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@article{(International Science Index):http://waset.org/publications/11787,
  title    = {Teachers- Perceptions on the Use of E-Books as Textbooks in the Classroom},
  author    = {Abd Mutalib Embong and  Azelin M Noor and  Razol Mahari M Ali and  Zulqarnain Abu Bakar and  Abdur-
Rahman Mohamed Amin},
  country   = {},
  abstract  = {At the time where electronic books, or e-Books, offer
students a fun way of learning , teachers who are used to the paper
text books may find it as a new challenge to use it as a part of
learning process. Precisely, there are various types of e-Books
available to suit students- knowledge, characteristics, abilities, and
interests. The paper discusses teachers- perceptions on the use of ebooks
as a paper text book in the classroom. A survey was conducted
on 72 teachers who use e-books as textbooks. It was discovered that a
majority of these teachers had good perceptions on the use of ebooks.
However, they had little problems using the devices. It can be
overcome with some strategies and a suggested framework.},
    journal   = {International Journal of Social, Behavioral, Educational, Economic, Business and Industrial Engineering},  volume    = {6},
  number    = {10},
  year      = {2012},
  pages     = {2638 - 2644},
  ee        = {http://waset.org/publications/11787},
  url       = {http://waset.org/Publications?p=70},
  bibsource = {http://waset.org/Publications},
  issn      = {eISSN:1307-6892},
  publisher = {World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology},
  index     = {International Science Index 70, 2012},