Libraries stuck in digital divide

Libraries stuck in digital divide

Major publishing houses thwart efforts to expand availability of e-books
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Assistant Director of Durango Public Library Sandy Irwin displays the different e-readers available for checkout at the library. The library has about 30 e-readers with popular titles downloaded on them. Patrons who have their own e-readers or tablets can download e-books from the library’s website.
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A screen on a Durango Public Library computer displays a few of the e-books available for checkout. E-book downloads through the library’s website hit 15,512 in 2012. There were 8,951 e-book checkouts in 2011.
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Assistant Director of the Durango Public Library Sandy Irwin turns on an e-reader preloaded with children’s books.
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