Paul Biba’s eBook, eLibrary, eMuseum and ePublishing news compilation for week ending Saturday, December 10

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAEditor’s Note: The following is a compilation of tweets from @PaulKBiba, the former editor of Teleread.

Iowa is Considering a Sales Tax on eBooks and other Digital Content (The Digital Reader)

FAQs about the Internet Archive Canada (Internet Archive)

Les histoires publiées sur Wattpad bientôt adaptées pour la télévision (Actualitte)

Apprendre à apprendre, quelle place pour le numérique ? Par Michèle Drechsler @mdrechsler | Thot Cursus (Thot Cursus)

More of New Zealand’s Digital Content to Become Freely Available (Infodocket)

Authors, Check Your Nook Sales (The Digital Reader)

Polonsky Digitisation Project: Call for Nominations (Medieval Manuscripts)

Amazon’s New Pre-Order Policies Give Authors More Flexibility (Indies Unlimited)

European Commission Proposes Copyright Filtering for Online Services (Copyright and Technology)

Video Recording: “CLOCKSS, LOCKSS and the “Long Tail,” Preserving at-Risk Publishers” (Infodocket)

Croatia is the world’s first country to become a Free Reading Zone (No Shelf Required)

Newsonomics: The New York Times is setting its sights on 10 million digital subscribers (Nieman Labs)

Library of Congress Boosts Digital Public Library Database with Historic Maps (Campus Technology)

Alexi’s Book Recommendation Service is Doomed (The Digital Reader)

Arizona State University’s SolarSPELL Program “Delivers Digital Libraries to Tonga” (Infodocket)

Digital-native outlets in Europe are more pragmatic than innovative, report suggests (Nieman Labs)

Forme of Cury: A Medieval English Cookbook (British Library)

Authors United Declares Victory Over Amazon, Announces “Merger” With The Authors Guild (The Digital Reader)

Cultural Heritage: Dutch Caribbean Digital Platform Goes Live With More Than 500,000 Items (Infodocket)

New Digital Collection: Flying Heritage Museum Releases Online Video Archive of Military Pilot Interviews (Infodocket)

Polish Ebook Industry Eyes Brussels’ Proposed VAT Reduction (Publishing Perspectives)

DCL and Bowker Publish 2016 Digital Publishing Survey (Digital Book World)

Books2Read’s Universal Book Links Are a Great Tool For Authors (The Digital Reader)

By Marie Lebert: A short history of translation through the ages (Marie Lebert)

Have a look at some of the new ebooks that your libraries purchased during November…… ([email protected])

Google Play Books is Now Renting YA Titles from Harper Teen (The Digital Reader)

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