e-book

(redirected from e-textbook)
Also found in: Medical, Encyclopedia.

e-book

 (ē′bo͝ok)
n.
A book whose contents are in an electronic format.

e-book

n
1. (Computer Science) a book in electronic form
2. (Journalism & Publishing) a book in electronic form
vb
(Computer Science) (tr) to book (hospital appointments, airline tickets, etc) through the internet
[C20: electronic book]
ˈe-ˌbooking n

e-book

or eBook

or ebook

(ˈiˌbʊk) ,
n.
1. a portable electronic device used to download and read books or magazines that are in digital form.
2. a book in digital form.
[1980-85]
Translations

e-book

[ˈiːbʊk] Nlibro m electrónico

e-book

nOnlinebuch nt

e-book

كِتَاب اِلِكْترونيّ elektronická kniha e-book Onlinebuch ηλεκτρονικό βιβλίο libro electrónico e-kirja livre électronique e-knjiga e-book 電子書籍 전자책 e-boek e-bok e-książka livro eletrónico, livro eletrônico электронная книга e-bok หนังสือที่อ่านได้จากอินเตอร์เน็ต dijital kitap sách điện tử 电子书籍
References in periodicals archive ?
forEst developed its "ATLS" tablet-based e-textbook platform to provide students with personalized questions based on each user's level of skill.
More than half of students at Indiana University's seven campuses started the fall semester with at least one e-textbook loaded directly into their learning management system account--at about a quarter of the cost of a new print edition.
Tenders are invited for E-Textbook and Textbook Provider for Executive & Evening MBA Programs
These include: 'how effectively professors use the material', 'price', 'quality of the sign-up process', and 'how useful the e-textbook platform training was'.
The book is one of the first being rolled out as part of the eTIPS (eTextbook Institutional Publishing Service) project, in which the academic institution is the e-textbook publisher.
At the time, book publishers were just moving into the e-textbook market, and district leaders were hesitant to abandon the tradition of print texts--truly a far cry from the blended environments of today.
Wayside Publishing in Freeport, Maine, is polishing off a rebranding campaign in the coming weeks that includes a new website, new logo and tagline, a new version of its online classroom interface, a new e-textbook platform, and more.
In developing the curriculum, staff created a cast of characters, present throughout the e-textbook content, who help drive the lessons forward.
What we have done this year in all the colleges of Higher Technology is that we have taken away all the paper text books and replaced every single regular paper text book with an e-textbook that can be accessed using different mediums such as iPads, laptops and iPhones," said Housley.
has added more than a dozen new features and enhancements to its VitalSource Bookshelf e-textbook platform.
C&E's mission is to provide quality educational resources and solutions in the Philippines, and through our collaborative efforts with a world-renowned e-textbook solutions provider like Vital Source, more Philippine schools and students will have access to tools to enhance learning," said John Emyl Eugenio, Executive Vice-President for Product Development, Sales and Marketing Division, C&E Publishing.