In Fall 2009, the Leonard Lief Library of Lehman College developed a pilot e-reader and e-book lending program, making Lehman the first campus within the City University of New York (CUNY) to introduce these new services. The following article describes the project from a practical viewpoint, discussing e-reader and e-book vendor selection, user guides, training, lending logistics, and marketing, as well as other unanticipated challenges.
Havelka, S., King, J. A., & Soto, A. (2012). Brave new library world: Lending e-readers and e-books in an urban academic library. Practical Academic Librarianship: The International Journal of the SLA Academic Division, 2(2), 1-17.