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...

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...

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...