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The New Normal? Challenges of Leveraging the eBook Opportunity in K-12 Libraries Buffy J. Hamilton | The Unquiet Librarian

The New Normal? Challenges of Leveraging the eBook Opportunity in K-12 Libraries

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SLJ/LJ eBook Summit 2011 Keynote Panel Presentation

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  • 1. The New Normal?Challenges of Leveraging the eBookOpportunity in K-12 LibrariesBuffy J. Hamilton | The Unquiet Librarian
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  • 3. eBook as a fundamentallyaccess to eContent different literacy/reading experience
  • 4. 1rapidly shiftingeReader and eBooklandscape
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  • 6. 2 funding challenges
  • 7. divisions CC image via http://www.flickr.com/photos/joiseyshowaa/2179747557/sizes/o/in/ph otostream/
  • 8. 3 restrictive purchasing policies
  • 9. theblobofinertia CC image via http://www.flickr.com/photos/jurvetson/131023758/sizes/ l/in/photostream/
  • 10. 4issues andchallengesof patronprivacy CC image via http://www.flickr.com/photos/alancleaver/4105726930/sizes/l/in/photostream/
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  • 13. 6 quantifiable data
  • 14. lack of a device agnostic and standard eBook DRMthat meets the needs of all learners and libraries/school communities 7CC image via http://www.flickr.com/photos/antphotos/3460832408/
  • 15. 8publishing market slow to respond to theeBook/eTextbook needs of schools and librariesSource: http://www.slideshare.net/buffyjhamilton/buffy-hamilton-response-to-paulo-freire
  • 16. tension of competing interests/concerns between librarians and patrons 9CC image viahttp://www.flickr.com/photos/jphilipson/582274247/sizes/l/in/photostream/
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  • 18. how to get in the game andbe a player 10CC image via http://www.flickr.com/photos/bibban/230126679/sizes/l/in/[email protected]/
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