Login Home About SEFLIN Member Institutions Newsletters Contact Us
Expand/Collapse Submenu Continuing Education
Committees & Groups
Meeting Calendar
Expand/Collapse Submenu SEFLIN Services
... Join SEFLIN
2012 Virtual Conference
Home | Register | How to Connect
eBooks: Benefits, Challenges, and the Future September 21, 2012

Join us for an exciting one-day online conference as five nationally- and internationally-known speakers discuss wide-ranging aspects of the growing impact of eBooks on libraries. Brought to you by the Southeast Florida Library Information Network (SEFLIN).
Credo Reference
Register NowDownload ProgramHow to Connect
10 AM
Stephen Abram

Gale Cengage Learning
11 AM
Chad Mairn

Novare Library Services
12 Noon
Nik Osborne
Osborne, J.D.

Indiana University
2 PM
Jamie LaRue

Douglas County Libraries
3 PM
Sue Polanka

Wright State University
*All times Eastern (United States and Canada)

Download full program

10 AM
Frankenbooks and the Future of eBooks: An Ongoing Challenge
Stephen Abram
    Do e-books change everything or are they just the same as print? Not by a long shot. What are the opportunities and what enhancements might we expect? Is this the final straw for libraries or the biggest opportunity since the web?. More...

11 AM
Getting the Most from Your eBook Readers: Tips and Tricks
Chad Mairn
    New examples of electronic reading material — e-books, e-magazines, e-textbooks — are appearing every day as well as devices and software to read them on. More...

12 Noon
eTextbooks: The Shift to Digital — New Models for Course Distribution
Nik Osborne, J.D.
    As educational materials become widely available in digital format there is ongoing pressure to develop distribution models that will properly serve members of higher education. More...

1 PM
Lunch Break     

2 PM
Swimming Upstream: Collection Development Issues and eContent
Jamie LaRue
    There are four new streams of digital content. Douglas County (CO) Libraries has been an early explorer of these rivers that wind always closer to the source. More...

3 PM
Ebook Licensing and Access — Now and the Future
Sue Polanka
    This session will analyze the barriers to eBook lending models currently available for libraries. More...


Registration Rates
Register Now
  Florida Non-Florida
Individual (recordings included) FREE $25
Group (recordings included) FREE $45

Facebook Twitter


Facebook  | Twitter  | SEFLIN mobile

© Copyright 1996-2014 by The Southeast Florida Library Information Network, Inc.
Office 452, Wimberly Library, Florida Atlantic University
777 Glades Road, Boca Raton, FL 33431
ph: 877-733-5460 (toll free)  fax: 561-208-0995

Copyright Avectra Inc 2014