December 26, 2011
On E-Books, Publishers Are Hurting Libraries
Peter Brantley, Publishers Weekly
In November, when Penguin abruptly announced it was pulling its frontlist e-books from library lending programs, the move was widely perceived as a response to Amazon—and a warning that, whatever the outcome of this latest struggle over e-books, libraries are poised to become collateral damage.
TAGGED: Amazon, e-books