Lending eReaders: What Libraries Need to Know

Join panelists for a discussion on best practices in loaning eReaders to library customers. What are the big considerations when developing a lending program for eReaders? Hear lessons learned and success stories on lending eReaders. Hosted by Gina Persichini, Idaho Commission for Libraries and Jennifer Fenton, Washington State Library. Presenters include Chris Gustafson, Whitman Middle School, Seattle, Washington; Sherrilynn Bair, Library Director, Snake River School/Community Library in Idaho and Lauren Corder, Digital Branch Librarian, North Olympic Library System.

Ereaders and eBooks: eBook Pilot Project Updates

Participants in the Washington State Library’s EReader pilot project shared what they have learned about training staff and customers and circulating eReaders at a series of four free webinars. Archives of the presentations are available below:

Demystifying e-Readers sponsored by Idaho Commission for Libraries and Washington State Library on January 12, 2012

How to get started with circulating eBooks and training staff and customers

Below are the Elluminate Archives from the November 2011 Peer Discussion meetings. Please ensure that Java is installed before clicking the below links.

Feedback We encourage your feedback. If you have comments or suggestions, please use our feedback form.

Funded in part by the Institute for Museum and Library Services (IMLS) through the Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA).