Welcome to The CITE -- a blog on Course materials, Innovation, and Technology in Education, created by Mark Nelson and now part of the Publications Department of the National Association of College Stores. CITE is a pun with multiple meanings - referring to cite as in citation, something people reference; site as in location, website, or place people go to; and sight as in foresight or looking ahead to what is coming. Comments, discussion, feedback and ideas are welcome.
Thursday, July 31, 2008
More on textbook piracy
There was an article in the New York Times over the weekend on textbook piracy and e-textbooks. It adds a little more to the stream of material on this topic lately. This piece focuses mostly on PirateBay out of Sweden.