Thursday, August 16, 2012

eBook Online Conference

Join us for an exciting one-day online conference as five nationally- and internationally-known speakers discuss wide-ranging aspects of the growing impact of eBooks on libraries. Brought to you by the Southeast Florida Library Information Network (SEFLIN).

Date:  September 21, 2012.  Time:  10:00am - 3:00pm EST.

Cost:  Free for Florida Library Staff.  $25 for non-Florida Library Staff.


10 AM
Frankenbooks and the Future of eBooks: An Ongoing Challenge
Stephen Abram

11 AM
Getting the Most from Your eBook Readers: Tips and Tricks
Chad Mairn

12 Noon
eTextbooks: The Shift to Digital — New Models for Course Distribution
Nik Osborne, J.D.

1 PM
Lunch Break     

2 PM
Swimming Upstream: Collection Development Issues and eContent
Jamie LaRue

3 PM
Ebook Licensing and Access — Now and the Future
Sue Polanka
This session will analyze the barriers to eBook lending models currently available for libraries.

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