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Where in the publishing world are libraries?

Slides presented by Katie Dunneback at the 2011 O'Reilly Tools of Change Conference as part of the "Solving the Digital Loan Problem: Can Library Lending of eBooks be a Win-win for Publishers AND Libraries?" presentation

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Where in the publishing world are libraries?

  1. 1. WHERE IN THE PUBLISHING WORLD? Katie Dunneback Consultant East Central Library Services - Bettendorf, IA The Library Part of the Equation
  2. 3. What is Reader’s Advisory? <ul><li>“ A patron-centered library service for adult leisure readers. A successful readers’ advisory service is one in which knowledgeable, nonjudgmental staff help fiction and nonfiction readers with their leisure-reading needs.” </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Joyce Saricks, Readers’ Advisory Service in the Public Library , 3 rd edition (2005) </li></ul></ul>
  3. 5. Iowa Spending <ul><li>FY09 (7/08 to 6/09) </li></ul><ul><li>Total: $14,121,073 </li></ul><ul><li>Print: $10,175,460 </li></ul><ul><li>Electronic: $1,104,697 </li></ul><ul><li>FY10 (7/09 to 6/10) </li></ul><ul><li>Total: $14,077,241 (-.31%) </li></ul><ul><li>Print: $9,762,105 (-4.1%) </li></ul><ul><li>Electronic: $1,132,325 (+2.5%) </li></ul>
  4. 7. Ranganathan’s 5 Laws of Library Science <ul><li>Books are for use. </li></ul><ul><li>Every reader his [or her] book. </li></ul><ul><li>Every book its reader. </li></ul><ul><li>Save the time of the reader. </li></ul><ul><li>The library is a growing organism. </li></ul>
  5. 8. SAVE THE
  6. 10. OF THE
  7. 12. 4. Save the time of the reader.
  8. 13. 2 Ways to Save Time <ul><li>Better Metadata </li></ul><ul><li>Slicker DRM (if no DRM in the first place) </li></ul>
  9. 14. Download and Transfer
  10. 31. Transferring to an eReader Device
  11. 35. Nook View
  12. 36. Returning Books Early
  13. 39. A little wisdom of the ages <ul><li>Leon: A radio's a little box that you buy on the installment plan, and before you tune it in, they tell you there's a new model out. - Ninotchka , 1939 </li></ul>
  14. 40. Photo Credits <ul><li>“ Library of Celsus at Ephesus” by QuartierLatin1968 - </li></ul><ul><li>“ generic book shots” by Michael Casey - </li></ul><ul><li>“ Ranganathan Has A Posse” by Aaron Schmidt - </li></ul><ul><li>“ Clocks” by jim crossley- </li></ul><ul><li>“ Running Fast, Running True” by Balaji Dutt M V- </li></ul>