New OverDrive publisher partners – September 2011

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Is it just me, or does anyone else find that the fall and winter seasons are quintessential for librarians. Sure, people read in the spring and summer, but it’s just that much more enjoyable to drift away in a good book when it’s cold outside, as opposed to when it’s glorious outside and all you… Read more »

A Note on Library Patron and Student Privacy

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With the excitement around the launch of Kindle compatibility, we have received numerous questions about patron privacy.  Following is a brief statement that we’d like to share reaffirming our commitment to privacy. OverDrive respects the privacy of all patrons, users and students (“visitors”) who visit and/or interact with the hosted websites of our library and… Read more »

Welcome New OverDrive Partners – September 2011

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Congratulations to the new partners that went live with an OverDrive digital collection in September! After a record breaking month in August for our educational library partners, the trend continued into September.  A whopping 37 schools, colleges, and universities launched their OverDrive collections this month, across the U.S., Canada, South Africa, India, Belgium, Thailand, and the United… Read more »

Fall eBook and audiobook releases

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     Be prepared for another strong spell of book publishing.  The changing season brings big releases from even bigger authors, personal stories from some of the world’s most fascinating people, and new and continuing teen series that continue to keep young readers on the edge of their seats.   Highlights include: The Litigators by John Grisham… Read more »