Ebooks: End of the era of hype

“What is the reality with respect to e-books? Does print really have an anticipated life span of five more years? Will e-books finally take off? After nearly two decades of talking about how e-books are right around the corner, have we finally reached the corner? This research bulletin looks at some of the hype and the reality of ebooks in higher education.”
Ebooks: End of the era of hype is available from the Educause website and can be downloaded here.

CSU subscribes to more than 2600 ebooks offering a comprehensive range of electronic titles from major publishers. They cover a wide range of topics relevant to CSU courses and faculties, and include Ebook versions of some of the print copy books available in our on-campus collections.

Check out our ebook collection by going to the ebooks page or by searching the Library’s catalogue. And don’t forget to try out our new trial ebook collections and let us know what you think – your feedback is a vital part of the trial process!