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  • E textbooks digital readers

    1. 1. E-Book Readers and E-books0 IPadapple.com/ipad0 Kindlekindle.amazon.com0 Barnes and Noble Nookbarnesandnoble.com/nook0 Kobokobobooks.com/ereader0 Choosing an E-book Readerhttp://www.cnet.com/e-book-readers/0 Your laptop or desktop works, too
    2. 2. Advantages of E-Books0 Portable0 Read in the dark0 Interactive:0 Search,0 Highlight0 Annotate0 Usually Cheaper than textbooks0 Social Reading0 Accessiblity-some have audio availalbe
    3. 3. E-Reading0 Highlight0 Definitions0 Zoom0 Navigate0 Adjust font and colors0 Search (control + f)0 Highlight and note0 Bookmarks0 Social Reading: vimeo.com/29632217
    4. 4. Accessing Free E-books0 Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Google0 Digital Public Library0 http://dp.la/info/help/search/or Browse(http://dp.la/info/help/browse/)0 Project Gutenberg http://www.gutenberg.org/0 ibiblio Library and Digital Archivehttp://www.ibiblio.org/about/0 Many others, Google “free e-books”
    5. 5. Other Tools that Let You Annotateand Highlight PDF Documents0 Mendeley mendeley.com0 Crocodoc personal.crocodoc.com0 PDF Escape pdfescape.com
    6. 6. Newsfeeds & Aggregators(Reader)BlogsNews Sites
    7. 7. Getting and Using a NewsAggregator0 Consolidates your feeds0 Google Reader gone 7/1/130 Feedly0 feedly.com0 blog.feedly.com/tutorial/0 Newsblur0 www.newsblur.com/0 Embed in Blackboard0 http://blackboard.bridgew.edu/faculty_help/feed2js.cfm
    8. 8. E-Publishing0 issuu.com0 Bookemon.com0 Lulu.com0 Blurb.com0 MyPublisher.com

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