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Tracey Morgan

Why Aren't Students Using E-Books? | MindShift - 0 views

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    Though we keep hearing about a huge increase in sales of e-books, a recent survey shows that, for students, that needle has not really moved much.
Tracey Morgan

iPads Make Better Readers, Writers -- THE Journal - 1 views

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    Here's the primary source. Self-published by an Apple fanboy err I mean distinguished educator ;-)
Stephen Harlow

First Monday - Reading revolutions: Online digital text and implications for reading in... - 3 views

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    "This review essay examines literature from a variety of disciplines on the technological, social, behavioural, and neuroscientific impacts that the Internet is having on the practice of reading."
Nigel Robertson

Seth's Blog: The future of the library - 1 views

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    Librarians that are arguing and lobbying for clever ebook lending solutions are completely missing the point. They are defending library as warehouse as opposed to fighting for the future, which is librarian as producer, concierge, connector, teacher and impresario.
Nigel Robertson

Is Mobile Affecting When We Read? « Read It Later Blog - 1 views

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    Changes in reading habits mediated by mobile devices.
Nigel Robertson

Hideous fonts may boost reading comprehension - Laura Miller - Salon.com - 0 views

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    Interesting article reporting an academic paper which suggests that forcing cognitive overload through the use of 'bad' font choices can actually improve comprehension. Make it hard to read and you are forced to concentrate on it rather than it slipping off your braincells. 
Nigel Robertson

New Social E-Reading Platform Allows Real-Time Discussions, Right On the E-Book's Pages - 2 views

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    Social e-books - what will they think of next :)
Nigel Robertson

Project Gutenberg - 0 views

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    Free ebooks.
Derek White

Is Google Making Us Stupid? - 0 views

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    Article that discusses the impact of the internet on reading habits the ability to engage in deep reflection
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