Town Center in Winter

Town Center in Winter

Friday, June 12, 2015

The Cost of Ebooks vs Print Books for Libraries

Fairfax Library Advocates reports that, in 2013, the lifetime cost of e-book leases ran 28 times higher than the price of a printed book.  New pricing schemes (and less information available from FCPL) indicates e-book pricing schemes have since lowered that ratio to 4- to 10-times the cost of a print book. 

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