The State of E-Books in Public Libraries and Publishing (PLA On-Demand Webinar)—INDIVIDUAL USER

$28.00
ALA Member: 
$ 25.20
Item Number:
1031-1201
Date: 
Day:  October 31, 2012
Delivery Method: 
On-Demand
Publisher: 
PLA
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  • About the Instructors

The mercurial state of public libraries’ relationship with e-books and their publishers is not always an easy issue to understand. This one-hour webinar features an up-to-date discussion of the current state of e-books with regards to public libraries and the publishing industry. Points will cover current and best practices as well as what will be coming down the pike. This archived webinar was originally presented October 31, 2012, as part of the “PLA Conference Webinar Series: Three Top Programs from PLA 2012.”

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Upon purchase you will receive an Access Instructions PDF in the form of a digital download. The download link can be found on the final confirmation screen after you complete your purchase, and may also be accessed from your Account History. This PDF contains a link to the webinar recording and a password you'll need to view it. You must download this PDF and follow the instructions in order to access the webinar recording. If you have questions or problems accessing the purchased recording, send a message to plawebinars@ala.org, or call 800-545-2433 ext. 5PLA (5752).

Technical requirements:
To playback this on-demand webinar you should have the newest version of Adobe Flash Player installed and Javascript enabled in your web browser. A fast internet connection and computer is recommended.

Jessica E. Moyer

Jessica E. Moyer has MS and CAS degrees from the University of Illinois, Graduate School of Library and Information Science. Currently she is a doctoral candidate at the University of Minnesota–Twin Cities in the Literacy Education program. She has published articles in Reference and User Services Quarterly, New Library World, and the Libraries Unlimited Readers' Advisor Newsletter, and she is the author of Research-Based Readers' Advisory (American Library Association, 2008). An active member of ALA, Moyer is currently a member of the editorial boards for Reference and User Services Quarterly and Booklist's Reference Books Bulletin and is chair of the 2010 RUSA Awards committee. She reviews fiction, audiobooks, reference books, and professional reading for Booklist and fiction for Library Journal.

Public Library Association (PLA)

The Public Library Association (PLA) is a division of the American Library Association. PLA’s core purpose is to strengthen public libraries and their contribution to the communities they serve. Its mission is to enhance the development and effectiveness of public library staff and public library services.

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