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Should DRM be the way forward?

Talk of eBooks surrounds us constantly. Following the 2010 Christmas season, Amazon.com announced that it sold more eBooks than paperbacks. Just last week, the topic of eBooks came up a dozen times in my Google Reader (here are two interesting posts: bit.ly/pVu7bs, bit.ly/nNwooi). And the Wall Street Journal announced it would be adding eBooks to … Continue reading

eBooks Coming Soon (read Someday) to a Quebec Public Library Near You

Please excuse the long absence – Canadian Library Month and the Semaine des bibliothèques publiques du Québec have been lots of fun, but (being short staffed until just last week, when a new librarian joined our team) it’s meant 6 day work weeks and a few 12 hour days. Find out more about what I’ve … Continue reading

Public Libraries in Quebec

If you, like me, use a library in a predominantly English-speaking city, attended a library school outside Quebec, and read library journals (and blogs) in English, then it will probably come as a surprise to you that public libraries in Quebec are any different than public libraries in the rest of Canada. So here are … Continue reading