Paul Biba’s eBook, eLibrary, eMuseum and ePublishing news compilation for week ending Friday, August 18

Editor's Note: The following is a compilation of tweets from @PaulKBiba, the former editor of Teleread and an editor of Project Gutenberg’s Facebook page.

Paul Biba’s eBook, eLibrary, eMuseum and ePublishing news compilation for week ending Friday, August 18 Link Post Morning Coffee

Amazon Author Central: A Primer (Indies Unlimited)

Breaking News: Amazon Is NOT Going to Suffer From the Shifting eBook Market (The Digital Reader)

New Kobo e-reader now available in Australia and NZ - iTWire (iTWire)

International Privacy Experts Adopt Statements on E-Learning, Intelligence Gathering (Infodocket)

Foxit Reader (Tech Radar)

Chemistry World launches digital archive with Exact Editions (Talking New Media)

Great to see major publishers embrace alternative ebook models in public libraries, but let's … (No Shelf Required)

Download 400K Free Classical Music Scores & 46K Classical Recordings from International Music Score Library Project (Open Culture)

ODILO chosen by European Commission to help boost literacy in schools (Go To Digital)

Merriam-Webster’s new etymology tool is both educational and terrifying (AV Club)

Smashwords Introduces “Special Deals”- Automated Merchandising of Onsale Ebooks (Smashwords)

Kindle Unlimited Funding Pool Grew in July 2017 as the Per-Page Rate Dropped (The Digital Reader)

E-Book-Quartal 1–2/2017: Kaufintensität steigt weiter, Käuferzahl geht zurück (Boersenverein)

Is copyright reform necessary to save the print media? (Hugh Stephens Blog)

Magazines: How print is surviving the digital age, By Steven McIntosh (BBC)

Listen: Voice recordings of actual black slaves once indentured in the South (BoingBoing)

Confederation of Open Access Repositories (COAR) Releases 2016-2017 Annual Report (Infodocket)

NMC (New Media Consortium) Publishes Second Horizon Project Strategic Brief on Digital Literacy in Higher Education (Infodocket)

Australian Authors Start Online Marketplace, by Jim Milliot / @PublishersWkly (Publishers Weekly)

Inaugural W3C Publishing Summit Program Now Available Online (Infodocket)

NMC Releases Second Horizon Project Strategic Brief on Digital Literacy (OCLC)

Nook App to Come Pre-Installed on E-Fun Tablets, with Free Magazine Issues (The Digital Reader)

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