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New eBook: Learning, Freedom & the Web

December 24, 2011 by

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Published by the Mozilla Foundation. Via a Creative Commons Blog Post: Anya Kamenetz and Mozilla have released a great book called Learning, Freedom & the Web. It details many of the activities and ideas generated at Mozilla’s eponymous festival held last year, “a 500 person meta-hackfest that took place in a Barcelona city square,” says […]

NY Times: Publishers vs. Libraries: An E-Book Tug of War

December 24, 2011 by

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From The New York Times: Ms. [Maja] Thomas [a senior vice president of the Hachettte Book Group, in charge of its digital division] of Hachette says: “We’ve talked with librarians about the various levers we could pull,” such as limiting the number of loans permitted or excluding recently published titles. She adds that “there’s no […]

GPO Publishes 2011 Annual Report

December 24, 2011 by

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The report runs 86 pages (PDF) and can be accessed here.