Relevant Resources

Relevant JISC and other resources, case studies and work on ebooks
In particular the project  built upon the following report

JISC TechWatch: Preparing for Effective Adoption and Use of Ebooks in Education,

November 2012. Final Version 1.0. [Online] Available at:

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There is also a good overview in:
E-Book Platforms for Academic librarians. By Audrey Powers. February 2014 (Originally published in the journal Against the Grain)

It looks at issues such as DRM, business models. types of ebook packages, Patron or Demand Driven Acquisitions, user features, admin features, discovery considerations, usage data and an analysis of the “Ideal Academic ebook ecosystem’
Ebook lending platforms
Ebook aggregators: including a comparison of: Ebook Library, ebrary, EBSCO eBooks, MyiLibrary
Commercial publisher E-Book platforms
University Press ebook platforms