In case you were wondering why libraries aren’t as able as they want to be in providing our patrons with access to ebooks, check out the whole article.
from What’s A Library Dollar Worth? by Peter Brantley, Publisher’s Weekly
Yeah. Publishers are really holding libraries feet to the fire with e-books. It is the suck.
(I am so glad to be done with e-book support. I really shouldn’t bitch about working the non-fiction desk. There is a finite number problems one can experience there.)
This is some bullshit right here.
I’m presenting to our board tomorrow evening on this topic.
Explaining this mess to users is one of my least-favorite things to do.