Date: Thu, 20 Jun 2013 09:36:37 +0200
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"[e-books in libraries] For years, public libraries building their e-book collections have typically..."
- “[e-books in libraries] For years, public libraries building their e-book collections have typically done so with the agreement from publishers that once a library buys an e-book, it can lend it out, one reader at a time, an unlimited number of times. Last week, that agreement was upended by HarperCollins Publishers when it began enforcing new restrictions on its e-books, requiring that books be checked out only 26 times before they expire.”
- Publishers and Libraries Struggle over Terms of E-Books - NYTimes.com