PRESENTED BY CELIA BANDELIER
 File compatibility
 --the most common ebook file types are PDF
and ePUB
 Digital Rights Management
 --DRM systems are...
 Install the free Adobe Digital Editions software to
download and read eBooks on your computer
and transfer to eReaders.
...
 Sony
 Barnes & Noble Nooks
 Literati Reader
 Pandigital
 Kobo
 Etc.
 Install the free OverDrive Media Console app
for:
 --Apple iPad, iPhone & iPod touch devices.
 --Android devices.
 Physical specification
 --display type: black and white
 --display size: 6”
 --devise size: 7.7” x 4.9” x 0.5”
 --we...
 File and DRM specifications
 --eBook: PDF and ePUB
 --eAudio: MP3
 --DRM: Adobe DRM
 eBook sources:
 --Compatible w...
 Physical Specifications
 --display type: Color
 --display size: 7”
 --devise size: 8.1” x 5” x 0.48”
 --weight: 15.8...
 File and DRM specifications
 --eBook: PDF and ePUB
 --eAudio: MP3
 --DRM: Adobe DRM
 eBook sources
 --Compatible wi...
 Physical specifications
 --display type: black and white
 --display size: 6”
 --devise size: 7.5” x 4.8” x 0.335”
 -...
 File and DRM specifications
 --eBook: PDF and MOBI
 --eAudio: none
 --DRM: Kindle proprietary DRM
 eBook sources
 -...
 Physical specifications
 --display type: black and white
 --display size: 5”
 --devise size: 5.71” x 4.11” x 0.33”
 ...
 File and DRM specifications
 --eBook: PDF and ePUB
 --eAudio: MP3
 --DRM: Adobe DRM
 eBook Sources
 --Compatible wi...
 Physical specifications
 --display type: black and white
 --display size: 6”
 --devise size: 7.2” x 4.7” x 0.4”
 --w...
 File and DRM specifications
 --eBook: PDF and ePUB
 --eAudio: none
 --DRM: Adobe DRM
 eBook sources
 --Compatible w...
 Physical specifications
 --display type: color
 --display size: 9.7”
 --devise size: 9.6” x 7.5” x 0.5”
 --weight: 1...
 File and DRM specifications with OverDrive
Media Console app installed on the device.
 --eBooks: ePUB
 --eAudio: MP3 a...
 http://www.roanoke.lib.in.us and click OverDrive
 http://www.free-ebooks.net
 http://www.gutenberg.org
 http://www.ge...
 Roanoke Public Library is part of the eIndiana
Digital Consortium which provides free digital
content to our patrons
 e...
 Any Question?
 Please fill out the questionnaire
 For more information, contact the Library at
260-672-2989 or directo...
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Introduction to library compatible ebook devises and ereaders

  1. 1. PRESENTED BY CELIA BANDELIER
  2. 2.  File compatibility  --the most common ebook file types are PDF and ePUB  Digital Rights Management  --DRM systems are attached to ebook files to manage purchase and lending rights. The DRM system of the ebook file and the eReader or computer software must be compatible in order to open and read the eBook file.
  3. 3.  Install the free Adobe Digital Editions software to download and read eBooks on your computer and transfer to eReaders.  http://www.adobe.com/products/digitaleditions/  --Adobe Digital Editions is compatible with most Windows and MAC computers.
  4. 4.  Sony  Barnes & Noble Nooks  Literati Reader  Pandigital  Kobo  Etc.
  5. 5.  Install the free OverDrive Media Console app for:  --Apple iPad, iPhone & iPod touch devices.  --Android devices.
  6. 6.  Physical specification  --display type: black and white  --display size: 6”  --devise size: 7.7” x 4.9” x 0.5”  --weight: 11.6 oz.  Storage: 1500 eBooks and microSD slot up to 16GB
  7. 7.  File and DRM specifications  --eBook: PDF and ePUB  --eAudio: MP3  --DRM: Adobe DRM  eBook sources:  --Compatible with Roanoke Public Library’s OverDrive  --Barnes & Noble bookstore  --Free eBook sources
  8. 8.  Physical Specifications  --display type: Color  --display size: 7”  --devise size: 8.1” x 5” x 0.48”  --weight: 15.8 oz  Storage: 6000 eBooks and microSD slot up to 32GB
  9. 9.  File and DRM specifications  --eBook: PDF and ePUB  --eAudio: MP3  --DRM: Adobe DRM  eBook sources  --Compatible with Roanoke Public Library’s OverDrive  --Barnes & Noble bookstore  --Free eBook sources
  10. 10.  Physical specifications  --display type: black and white  --display size: 6”  --devise size: 7.5” x 4.8” x 0.335”  --weight: 8.5 oz.  --storage: 3,500 books
  11. 11.  File and DRM specifications  --eBook: PDF and MOBI  --eAudio: none  --DRM: Kindle proprietary DRM  eBook sources  ----Compatible with Roanoke Public Library’s OverDrive  Amazon Kindle bookstore
  12. 12.  Physical specifications  --display type: black and white  --display size: 5”  --devise size: 5.71” x 4.11” x 0.33”  --weight: 5.47 oz.  Storage: 2 GB (about 1500 ebooks)
  13. 13.  File and DRM specifications  --eBook: PDF and ePUB  --eAudio: MP3  --DRM: Adobe DRM  eBook Sources  --Compatible with Roanoke Public Library’s OverDrive  --Sony Reader Store  --Free eBook sources
  14. 14.  Physical specifications  --display type: black and white  --display size: 6”  --devise size: 7.2” x 4.7” x 0.4”  --weight: 221 g.  Storage: 1000 ebooks and microSD slot with up to 32GB
  15. 15.  File and DRM specifications  --eBook: PDF and ePUB  --eAudio: none  --DRM: Adobe DRM  eBook sources  --Compatible with Roanoke Public Library’s OverDrive  --Barnes & Noble bookstore (since Borders went out of business)  --Free eBook sources
  16. 16.  Physical specifications  --display type: color  --display size: 9.7”  --devise size: 9.6” x 7.5” x 0.5”  --weight: 1.5 lb.  Storage: 16, 32 or 64 GB
  17. 17.  File and DRM specifications with OverDrive Media Console app installed on the device.  --eBooks: ePUB  --eAudio: MP3 and WMA  --DRM: Adobe DRM  eBook sources  --Compatible with Roanoke Public Library’s OverDrive
  18. 18.  http://www.roanoke.lib.in.us and click OverDrive  http://www.free-ebooks.net  http://www.gutenberg.org  http://www.getfreeebooks.com  http://www.ebookstore.sony.com/category/bargain- prices -look for free eBooks  http://books.google.com –look for free category  http://www.amazon.com/Kindle-eBooks -look for free category  http://www.barnesandnoble.com/ebooks/index.asp -look for free nookbooks  Note: sites may require you to sign up for an account.
  19. 19.  Roanoke Public Library is part of the eIndiana Digital Consortium which provides free digital content to our patrons  eBooks –ePUB and PDF—uses Adobe Digital Editions software  Audiobook are also available.
  20. 20.  Any Question?  Please fill out the questionnaire  For more information, contact the Library at 260-672-2989 or director@roanoke.lib.in.us or come in and talk to a librarian.

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