My library people already know something about the horror that is the ebook 'market' but... breaks it down. Oh dear.
"Hold On, eBooks Cost HOW Much? The Inconvenient Truth About Library eCollections" Insightful analysis from on ripple effects of expensive, restrictive ebook licenses.
E-books are in demand now more than ever, and wait times from libraries are loooong. So why can't libraries just get more copies? Answer explained in some lovely graphs and stats in this article from
There is some crazy stuff going on if I’m not wrong has shown some examples of how librarians are struggling with e-books in acad libraries (apologies if was not you)
“Why don’t libraries buy more ebooks?” It’s the cost.
Hold On, eBooks Cost HOW Much? The Inconvenient Truth About Library eCollections via
"Libraries have long struggled to find the right balance between user demand for ebooks and tight budgets, and COVID-19 just made it a whole lot harder" - on the hard truth about the cost of ebooks for libraries
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