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Bookstore-less, but not hopeless

...we're a good deal when they go shopping," so encouraging cost-saving options like online textbook shopping, using e-books or going open-source seems to be in line with UAS values.Wedler said she'd like to see student government organize...
Juneau libraries' e-book popularity surges

...people are downloading audio and e-books from Juneau libraries.There librarian, said on accessing e-books online to transfer to a personal...split in the electronic items between e-books and downloadable audio books.Print...
E-book overkill: Justice Dept. trustbusters should've left Apple and book publishers alone

...colluding in 2010 to raise the prices of e-books. Three other publishers that were...consumers can pay lower prices for their e-books."Not likely. What this, I suspect that the price of e-books would have come down through normal...
Sitka OKs expansion design for library," Bell said. "Maybe they like their CDs. So we try to meet all those needs. You can download audio books and e-books through Kettleson, through the state library, and you can come in and use computers if you so desire. But you can also...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, thumbs down

Thumbs up to circulation of e-books at Juneau Public Libraries being on the rise. According to our Sunday story, "Juneau libraries' e-book popularity surges...
Juneau Public Library offers new ebook service

...line to download. Registered Juneau library card holders are allowed four tokens per week which can be used to download e-books at no direct cost via the library's Freading site, www. The library pays the cost of the...
Amazon incidents remind that big brother still looms

...In the wake of the uproar, Amazon announced that it would no longer use its wireless capabilities to erase readers' e-books, and Amazon Chief Executive Jeff Bezos apologized. Lesson learned, right? Maybe, but then again, maybe not. This...
Palin finishes memoir, 'Going Rogue'

...hardcover sales over the holidays," Harper spokeswoman Tina Andreadis said Monday. Publishers have been concerned that e-books, rapidly becoming more popular, might take away sales from hardcover editions, which are more expensive. Palin, who...
New Valley library building on the 1% list makes sense

...up. Borrowing books and DVDs is still popular. Use of e-books is on the rise, and the JPL provides access to over 70,000 e-books for free. Library staff also helps people learn to use...
Fred Meyer expands e-reader line with Nooks

...other e-reading devices, are also sold in Walmart, Hearthside books does not sell e-reading devices but has Google e-books available through its website. ? Contact reporter Jonathan Grass at 523-2276 or at jonathan.grass@juneauempire...


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