October 8, 2015

Audio: Consortium of 33 New Hampshire School Libraries Bring Ebooks to State

From New Hampshire Public Radio:

…[a] consortium of 33 public schools has teamed up to stock the digital shelves for the first time in the Granite State.

That consortium was led by Gilford High School, where the library bought more than a 900 volumes of encyclopedias, textbooks and collections of fiction. That would be $120,000 dollars’ worth of traditional reference books.

Listen to the Complete Report.

It runs 3:48 and includes comments from Rebecca Miller, editor-in-chief of School Library Journal.

Gary Price About Gary Price

Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.

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