The introduction of the Amazon Kindle started a new generation in electronic book (or ebook) development. In 1998, I thought that NuvoMedia had finally found an acceptable electronic reader with the Rocket eBook. Unfortunately, RCA bought the company, and were never able to successfully license content. Consequently, that device slowly went away
Many interested and concerned eyes are watching the future of books and the evolution of Eresources in general. Ebooks, Ereads, E whatevers are the currently promising future, and in order for any enterprise to succeed, that enterprise must conform to the advancing business standards of information dissemination.
It has been a little while since my last blog post, but we have been working very hard to get the new North Independence branch reopened. I hope you have a chance to drop by, see the remodeled library and view the Working History of Independence display.