A Brief History of eBooks and eReaders

Posted by on December 6, 2011

A Brief History of eBooks & eReaders v3.0‬, presented by Michael Sauers, 1 December 2011.

A half-hour presentation by Michael Sauers, Technology Innovation Librarian from the Nebraska Library Commission, about the history of eReaders, from Project Gutenberg to the Kindle Fire. At the end, there’s a short explanation of ebook file formats (ePub v. Kindle). Interesting stuff.

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