May 18, 2022

New Book: The Charleston Briefings Publishes “Reading in a Digital Age”

Reading in a Digital Age, the latest title in The Charleston Briefings: Trending Topics for Information Professionals series from ATG Media and Michigan Publishing, is now available to read online (free) or for purchase.

The book was written by David Durant, Associate Professor and Federal Documents and Social Sciences Librarian at J.Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University in Greenville, North Carolina.

atg_series_readingAbout the Book

How is reading changing in the digital environment? How will it continue to change? Are we headed for an all-digital future? Or does print still have a place in the reading environment? Does format matter? What do readers tell us they want? This brief monograph offers librarians, publishers, vendors, and others, an overview of these key issues, as well as advice on how their institutions should approach the print vs. digital controversy.

Direct to Full Text and/or Purchase Info

Other Books in the Series

Library as Publisher by Sarah Kalikman Lippincott

Library Marketing: From Passion to Practice by Jill Stover Heinze

Peer Review: Reform and Renewal in Scientific Publishing by Adam Etkin; Thomas Gaston; Jason Roberts

About Gary Price

Gary Price ( 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, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.