HarperCollins Puts 26 Loan Cap on Ebook Circulations

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HarperCollins Puts 26 Loan Cap on Ebook Circulations

Feb 27 2011

In the first significant revision to lending terms for ebook circulation, HarperCollins has announced that new titles licensed from library ebook vendors will be able to circulate only 26 times before the license expires.... meanwhile, two of the big six publishers in the USA, Macmillan and Simon & Schuster, still do not allow ebooks to be circulated in libraries.

Update March 1: Harper Collins explains its position.

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