Why can’t I get this eBook from ECRL?

ECRL very much wants to offer popular titles to you in the eBook platform; however, when it comes to purchasing eBooks, libraries do have a limited market to select from.  Why are popular titles unavailable as eBooks?   First, not every book that gets published is published as an eBook.  For example, it wasn’t until …

Penguin titles and Kindle

Currently owned eBooks published by Penguin are once again available for download to Kindle through ECRL’s eBook service. However, we understand that we will not be able to buy new Penguin titles, at least not now, anyway. Yesterday I posted notice that the Penguin titles were not available for Kindle. That was changed sometime this …

eBooks – not everything is available

Warning . . . whatever I’m writing in this post may very well be outdated before I push the “publish” button . . . eBooks have overtaken the information industry like a tsunami. Almost everyone knows someone who has an eReader, if they don’t have one personally. While many die-hard print booklovers have decried eBooks …

Yes, we have eBooks

You asked, we listened! ECRL has added another format for your reading enjoyment — eBooks. Refer to this document for guidelines and more information about the service:http://www.ecrlib.org/ebooks-ecrl.pdf Readers enjoy books in many ways and use a variety of formats: Books for reading – for reading and enjoyment while in one place, like curling up in …