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E-books are now available at Plum Creek Library System

June 28, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON When Julie Wellnitz was hired as the Nobles County Library Director last September, she had a major goal in mind. Continue Reading

Mitchell library ventures into e-books

June 5, 2012 in The Daily Republic

E-books are now available online through the Mitchell Public Library website, mitlib.sdln.net, at no cost to library patrons. Continue Reading

E-books a hit at Grand Forks library

December 14, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Physical books still most popular, but e-books growing in useAs more readers are embracing pixels over printed pages, the popularity of e-readers is helping the Grand Forks library and others attract patrons to its electronic collections. At the same time, the free materials offered by libraries may be prompting more consumers to buy e-readers, such as the Nook or the Kindle. Continue Reading

Harry Potter wizard series to be sold as e-books

June 23, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Author J.K. Rowling announced today that her seven Potter novels will be sold as e-books starting in October ending the boy wizard’s status as one of the highest-profile holdouts against digital publishing. Continue Reading

E-readers explode

January 15, 2011 in West Central Tribune

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With Amazon.com’s recent announcement that the company’s version of the e-reader, the Kindle, is now the top-selling item the site has ever offered, these phrases may soon be nearing extinction. And Amazon isn’t alone.
All sorts of glassy screened handheld devices used to download books, newspapers and magazines are finding their way into the hands of young and old alike.
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Fargo library delves deeper into digital

December 4, 2010 in INFORUM

Joins Library2Go to offer e-books, video and audiobooksFargo Public Library patrons can now download free e-books to their Nooks or Sony Readers, as well as movies and eAudiobooks to their computers and other electronic devices. Continue Reading