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E-Books & Self-Publishing Roundup, May 31, 2016

Each Tuesday, we curate the top stories of the week in e-books and self-publishing. Sign up here to get these delivered right to your inbox.

1. Get-Rich-on-Uber Ebooks Capture Drivers’ Hope and Desperation (Roisin Kiberd / Motherboard)

2. Libraries Feel The E-Book Pinch (Verity Stevenson / The Toronto Star)

3. Self-Publishing ‘Largest Threat’ To Industry (Philip Jones / The Bookseller)

4. Q&A about Crowdfunding for Authors with Bethany Joy Carlson (Jane Friedman / JaneFriedman.com)

5. Macmillan Buys Self-Publishing Platform Pronoun (Calvin Reid / Publishers Weekly)

Courtney Lowery Cowgill :Courtney Lowery Cowgill is a writer, editor, teacher and farmer. As an editor, she's the former managing editor of MediaShift. As a teacher, she's an visiting professor at the University of Montana School of Journalism, specializing in feature writing, legislative coverage, rural journalism and online journalism. Formerly, she was the editor in chief of the online magazine NewWest.Net, which she co-founded and before that, worked as a newswoman for the Associated Press. When she’s not writing or editing, she’s helping her husband wrangle 150 heritage turkeys, 30 acres of food, overgrown weeds or their young children.