World eBook Fair
Este la sfarsit, dar abia astazi am aflat 😦 Mai avem, totusi, 4 zile 🙂 [a.]
Second Annual World eBook Fair: July 4th to August 4th
- 620,000 Free eBooks + ~110,000 Commercial eBooks
- Grand Total about 3/4 Million Total eBook Files Available
- eBooks in over 100 Different Languages!
- Created by Contributions from 150+ eLibraries Around the World
- Last year 1,000 newspapers carried this story when 1/3 million eBooks were offered free of charge at The First World eBook Fair.
- This year there will be twice as many eBooks!!!
- Last year The World eBook Fair gave away about 1 million eBooks a day for 30 days between July 4 and August 4.
- 1,000 eBooks for the One Laptop Per Child Computer as seen on „60 Minutes” just two weeks ago. These books were specially commissioned by One Laptop Per Child and created by the World Public Library for use at no charge, (View Collection).
- 110,000+ Commericial eBooks from Sponsors of the World eBook Fair .
- In addition we are hoping to present over 110,000 commercial eBook titles from our friends at Digital Pulp Publishing (See Coupon), & eBooks About Everything, eBooksAboutEverything.com (See Coupon) and other fine commercial eBook sources. . .for a grand total of nearly 3/4 million eBooks.
- The commercial eBooks are from Digital Pulp Publishing, presenting a wide and eclectic array bringing independent access to the broad open market through the efforts of many publishers; and also great numbers of additional books from eBooks About Everything.
- 220,000 eBooks from The Internet Archive, (Open-Access Text Archive) Archive.org, The Internet Archive is building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital form. Like a paper library, they provide free access to researchers, historians, scholars, and the general public.