

For the past two years,the American Library Association has worked with publishers, authors and vendors to advocate for fair library ebooks lending practices. Now, ALA leaders are encouraging others to join the ebook library lending discussion by registering for the

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ALA, Ebooks & Digital Content: What’s Next?

ALA Annual Conference, June 29, 2013, Saturday, 1:00 – 2:30 p.m., Convention Center S502: Come to learn about ALA ebook activities and plans from the leadership of ALA’s Digital Content Working Group (DCWG). A distinguished panel will then provide views

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Posted in e-books, Events, OITP, Telecommunications

Book Industry Panel to Discuss E-book Lending Practices at ALA Midwinter Meeting

Over the past year, the American Library Association (ALA) has taken significant steps to address the e-book library lending issue affecting libraries, including the development of an e-book business models report and the implementation of an aggressive publicity campaign, among

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