The Future of Textbooks: Ebooks in the Classroom
Will the classroom of the future be devoid of paper? A discussion of digital textbooks, their advantages and possible effects.
A Pilot Study of Student E-Reading Habits
"In order to better understand the e-reading habits of college students, a pilot study was conducted to test which e-book features students used and valued."
A Web-Based 'Book' for Introductory Psychology
A paper describing a Web-based textbook experiment, by Gabriel P. Frommer, Indiana University
Allandale Online Publishing
UK-based academic publisher specialising in Politics and International Relations.
A digital and online publisher of customized textbooks and other educational materials for higher education, K-12 schools, distance education, not-for-profit organizations, and corporate training.
eBooks for Schools
eBooks for Schools is an eBookshop for Schoolsco UK and the Internet Book Company. providing material for teachers in eBook form and printed form. (UK)
MetaText, Inc. is a new company created specifically to bring commercial content into the college classroom.
Paving the Way for Electronic Textbooks
Schools have experimented with computer-assisted educational programs for two decades with mixed results. Now, the Texas Board of Education is giving serious consideration to a proposal to begin replacing traditional printed textbooks with electronic books.
Publishing of Electronic Scholarly Monographs & Textbooks
This eLib Supporting Study was conceived to investigate the incidence and nature of the publishing of electronic scholarly monographs and textbooks in the United Kingdom.
Reads Like a Book
Joseph Spagnola, superintendent of schools in Illinois, contends that in a world where information can be delivered instantaneously around the globe at the touch of a button, the textbook--as it exists today--is an outmoded artifact of the "factory school."
WizeUp.com is a digital commerce company focused on software versions of college textbooks.