9. E-books and iBooks


In this chapter, you find out how to use your iPad to take a whole library’s worth of books, magazines, and newspapers with you in your backpack. You learn about:

• Where to get e-books

Buying e-books at the iBookstore

Getting e-books from Amazon and Barnes & Noble

Getting e-books from the library

Getting magazines and newspapers at Newsstand

Whether you like to read for fun or have to read books for school, the iPad makes it easy to get all the books you need. You have tons of choices for places to get books—from online stores like Amazon, Apple’s own offering called iBooks, or from many local libraries—and more ...

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