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The Free Ebook Foundation – Making the World Safe for Free Ebooks

Unglue.It and GITenberg, two projects concerned with creating a more sustainable ecosystem for free ebooks, have announced they’re joining forces as the Free Ebook Foundation, a nonprofit corporation set to be led and supported by Eric Hellman, technologist, founder, and president of the privately held company Gluejar Inc. “The mission of the Free Ebook Foundation is […]

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Outside the Lines Campaign Reintroduces Libraries to Their Communities

A mobilization of over 170 libraries and organizations around the world are set to participate in Outside the Lines week, an initiative that aims to reintroduce libraries to their communities through bold events and innovative campaigns. The weeklong celebration, running from September 13-19, has received backing from EveryLibrary, America’s first political action committee dedicated to raising funds for library initiatives.

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How Kentucky’s Public Libraries Are Enabling Digital Literacy

Public libraries in Kentucky are supplying more people with computer and Internet access than ever before and, by doing so, are helping Kentuckians obtain 21st century jobs.