Creation_production-&-distribution_process

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Key PROCESS issues

References to support issues

General

From: JISC TechWatch: Preparing for Effective Adoption and Use of Ebooks in Education, November 2012. [page 16]

The process by which ebooks are created depends on the content of the book and the reader on which the ebook will be used. Though there are software applications that allow text documents to be converted into an ebook format, a publication frequently needs to be tweaked to ensure it flows properly when read on an e-reader or within an ebook application.

Proprietary formats usually have a dedicated application to support the creation of ebooks using that format.

 

From: JISC TechWatch: Preparing for Effective Adoption and Use of Ebooks in Education, November 2012. [page 17]

Various Web sites now allow you through a single click to create ebooks of the content to be transferred to an ebook reader.