September 19, 2014

Audio: Public Radio Program Discussion About e-Books, e-Readers, and Bookstores

Earlier today WAMU here in Washington broadcast a one hour discussion about e-books, e-readers, and bookstores. The Kojo Namdi Show welcomed: David Pogue, NY Times Lee Rainie, Pew Internet & American Life Project Bradley Graham, Co-owner of Politics and Prose Bookstore Direct to Streaming Audio (52 minutes) Text Summary and Video Extra See Also: Pew […]

New Report from Pew Internet: The Internet As a Diversion and Destination

This new report was written by Lee Rainie, Director of the Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project Overview Direct to Complete Report (HTML Version) Primary Findings Americans are increasingly going online just for fun and to pass the time. On any given day, 53% of all the young adults ages 18-29 go online […]

Video and Slides: "How Libraries Add Value to Their Communities"

“How Libraries Add Value to Their Communities” Lee Rainie, Director of the Pew Internet & America Life Project Presented at Computers In Libraries, March 2011 The Net, smartphones, and other technologies have added to the way people can engage with so much to local communities and wider communities of interest. Yet, there are many gaps. […]