ebooks and schools

Baker & Taylor Forms Partnership With LightSail to Sell Learning Tools and Ebooks to Schools

[Press Release] LightSail Education Partners with Baker & Taylor to Deliver Deepest Digital Library of Critically Acclaimed Works to U.S. Schools Largest Selection of e-Books on Award-Winning Adaptive Literacy Platform Poised to Propel Literacy Growth for Millions of Students LightSail Education, a provider of K-12 digital literacy solutions, today announced an exclusive partnership with...

Follett Inks Deal With Macmillan to Add to School Ebook Offerings

Since August, Follett has struck deals with Random House, Hachette, Simon & Schuster and now Macmillan to sell the publishers’ ebooks into schools. The series of deals are moves on the part of publishers to capitalize on what they see to be a sizable opportunity to sell ebooks to schools as classrooms and school...

Webcast: Lighter Backpacks — Ebooks and E-Reading Go Back to School

On September 11, Digital Book World and PlayCollective presented a webcast on children’s e-reading habits. Registration for this event is over. If you are a member you can find the recording in our webcast archives. The way children read and learn is quickly changing. E-reading devices and tablet computers are quickly becoming ubiquitous in...