An ebook (also: eBook, e-book), sometimes called an electronic book, is an electronic (digital or online) equivalent of a conventional printed book.
A speech or piece of writing that praises someone or something highly.
General information source that provides articles on various branches of knowledge. Encyclopedias may be general or subject specific.
A short quotation or saying at the beginning of a book or chapter, intended to suggest its theme.
EPUB (short for electronic publication; sometimes styled ePub) is a free and open e-book standard by the International Digital Publishing Forum (IDPF). Files have the extension .epub. EPUB is designed for reflowable content, meaning that an EPUB reader can optimize text for a particular display device.
Handheld devices on which electronic versions of books, newspapers, magazines, etc., can be read
To pull data from a program (like a library catalog or research database) and save it into a data file.
A collection of library materials (specific books and videotapes, etc.) which are in great demand and customers cannot place hold on these materials. These materials are kept in a certain area in the library to use which assures access to all customers who might need the materials.