The SLIS Library, in keeping up with reader trends, has started purchasing a few titles in eBook format. Check out the eBooks we have purchased so far:
- Bite-sized Marketing: Realistic Solutions for the Overworked Librarian by Nancy Dowd
- Celebrating Cuentos: Promoting Latino Children's Literature and Literacy in Classrooms and Libraries edited by Jamie Campbell Naidoo
- The Googlization of Everything (and why we should worry) by Siva Vaidhyanathan
- Graphic Novels and Comics in Libraries and Archives: Essays on Readers, Research, History and Cataloging edited by Robert G. Weiner
- Public Libraries and Social Justice by John Pateman
- Public Libraries and the Internet: Roles, Perspectives and Implications edited by John Carlo Bertot, Paul T. Jaeger, and Charles R. McClure
- Reference Reborn: Breathing New Life into Public Services Librarianship edited by Diane Zabel
In addition, EBSCO is currently hosting a trial period of its eBook content. This can be accessed through Academic Search Premier and clicking on the New Features tab in the upper right-hand corner.
Take some time and explore the future of books! And don't forget that SLIS students and faculty can check out a Kindle, Nook Color, The Book, or iPad at the SLIS Circ desk for up to a week of eBook exploration.