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The State of Digital Publishing in Canada 2015

News  May 18, 2016

Infographics with highlights from BookNet Canada’s third annual State of Digital Publishing in Canada survey.

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Libraries Call on Multinational Publishers for Fair Ebook Pricing

News  March 29, 2016

Canadian Public Libraries for Fair Ebook Pricing has issued an open letter to five multinational publishers calling for more reasonable prices and terms for ebooks.

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Canadian Municipal Governments Support Efforts to Bring Down eBook Prices for Public Libraries

News  March 5, 2016

The Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) has approved a resolution calling for action from the federal government on ebooks.

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Reminder: Survey for Youth Services and Young Adult Librarians

News  February 29, 2016

Public librarians working in Youth Services or Young Adult Librarianship are invited to take part in a research project called “Young Adult Use of E-Books: An Analysis of Public Library Information and Resource Offerings”.

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Library E-Book Campaign Finalist for Nonprofit PR Award

News  February 9, 2016

The Canadian Public Libraries for Fair Ebook Pricing has been selected as a finalist for the PR News Nonprofit PR Award in the “PR on a shoestring budget” category.

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Call for Survey Participants: Young Adult Use of E-Books – An Analysis of Public Library Information and Resource Offerings

News  January 31, 2016

Public librarians working in Youth Services or Young Adult Librarianship are invited to take part in a research project called “Young Adult Use of E-Books: An Analysis of Public Library Information and Resource Offerings”.

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Toronto and Ottawa Public Libraries welcome Penguin Random House’s reduced ebook prices

News  December 15, 2015

This new pricing model will help public libraries achieve their goal of providing universal access to ebooks, which is a high priority given booming borrowing rates and high demand for this content.

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News Release: More Atlantic Canadian ebooks for Public Library Users

News  August 26, 2015

The Nova Scotia Provincial Library, Halifax Public Libraries, and the Atlantic Publishers Marketing Association have collaborated to provide greater access to the region’s ebooks through a project called Read Local.

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