Category: ebooks

Ebooks seem like ‘Netflix for libraries,’ but they’re a drain on budgets


The book-crammed Free Library of Philadelphia has found a way to stay relevant in the 21st century: ebooks. Last

Dear Adobe (Digital Editions): F You!


Seriously Adobe. As if your DRM isn’t enough of a pain in the rear already,

Adobe Digital Editions now available for iPad


Every major publisher sells e-books with encryption that basically prevents unlawful sharing and distribution to

Some of the Best from Tor.com 2014 is Free to Download Now!


We are thrilled to announce the 2014 edition of Some of the Best from Tor.com,

NCompass Live: Installing and Using the OverDrive App: A Day-Before-Christmas Refresher!


‘Tis the day before Christmas and all through the land, librarians brace for the upcoming

Telling people how to remove DRM isn’t illegal


We all know that it’s against the law to sell copyrighted material, but is it

Things That Make the Librarian Angry


Once again, Jessamyn West nails it. Having a waiting list for library ebooks is really