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eBook Creation 101: LibraryLand

DIY eBook creation instruction. Learn how to create, license, publish, and promote your own ebook.

eBook Creation in Public Libraries

Public Library eBook Ideas:

  • Family and personal stories
  • Local issues and local history
  • Local hiking and trail guides
  • Obscure topics not covered by traditional publishing
  • Teen perspectives: poetry, short fiction, graphic novels
  • Budding writers, writers groups, NaNoWriMo
  • Writers festival related contest/submissions
  • Create how-to guides for research, geneology, etc

eBook Creation in Academic Libraries

Academic Library eBook Ideas:

  • Create coursepacks from already-licensed content or open educational resources
  • Publish lecture notes
  • Easily share theses/dissertations
  • Publish academic research
  • NaNoWriMo
  • Post-secondary journalism, creative writing students

Subject Guide

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Kathleen Reed
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Contact:
Assessment and Data Librarian
Vancouver Island University
900 Fifth Street
Nanaimo, BC
V9R 5S5

Email: kathleen.reed@viu.ca
Phone: 250-753-3245
Local: 2271
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