Phil the Web Crawler – MOOCs and Libraries, $1 million for BC Literacy and Cengage Bankruptcy

IMG_5925– Massive Open Opportunity: Supporting MOOCs in Public and Academic Libraries.

– BC Government provides $1 million for literacy outreach.

– New funding program for B.C. Aboriginal Audio Digitization & Preservation.

– B.C. makes post-secondary free online textbooks available.

– Califa Launches Enki, a Lending Platform for Direct Ebook Distribution.

– Survey Examines British Academics’ Use of Digital Tools in Research and Teaching.

– Cengage May Declare Bankruptcy.

– Ebooks made up 20% of the U.S. consumer book industry in 2012, up from 15% in 2011.

– Publisher Threatens to Sue Blogger and Metadata librarian for $1-Billion.

– German online publishers’ anti-adblock campaign backfires.

– Vancouver Public Library Discusses Urban Green Space and eBooks.

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About philfeedback

Library and Information Technician, Adult Education and Workplace Training Certificate, Information specialist, I love information, I eat sleep and bathe in information. Then I pay it forward.
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2 Responses to Phil the Web Crawler – MOOCs and Libraries, $1 million for BC Literacy and Cengage Bankruptcy

  1. Mandi says:

    Thanks for the heads up about Cengage, Phil!!

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