Core Ebooks Interest Group

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Purpose: Provides a regular forum for discussion and to meet at Annual Conferences and Midwinter Meetings. Core represents a large segment of libraries and can be influential with publishers and vendors to benefit libraries and library users as the ebook landscape evolves. Core welcomes any type of library or library agency, as well as consortia, to join this group.

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ALAmw Consortial Ebooks Interest Group Quick Notes

  • 1.  ALAmw Consortial Ebooks Interest Group Quick Notes

    Posted Feb 11, 2020 07:22 AM

    We had a great turnout at the ASGCLA Consortial Ebooks Interest Group meeting at ALA Midwinter!  Thanks to all who contributed to the conversation and shared their ideas on our work together.

    We invite everyone in the community to share updates on their ebook projects.  So far, we have two updates to share.  Please send yours along to if you have news to share and we'll get it posted for you!

    We'd also like to take this opportunity to help connect you to major efforts in this space including:

    While participation in this group is open to everyone, we do encourage people to be members of the ASGCLA division. ASGCLA connects library leaders among state libraries, government libraries, consortia and underserved communities. It is a small but mighty division of amazing people. Learn more at

    Admittedly, we are more active on our listserv.  We encourage you to subscribe to our list to keep up with ebook news and activities!

    Stephen Spohn
    (978) 799-1518
    Director-at-Large, Association of Specialized, Government and Cooperative Library Agencies
    Co-chair, ASGCLA Consortial Ebooks Interest Group

    { My day job is Executive Director at Ocean State Libraries. }