Category Archives: Reading list

Recommended articles about digital resources, handhelds, ebook formats, etc.

The rise of e-reading

The rise of e-reading:  results from the latest study by Pew Internet Libraries. “21% of Americans have read an e-book. The increasing availability of e-content is prompting some to read more than in the past and to prefer buying books to … Continue reading

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A Public Librarian’s reaction to the conference

Handhelds in School Libraries Conference « Agnostic, Maybe.

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Creating a Robust and Safe BYOD Program

Creating a Robust and Safe BYOD Program excellent overview from District Administration Magazine.  

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Face the Facts: We Are All Headed For an iDisorder

Face the Facts: We Are All Headed For an iDisorder a fascinating article by psychologist Larry D. Rosen, author of the book IDisorder: Understanding Our Obsession with Technology and Overcoming its Hold on Us. (FWIW the book is available in … Continue reading

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Integrating iPads and Tablet Computers into Library Services

Continuing the Conversation: Integrating iPads and Tablet Computers into Library Services:  lots of resources here to explore and consider! from ALA TechSource, via Tom Kaun

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QBooks, Fun Interactive Ebook Apps for Ipads And Ipods

QBooks, Fun Interactive Ebook Apps for Ipads And Ipods from the Press Release: “QBook is an eBook, iPhone and iPad app that combines a narrator’s voice with original picture illustrations and touchable text that is synchronised to highlight and sound … Continue reading

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ebooks in school libraries survey

check out these survey results, compiled by Library Media Connection magazine: http://www.librarymediaconnection.com/pdf/main/survey_results/1qs_October2011.pdf

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