Paul Biba’s eBook, eLibrary, eMuseum and ePublishing news compilation for week ending Saturday, November 12

6498602811_9dd509fdb7_bEditor's Note: The following is a compilation of tweets from @PaulKBiba, the former editor of Teleread.

The Anthony Roll (1546), containing illustrations of some of Henry VIII's favourite ships, is now online (British Library)l

New Article/Case Study: “Research in Progress: The Institution as E-Textbook Publisher” (Infodocket)

Here is a full list of Amazon Prime Reading eligible titles (Ebook Friendly)

Simon & Schuster Reports Digital Revenues Up, eBook Sales Down in Third Quarter (The Digital Reader)

Amazon Rapids and the dumbing-down of reading (The Average Joe)

New Digital Collections: Massachusetts Historical Society Makes Anti-Suffrage Records (1894-1920) Available Online (Infodocket)

The Birds of America digitized by Library of Parliament (Library Stuff)

After a slow start, Apple News is emerging as a significant traffic driver for some news orgs (Nieman Lab)

JISC (UK) Embark on a project researching the University as e-Textook publisher (Personanondata)

Presse digitale – Ebooks prévisions en hausse pour la France (Idboox)

Apple News Quietly Takes Off (MacStories)

“DRM is Used to Lock in, Control and Spy on Users” (Torrent Freak)

HarperCollins eBook Revenues Fell in 1st Fiscal Quarter 2017 (The Digital Reader)

New York Times Election Front Pages, 1852–2012 (NY Times)

ABA and Libro.fm Partner to Sell Audiobooks Through Indie Bookstores (Digital Book World)

Amazon Prime Reading Comes to the US Kindle App (MacStories/a>)

NSR Post: Free mobile reading and writing platform for all to use? Yes, please. And thank you, Sweek. (No Shelf Required)

19th century #photographs of #Japan! Check out this openly licensed set on (Europeana)

E-books can be lent by libraries just like normal books, rules EU’s top court (Library Stuff)

E-books Can Be Lent In Same Way as Traditional Books, Says Court of Justice of the European Union (Infodocket)

Hachette Reports Revenues Up, eBook Revenues Down in Third Quarter (The Digital Reader)

Australia: State Library Victoria Launches New Digital Publishing Partnership (Infodocket)

USC to store, digitize 10,000 vintage Marine Corps films (Library Stuff)

Apple Releases iBooks StoryTime for Apple TV (MacStories)

Happy Birthday Wattpad! (Wattpad)

Essential Audiobooks Start Their First Chapter With a London Launch Event (PRNewswire)

La numérisation des livres indisponibles en France, légale ou non ? (Actualitte)

IDPF Votes to Approve Merger with W3C(Publishers Weekly)

European Publishers 'Shocked' at EU E-book Lending Ruling - Publishers Weekly (Publishers Weekly)

EU e-lending ruling sparks book trade concerns: (The Bookseller)

Publishers Whine About EU eBook Lending Ruling (The Digital Reader)

CJUE C-174/15 10/11/2016 : le prêt d' #ebook en bibliothèque assimilable au prêt de livre imprimé sous conditions
(InfoCuria)

image by DRs Kulturarvsprojekt

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