Amazon Bringing Kindle Library Lending To You Soon

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With the increasingly rapid switch from paper books to electric amongst readers, libraries may be in fear of losing out on some business. Well maybe not, as in the US 11,000 libraries has announced they will be offering eBook lending courtesy of Amazon later on this year. … [Read more...]

Archiving social media at the British Library

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It seems that the British Library is questioning whether to archive social media in a similar way to how it currently archives print material. The 400 year-old establishment is currently looking into the worth of keeping public Twitter Feeds, Facebook and blog entries for posterity and as the US … [Read more...]