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Do I Own these E-books or Not?: The Adventures of Jo Budler, Kansas State Librarian

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Saturday, January 21, 2012
3:30 pm to 5:30 pm, US/Central

You’ve heard about it. How one State Librarian dared to suggest that her libraries “owned” -- and did not rent – the e-books they had purchased. Now hear the behind the scenes story from Jo Budler, Kansas State Librarian. Learn about the publishers’ reaction to her claim and what this daring effort might mean for state and public libraries across the country. Learn why Budler took the path she did and how you can learn from her experience to improve what you can do in your own library.

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