What the eReaders can provide
October 2008 29 downloads
October 2009 85 downloads
October 2010 201 downloads
57% increase from 2009 to 2010
 AHML resident cardholders
 Any cardholder 12 years and up
 Reservable
 Two week checkout
 $1.00 a day fine
 eReader journey from Checkout to Shelves
 48 hour eReader turn around
 Checking email accounts
 Recruiting staff
 18 Kindle 2s
 1 Kindle DX
 1 Reference Kindle
 User agreements – no more
 Fiction/Nonfiction kindles – merged to one record
 Deal with large title lists for one reco...
 Downloaded free ebooks – retained
 Downloaded book samples – removed
 Accidental losses of Home page
 Deregistered Ki...
 10 nooks
 1 Reference nook
 Works with Overdrive – big plus!
 Ordering and administrative management can be
time consuming
 Needs to be in contact...
 Management not as time consuming
 Nooks have been de-registered
 3 nooks have had to be replaced since February – all
...
 10 Sony Readers (PRS 600 Touch)
 1 Reference Sony Reader
 Works with Overdrive – big plus!
 Ordering and administrative management can be
time consuming
 Managing very easy
 E...
 PDF and ePub books don’t play nice w/Sony Reader
 Some complaints that the screen is blurry (touch
screen issue)
 Clea...
Staff assigned yearly goal to
learn how to download eBooks
and eAudiobooks
Classes for the public
Download Saturdays in Ja...
 All computers in our general computer area
will have Overdrive
 Color eReaders for children
 Suggest title for purchase
 Currently nook users can share titles
 Kindle users will soon be able to share titles
 6 Sony Readers can share an acc...
 Share our titles with Patron Kindles and nooks
 Share music from a library account
 Share movies from a library account
What your readers want
What your readers want
What your readers want
What your readers want
What your readers want
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

What your readers want

928

Published on

0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
928
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
1
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
13
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide
  • All the basic information to use the Kindles is on the case
    No user agreement to be signed

  • DX will not merge
    Put on new website with form for requesting titles
  • Not as much cleanup as others
  • Not as much cleanup as others
  • Adobe captivate
  • What your readers want

    1. 1. What the eReaders can provide
    2. 2. October 2008 29 downloads October 2009 85 downloads October 2010 201 downloads 57% increase from 2009 to 2010
    3. 3.  AHML resident cardholders  Any cardholder 12 years and up  Reservable  Two week checkout  $1.00 a day fine
    4. 4.  eReader journey from Checkout to Shelves  48 hour eReader turn around  Checking email accounts  Recruiting staff
    5. 5.  18 Kindle 2s  1 Kindle DX  1 Reference Kindle
    6. 6.  User agreements – no more  Fiction/Nonfiction kindles – merged to one record  Deal with large title lists for one record  Ordering and administrative management easiest  Excellent customer service
    7. 7.  Downloaded free ebooks – retained  Downloaded book samples – removed  Accidental losses of Home page  Deregistered Kindles  Physically broken Kindles  2 Kindles have had to be replaced in 16 months  When batteries run out the Kindle will need to be replaced
    8. 8.  10 nooks  1 Reference nook
    9. 9.  Works with Overdrive – big plus!  Ordering and administrative management can be time consuming  Needs to be in contact with its account – battery issues  Excellent customer service
    10. 10.  Management not as time consuming  Nooks have been de-registered  3 nooks have had to be replaced since February – all known issues
    11. 11.  10 Sony Readers (PRS 600 Touch)  1 Reference Sony Reader
    12. 12.  Works with Overdrive – big plus!  Ordering and administrative management can be time consuming  Managing very easy  Excellent customer service
    13. 13.  PDF and ePub books don’t play nice w/Sony Reader  Some complaints that the screen is blurry (touch screen issue)  Cleaning off notes/drawings very easy  1 Sony Reader had to be replaced since February
    14. 14. Staff assigned yearly goal to learn how to download eBooks and eAudiobooks Classes for the public Download Saturdays in January
    15. 15.  All computers in our general computer area will have Overdrive  Color eReaders for children  Suggest title for purchase
    16. 16.  Currently nook users can share titles  Kindle users will soon be able to share titles  6 Sony Readers can share an account  6 Kindles can share an account
    17. 17.  Share our titles with Patron Kindles and nooks  Share music from a library account  Share movies from a library account
    1. A particular slide catching your eye?

      Clipping is a handy way to collect important slides you want to go back to later.

    ×