Category Archives: ebooks

5 Things Make A Post full of Minor Grumbles

Sure, why not? I’ve been a bad blogger. 1. There is an Forbes article today suggesting that libraries and publishers should not be arguing about ebook purchasing, but rather, ebook licensing. My reaction: NO. Licensing of ejournals bankrupted libraries as … Continue reading

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Information wants to be free: a corollary thought on closed ecosystems

Musings from the shower this morning. We have heard (and often discussed) the phrase “information wants to be free” which goes with “information wants to be expensive.” The more I play with my Nook and look at the struggle of … Continue reading

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