From the Associated Press:
The Queens Library is becoming the first library in the New York public library system to lend e-readers.
Under the pilot program, 50 Nooks will be available for check out at the library’s Central Library in Jamaica, starting on Thursday.
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UPDATE 2: The ereaders are locked down and no additional content (including e-books from the Queens Library digital collection (via OverDrive) can be added to the device.
UPDATE: Here’s the Official News Release with Some Additional Details (Thanks to Joanne King for Sharing it With Us)