June 26th, 2013 by Michael Sauers

Kobo logKobo has plans to unveil a new framework for libraries that would allow them to buy and distribute eBooks. The new library program would allow libraries to purchase eBooks directly from Kobo and allow their patrons to read them. The first stage of this grand plan is rolling out with the Hutt City Libraries in New Zealand.  They have just begun to sell e-Readers and tablets in their branches and will provide a rental system for the devices later this year.

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July 18th, 2011 by Michael Sauers

kobo_logoI was informed today that Blogging & RSS: A Librarian’s Guide 2nd Edition is now available in eBook form on the Kobo platform. (And yet again, no free copy for the author.)

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