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This flip book examines the many benefits that eBooks bring into our lives.

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  1. 1. E-Reading Image by: Jonas Tana (via Flickr)
  2. 2. Image by: NLTimes.nl
  3. 3. Electronic books more than doubled in popularity in 2011, with ebooks outselling hardcover books in adult fiction for the first time Image by: Daniel Sancho (via Flickr)
  4. 4. Readers of traditional books dropped from 72 percent to 67 percent Image by: az (via Flickr)
  5. 5. The number of people who have a tablet or an e-book reader among those 16 and older now stands at 43%. Image by: tribehut (via Flickr)
  6. 6. 35% of those with reading devices say they're reading more books since they got their reading devices Image by: Patrick Gage Kelley (via Flickr)
  7. 7. 2011 Pew Research Center poll; 2013 USA TODAY/Bookish poll of 819 e-reader or tablet owners by Princeton Survey Research Aug. 15-18, 22-25. Alejandro Gonzalez, USA TODAY
  8. 8. But why engage in E-reading? Image by: Cristian Eslava (via Flickr)
  9. 9. There are many Benefits to E-Reading Image by Pen Waggener (via Flickr)
  10. 10. Travel eBooks allow you to bring a whole library with you wherever you go. You can switch between titles with ease and the weight is lighter than a standard paperback. Image by: Moyan Brenn (via Flickr)
  11. 11. eBooks are often cheaper in the long run because there are no printing fees associated with them. Furthermore, you can often find free eBooks online. Price Image by: Doug888 (via Flickr)
  12. 12. Speed When you buy an eBook, your , you don’t have to wait. Image By: John Wood (via flickr)
  13. 13. Night Reading If you read in bed, an eBook may be a good option as many readers come with built-in reading lights.
  14. 14. Environment No trees are required to manufacture paper for the pages of ebooks. Image by: Charles Knowles
  15. 15. Storage Your bookshelf is located on a small handheld device, your computer or on both. This will save you a lot of storage space and also means you have a backup online if something happens to your books. Image by: Alan Cleaver (via Flickr)
  16. 16. Font Adjustments Image by: Stephen Coles (via Flickr)
  17. 17. Interactivity Ebooks can be interactive and contain audio, video and animations, which can enhance the message that the author is trying to convey. Image by: Manuel Faisco (via Flickr)
  18. 18. Facilitated Note Taking One of the steps reading experts advise for better reading is to underline and take notes. This is very easily done in an e-book. At the end, you can export your notes and you will have a personalized resume of the books you read. Image by: Ramesh NG (via Flickr)
  19. 19. Foreign language learning Access the dictionary by simply clicking on the unknown word Image by: Horia Varlan (via Flickr)
  20. 20. Sources http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/07/18/book-statistics-2011_n_1684473.html http://www.lifehack.org/articles/lifestyle/ten-advantages-book-readers.html http://www.successconsciousness.com/ebooks_benefits.htm http://www.usatoday.com/story/life/books/2013/10/06/e-books-reading/2877471/ http://www.pewinternet.org/2013/10/18/tablet-and-e-reader-ownership-update/ http://online-bookstores-review.toptenreviews.com/the-advantages-of-ebooks-versus- traditional-books.html Image by: net_efeckt (via Flickr)