Paul Biba’s eBook, eLibrary, eMuseum and ePublishing news compilation for week ending Friday, September 2

Paul Biba’s eBook, eLibrary, eMuseum and ePublishing news compilation for week ending Friday, September 2 Link Post Morning Coffee

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

New Special Issue of The Journal of Electronic #Publishing (JEP) Devoted to #Libraries as #Publishers is Now Online (Library Journal)

New NSF “Science Nation” Video: Digitizing the Macaulay Library of Natural Sounds at Cornell University (Infodocket)

Digital textbook rental for students just got an upgrade (Ecampus News)

Erotica Authors Blindsided by NOOK Press Account Terminations (Bookriot)

Why Textbook Publishers Are Running Scared: Survey Shows College Textbook Spending Dropped 17% Since 2007 (The Digital Reader)

Read 1,000 Editions of The Village Voice: A Digital Archive of the Iconic New York City Paper (Open Culture)

Here are 6 reasons why newspapers have dropped their paywalls (Nieman Lab)

Library of Congress: Alexander Hamilton Papers Now Online in their Original Format (Infodocket)

New York Public Library Publishes First Issue of “Library Zine” (Infodocket)

Explore more #IIIF datasets for research! Over 8000 paintings in the public domain from the @NatMus_SWE: (Europeana)

Listen to the National Marine Band from the early 1900s from @LARHRA phonobase collection on @Europeanaeu Music: (Europeana)

Video: “Charting HathiTrust’s Strategic Directions” (Infodocket)

Reference: Digitized Isses of Federal Register From 1980-1989 Released Online Today (Infodocket)

Terry Pratchett's unfinished works crushed by steamroller (The Bookseller)

Attention, Authors: WordPress 5.0 Will Change Everything You Know About WordPress (The Digital Reader)

Australian Government #WebArchive Adds 14 Million Recently Harvested Docs (1.9 TBs) & More Headlines (Infodocket)

Good article on how to maximize your returns if you're enrolled in KDP (David Gaughran)

Terry Pratchett’s Unfinished Novels “Destroyed” by Steamroller (The Digital Reader)

New Dataset: Louisiana Freed Slaves Data Now Available From Matrix Center Slave Biographies Project (Infodocket)

University of North Texas Releases More Than 100 Free E-Books on Texas and Oklahoma History (Infodocket)

Barnes & Noble is Shutting Down Nook Support Forums (Yes, The Nook Still Exists) (The Digital Reader)

Download Hundreds of Issues of Jugend, Germany’s Pioneering Art Nouveau Magazine (1896-1940) (Open Culture)

This month's FREE access collections are those by our Welsh poets! Get them through @exacteditions here: (Exact Editions)

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