Price-comparison site Luzme will show you the prices from every e-book seller that carries the book and notify you if there's a price change.
A recent Pew Internet poll finds that 62 percent have no idea whether their local libraries lend e-books to patrons. Even if they do, of course, they're rarely easy to get.
The e-book market has a new competitor, but it'll likely be overshadowed by Amazon's dominant Kindle platform.
It's like a buy-one-get-one-free deal: loan out an e-book you've purchased and you'll get a loan from someone else in return. These services pair you up with interested parties.
With an Amazon Prime membership, Kindle owners can now borrow certain e-books for free as frequently as a book a month, with no due dates.
commentary: Several authors on Twitter mistook an e-book lending Web site for a piracy hub, a mistake that eventually took the site offline. As the dust settles, a disturbing picture of file-sharing hysteria emerges.
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Amazon's new e-book subscription service gives members unrestricted access to an extensive library for a monthly fee, but here are five things to consider before signing up.
The company says readers borrowed 295,000 books in December--and added that sales of the borrowed titles also rose.
Amid a surge in e-book sales, the publisher raises concerns over insecure book-lending distribution and pulls back on allowing digital-book borrowing.