Olé! Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with eBooks

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Every year on the fifth of May comes one of America’s favorite holidays—Cinco de Mayo. Contrary to popular belief, Cinco de Mayo is not Mexico’s Independence Day; the holiday commemorates the Mexican army’s victory over French forces in the Battle of Puebla in 1862. Regardless, most Americans mark the day by gulping margaritas, ordering up… Read more »

Marketing Idea: Create a Marketing Plan

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Over the past few months, we’ve covered various ways to promote your library’s OverDrive service through social media like Twitter and Pinterest. In addition to social media, don’t forget to promote your “virtual library” in traditional ways. You can find plenty of helpful marketing material in our online marketing kit. To help you wrap your… Read more »

Welcome New OverDrive Partners—April 2012

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April showers bring May flowers, and this year, April showered us with another wonderful group of  libraries launching OverDrive collections. Congratulations to our 44 new partners from Australia, Canada, Malaysia, the United Kingdom and the United States! The majority of the libraries on the list below represent schools and colleges, reflecting the continued the growth… Read more »