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– Library Journal and Bowker survey says 28% of library patrons want to download e-books at their local libraries.

– Meanwhile in Canada: Canadian-Controlled Ebook Infrastructure Project Progressing.  But don’t hold your breath.

– ebrary enhances strategic E-book Acquisition program for public libraries.

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– Damages Could Exceed $1 Billion in Authors Guild Case Against Google.

– 25 Libraries To Follow on Pinterest.

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– France will cut funding to its piracy police.

– The library battle in Seattle.

Music downloading and copyright:  CBC Radio’s Sunday Edition concludes its popular series on the history of the music business, Robert Harris’s Twilight of the Gods. 

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