RICHLAND, Wash. -This
isn't your grandfather's bookmobile.
It's the Digital Bookmobile,
and Wednesday it pulls up in front of the Richland Public Library.
Digital bookmobile goes around the country and shows readers of all ages how to
download e-books from the
"They pull up in
this 18-wheeler and it's bright and vibrant and you can walk on board, walk
through how to use the collection, and learn about how to make it work for you,"
says Librarian Connie Farr.
The bookmobile is equipped with
broadband Internet-connected PCs high definition monitors, and a variety of
media players, including Kindles and iPods.
The Digital Bookmobile will be
parked outside the library from noon to 6 p.m. Wednesday.
first 100 visitors receive a prize and there will be give-away prizes
throughout the day.