Lynne McKechnie

Lynne McKechnieLynne McKechnie holds a PhD in Library & Information Science. She is a Professor in the Faculty of Information and Media Studies at the University of Western Ontario where she teaches materials and library services for children in the MLIS program. Her research interests centre around the intersection of children, reading and public libraries.

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The Tech Savvy Child E-reading: Children’s Experiences and Perceptions of E-Book Reading
May 15, 2015
Children are tech savvy. This statement should come as no surprise to, well, anyone. Their knowledge and skill are apparent in the way they use devices to consume media including watching videos, playing games, and reading e-books. There is a growing body of work that focuses on this new tech literacy including studies on e-books,