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e-book lending

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Penguin looks to Los Angeles, Cleveland to expand e-book lending

The company launched a pilot program in September and will offer it to more customers in the coming weeks.

By November 19, 2012

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Piracy witch hunt downs legit e-book lending Web site

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.

By August 9, 2012

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Four matchmaking services for e-book borrowing and lending

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.

By February 8, 2012

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Penguin halts libraries' e-book lending, citing security fears

Amid a surge in e-book sales, the publisher raises concerns over insecure book-lending distribution and pulls back on allowing digital-book borrowing.

By November 22, 2011

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Amazon stymies Lendle e-book lending service

Lendle, one of several new e-book lending services, has had its API access revoked by Amazon, rendering its site mostly useless.

By March 21, 2011

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Free e-book lending on Open Library

Apple schedules an event tied to the second-gen iPad, Netflix announces a two-year deal to stream content from CBS, and Open Library launches a free e-book lending program.

By February 24, 2011

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Free e-book lending on Open Library

Apple schedules an event tied to the second-gen iPad, Netflix announces a two-year deal to stream content from CBS, and Open Library launches a free e-book lending program.

By February 24, 2011

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All 7 'Harry Potter' books come to Kindle Owners' Lending Library

Starting today, Amazon customers can now borrow all seven Harry Potter books in English, French, Italian, German, and Spanish.

By June 19, 2012

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'Harry Potter' series coming to Kindle Owners' Lending Library

The books will be available for free starting on June 19. The Harry Potter series was previously only available in e-book format for purchase on the Pottermore Web site.

By May 10, 2012

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Amazon's Kindle Lending Library touts indie writers

Now, with more than 100,000 titles in its lending library, the e-commerce giant says more independent books are being bought and read.

By February 29, 2012