Click. My. Link: December 22, 2011
Are Tablets and E-readers responsible for a rebirth of reading? (Had reading died?)
The Guardian judges the Best Legal Reads of 2011.
Academic librarians get small pay bump in 2010-2011 (go librarians!)
Portland book lovers nurture neighborhood camaraderie with mini libraries (I'm gonna need a bigger birdhouse....but so cute!)
Talking about Espresso Book Machines “Ultimately, we’re looking to change the way readers think of bookstores and libraries — that they have two sorts of inventory, one group of titles on the shelves, and a vast ‘virtual inventory’ available via the EBM and printable in five minutes,” said Turner." Hmmmmm. What do you think?
Tor/Forge published 30 (!) NYT Bestsellers in 2011. (way to go!)
Omnivoracious lists some books you may have overlooked in 2011.