From the latest twitter search on #ebooks and #libraries –
So, dear reader, if your library doesn’t have the e-book you’d like to read, please don’t complain to your librarian. Complain to your publisher. Tell him to wake up and get real.
Meanwhile at the academic end of the spectrum InfoDocket has led us to this paper:
from the Association of Research Libraries (ARL) (IN Research Library Issues, no. 280 (September 2012)). The article explains how they developed principles for ebook licencing and includes a Research Library Statement on Ebooks