Read the Douglas County (Colo.) Libraries Ebook Report as a PDF file.
After the death of Maya Angelou, the demand for her I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings has risen. The ebook is available from 3M for $20.97. Regular people (i.e., consumers) can buy it from Amazon and Barnes and Noble for $4.01.
Libraries are caged birds, indeed.
JAMES LARUE is a writer, speaker, and consultant on the future of libraries. He can be reached at jlarue[at]jlarue.com.