The Hanover Township Community Center in Hanover Township, Pa. has a new book vending machine operated by the Bethlehem Area Public Library that accepts a library card, according to The Express Times in Harrisburg, Pa. For the full story, click here.
Editor’s Insight: What an easy way for libraries to expand their services!
VendingMarketWatch reported on 03-29-12 that a library installed a book vending machine in a drug store in LaVernia, Texas.
Book vending machines have a future. Despite being able to read books on smart phones and tablets, people still want to read traditional books. The book vending machine makes it possible to check out a book without having to go to the library. 05-23-12 By Elliot Maras