Module 1. Introduction to E-Books
This module provides a brief introduction to e-books.
Watch this video describing e-books. As you do so, consider the following:
- What is the difference between an e-book and an e-book reader?
- What are the major strengths of e-books in comparison to paper-based books?
- What are the major problems of e-books in comparison to paper-based books?
- Should e-books completely replace paper-based books or is there room for co-existence?
E-books may come in a variety of forms and file formats and may have varying levels of interactivity. A few examples of e-books follow: