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Educational Potential of eBook Technology

, University of Northern Colorado, United States

EdMedia + Innovate Learning, in Denver, Colorado, USA ISBN 978-1-880094-45-7 Publisher: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE), Waynesville, NC


The presenter will discuss and demonstrate the current state of eBook technology. More importantly, he will share experiences with using eBook technology within the framework of existing college courses. Characteristics of this new technology, both positive and negative, in relationship to accessibility and effectiveness will be presented. Implications for educators, such as content access and intellectual property concerns, will be discussed.


Gall, J. (2002). Educational Potential of eBook Technology. In P. Barker & S. Rebelsky (Eds.), Proceedings of ED-MEDIA 2002--World Conference on Educational Multimedia, Hypermedia & Telecommunications (pp. 565-566). Denver, Colorado, USA: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE). Retrieved May 9, 2021 from .