With the rise of ebooks, public libraries are at a crossroads. Some book publishers, fearful that library ebook lending will cannibalize retail sales of books, are reluctant to supply ebooks to libraries at the very time that library patrons are clamoring for greater access to such materials.
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How do libraries in other countries handle ebooklending? Are ebooks killing libraries?
Artist, graphic designer and children books’ illustrator Sylvia Liu created an astonishing cartoon that tells the differences between print and electronic books in a very funny and amusing way.
Via The Digital Reader.