Paul Biba’s eBook, eLibrary, eMuseum and ePublishing news compilation for week ending Saturday, January 14

Paul Biba’s eBook, eLibrary, eMuseum and ePublishing news compilation for week ending Saturday, January 14 Link Post Morning Coffee Editor's Note: The following is a compilation of tweets from @PaulKBiba, the former editor of Teleread.

Marvel to Give Away Back Issues with New Digital Comics Program (Hollywood Reporter)

A New Model for Medium (Monday Note)

Business Musings: All Romance Ebooks & Visions of The Future: Part One by Kristine Kathryn Rusch (Kris Writes)

Indie book publishing and reading service Inkitt brings its app to the Play Store - Android Police (Android Police)

Wise Counsel: Garner’s Modern English Usage – The App (American Editor)

Google brings AR to museums with Tango (Android Central)

hoopla digital Boosts Library to 600,000 Titles (Digital Book World)

Report: German Holocaust Archive Publishes Inventory Online (Infodocket)

Wikimedia Foundation receives $3 million to make freely licensed images accessible and reusable across the web (Library Stuff)

European Library, Research, and Science Organisations Call For Modifications to EU Copyright Reform Proposals (Infodocket)

Library borrowing of digital books and audiobooks continues to grow, up 21% in 2016 (Talkiing New Media)

An Authoritative Look at Book Publishing Startups (The Future of Publishing)

Mark Coker predicts gloom, doom for Amazon ahead (Teleread)

New OA Resource: 1000s of Historic Shakespeare Illustrations are Now Free to Download and Use (Infodocket)

The Newberry Library's Ayer coll of photos, manuscripts, art & more abt Native Americans is now avail via the IL Hub (DPLA)

OverDrive Reports Library Borrowing of eBooks and Audiobooks Up 21% in 2016 (The Digital Reader)

Elements of Style: CSS for Ebooks #2 (The Book Designer)

NSR Post: Wanna write (to make a difference)? (No Shelf Required)

GPO Begins Digital Release Of Historical Federal Register, 1990-1994 Available Today (Infodocket)

Gallup Doesn’t Poll About Reading Habits for 14 years, Reports People Are Reading More Books (The Dibgital Reader)

Cultural Heritage: Discover and Listen to Recordings from Europeana’s Music Collections with “Europeana Radio” (Infodocket)

Firebrand Acquires Enthrill’s eBook DRM Tech (The Digital Reader)

NEH and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Announce Fellowships for Digital Publication (Infodocket)

Save the IDPF. Save EPUB (Digital Book World)

Library Extension Finds Books At Your Local Library While You Shop On Amazon (Library Stuff)

Last Ditch Effort to Block W3C Takeover of IDPF (The Digital Reader)

Europe: Brussels Hears Further Arguments in Support of E-Lending (Infodocket)

Wayback Machine Chrome extension now available (Internet Archive)

What Canada’s Shelfie Data Suggests About Ebook Subscriptions (Publishing Perspectives)

The Kindle Chronicles: Paul Slavin, CEO, Open Road Media (The Kindle Chronicles)

DPLA to Expand Access to Ebooks with Support from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation (Library Stuff)

British Safety Council launches a digital archive of 60 years of its history (Global HSE)

B&N Pulls $50 Nook Android Tablet (The Digital Reader)

 

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