Originally Posted by Giggleton
So the point of this thread is to lambast the authors for contributing to the shut down of lendink? Or is the point of this thread to discuss whether or not the functions contained within lendink were piracy or not, IMO if the author is not compensated for each reader who has enjoyed what the author has wrote, then that is a pirate read. Whether or not the author has chosen to lend or not lend their books is irrelevant.
It's not piracy if people use the copy rights you sign over to them
. If authors think they are entitled to be paid every time a book is lent, I hate to tell them about these things called libraries...