Core Ebooks Interest Group

 View Only
last person joined: 18 hours ago 

✉ Send an email to ALA-CoreEbooks@ConnectedCommunity.org to start a discussion or share a file.

About this Group

👐 Anyone can view all content in the group, but only people who join it can post to it. Anyone can join to participate.


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.

 Related Groups

Portraits of three Core members with caption Become a Member: Find Your Home: Core.

 

Transcript from DPLA/COSLA/ReadersFirst

  • 1.  Transcript from DPLA/COSLA/ReadersFirst

    Posted Oct 12, 2023 03:16 PM

    Hi all,

     

    Here's a link to the recording of the most recent DPLA/COSLA/ReadersFirst "Collaborating  for Access": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vPqbEKTSRJI

     

    What do librarians REALLY want from publishers, and how can smaller and independent publishers create a better ecosystem? In our sixth Collaborating for Access webinar, COSLA, DPLA, and ReadersFirst are partnering with the Independent Publisher Caucus to bring together librarians and smaller and independent publishers to explore how they can work together to provide greater access for patrons. Topics will include: Opportunities for independent publishers in the library market; licensing options that are most attractive to libraries; and ways that libraries and independent publishers can work together to mutual benefit.