This live online workshop is provided by the state of Florida through the College of DuPage. This is the third in the series entitled
“Library Futures: Staying Ahead of the Curve 2011”
An electronic forum of ideas, issues, information and opportunities for librarians.
Learn about free books and other materials that are readily available on the Internet and how you can add these materials to the collections you already provide access to at your library.
Michael Galloway is Manager, Digital Collections for the Internet Public Library (now called ipl2) at Drexel University. He instructs students in ipl2 member-school workshops on collection development and maintenance for the ipl2.
John Mark Ockerbloom is Digital Library Architect and Planner at the University of Pennsylvania and editor of The Online Books Page, which lists over 40,000 books that are freely available for reading online or for downloading. He publishes the blog Everybody’s Libraries.