March 9th, 2010
Kindle, Nook, or Sony? What’s 3G and why do I want it? And what on earth is e-ink?
If the recent release of several new eReader devices has your curiosity piqued, then take heart, dear reader, you’re not alone. Many avid print readers are considering making the leap to digital books and have turned to our equally inquisitive staff for assistance and answers. To help you on your quest for the ideal eReader, we’ve prepared this eReader comparison guide to some of the big-name products on the market, in addition to a few up-and-comers. Everything you need to know—from price to screen size to added features—is included to help you make a sound investment that will take your reading experiences to the next level.
We librarians are just as excited by this latest crop of eReaders to hit the market as you. Don’t forget that your CCPL library card provides you with access to thousands of downloadable digital and audio materials through Maryland’s Digital eLibrary Consortium and One-Click Audio. So have a look and let us know which eReader gets your vote!