Cathy Leverkus, AASL member since 1997, is the Director of Library and Information Services at the Willows Community School, a developmental K-8 school in Culver City, California. She has been developing fiction and nonfiction e-book collections for the faculty and students at The Willows since 2009, and has written articles on using book apps to supplement the curriculum for Library Media Connection. Cathy is on the board of the Independent School Library Exchange (ISLE), a professional group in Los Angeles, which is where she met Shannon Acedo.
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Whether you have an interest in starting an ebook collection for your school library program or are working on enhancing an ebook collection you've already established, this handbook is for you. The world of ebooks is both vast and intricate. Exploring the many articles concerning ebook publication, vendors, devices, and copyright laws can be overwhelming. The writers of Ebooks and the School Library Program have organized their learning to share with their peers from several years of building ebook collections for their individual school library programs. This guide will help familiarize school librarians with ebooks and facilitate decision-making about their ebook collections in a rapidly changing landscape.