Link Du Jour: Kindle Makes Nice with the Library
If you’re like me, hesitant to take the eReader plunge due to the frustratingly complicated web of “it works with this, but not with that” compatibility, it looks like one of these issues is about to be solved. By the end of the year, Kindle owners will be able to check out books at 11,000 public libraries.
Click here to read the story (via the AP).
There are still plenty of reasons (DRM, user-friendliness, content availability) for concern, but for me, this moves the eReader purchase needle (curiously located on the dashboard of my car) a bit to the right. How about you?
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About Travis Jonker
Travis Jonker is an elementary school librarian in Michigan. He writes reviews (and the occasional article or two) for School Library Journal and is a member of the 2014 Caldecott committee. You can email Travis at firstname.lastname@example.org, or follow him on Twitter: @100scopenotes.
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