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eReaders and RRU Library resources: Kindle

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Kindle

"The Amazon Kindle is an e-book reader developed by Amazon.com which uses wireless connectivity to enable users to shop for, download, browse, and read e-books, newspapers, magazines, blogs, and other digital media." More at Wikipedia

Helpful links

Kindle store

Kindle support

Transferring, Downloading, and Sending Files

Adobe Reader software

For more on file types and compatability, and for an overview of the basic functionality of a wide variety of ereader devices, see "Comparison of e-book readers" at Wikipedia.