Research on Digital Books

Wired
has a Report on a new study under way
on EBooks. The University of Pennsylvania Library will
study Ebooks and how they are used. Check out the Study Website for more info.acked by a $218,000 grant from the Andrew W. Mellon
Foundation, the University of Pennsylvania Library will
spend the next five years publishing online every new
history work produced by Oxford University Press.


Researchers hope to gain insight into how digital texts
impact teaching, research, and learning. They also
want to determine whether digital books will replace or
supplement printed texts.

\"I expect that before the five years are up we will find out
how these books are used,\" Barry said.

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