Federation of Ontario Public Libraries

Publishers’ embargo on eBooks ‘could be crippling’ to Edmonton libraries

https://globalnews.ca/news/5825363/publishers-restrictions-ebooks-edmonton-public-library/

WATCH THE VIDEO: (From Aug. 30, 2019)

New restrictions that publishers are putting on e-books could cause problems for Edmonton’s libraries. Emily Mertz explains.

Edmonton Public Library is joining a North America-wide network that’s urgently calling on publishers to revamp a growing licensing system for the kind of eBook you could read on a Kindle or other electronic device.