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Portable devices- libraries trying to meet the demands of the iPhone generation

A couple of years ago we under took a systematic study of portable devices e.g. ebook readers, iPods, netbooks etc to see if our students could use them to get access to our resources, what the barriers were, if we wanted … Continue reading

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Study of ebook vs print books for students

Daytona State College has just completed a two-year comparative study using ebooks vs print books in the classroom.  Interestingly, the College had originally hoped to use Kindle ebook readers as part of the study but could not due to  the books that the … Continue reading

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