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Listen Up! Vermont Coordinator

>Adobe reader or other program opening e-books instead of ADE?

>Have you or your patrons come across a message like this: Adobe Reader could not open title of e-book acsm because it is either not a supported file type or because the file has been damaged? If so, this means … Continue reading

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>Posters

>I have about 20  Listen Up! posters  hot off the presses from Overdrive that I would love to send out. They match the new bookmarks (with cows!) that advertise both the audiobooks and the e-books. If you would like me … Continue reading

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>ALA e-books

>Overdrive has recently added ALA edition e-books to content reserve. I’ve ordered a couple for the Listen Up! collection: The Librarian as Information Consultant and No Shelf Required. Let me know if you find them helpful and if you would like … Continue reading

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>1st Generation Kobo: Now only $60

>With the arrival of the of the second generation Kobo (Kobo Touch) borders has lowered the price of the original model Kobo to $59.98. You can buy it online here. Both of these devices are compatible with Listen Up! e-books. … Continue reading

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>Did you know…

>That you can drag and drop pdf documents from Gale into Adobe Digital Editions and transfer them to a comapatible e-reader? If not, this is how you do it Do a search for on Gale and click on the document … Continue reading

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>Chart of new e-readers

>The link below has a nice chart of some of the new e-readers to hit the market in the past year. The Nook, Kobo, Kindle and Sony Reader Pocket edition are featured and all retail for under $200. If you’re … Continue reading

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>New program for Listen Up! Vermont

>Hi everyone! I wanted to let you know that there is new service through Overdrive that we are offering called LEAP. This program is designed to give e-book access to folks with print disabilities. OverDrive is funding LEAP to qualifying … Continue reading

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>Thank yous and Bookmarks

>Since our GMLC meeting went so quick the other day at the conference, I wanted to again thank our wonderful Listen Up! Selectors: Kip Roberson, Joan Lajoie, Karen O’Donnell-Leach and Nancy Tusinski. Thank you so much for all your great … Continue reading

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>Bookmarks

>I will be bringing some Listen Up! bookmarks and other goodies to the VLA conference tomorrow! Please bring your tote bags to haul them out in! See you there! VF

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>710-Early Return Error

>I’ve received a couple of questions recently about the error code “710- Early Return Error” and I wanted to clarify what it means. This error results when a patron has tried to return too many e-books in too short of … Continue reading

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