Write On: eBooks & Audiobooks for National Novel Writing Month

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  If you’re in the library world and have a passion for writing, maybe you already know that November is National Novel Writing Month, and you’ve been eagerly waiting this time. During National Novel Writing Month Month (NaNoWriMo), those of us who participate spend 30 crazy-making days and nights writing our own, original, 50,000-word novels. Yes, you read… Read more »

A Vote for eBooks

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Our library patrons are just like everyone else: they want eBooks. They cast their vote for eBooks every time they check out EPUB, PDF and Kindle titles from your digital collection—and they’ve done so millions of times this year across the OverDrive network. What’s more, as we’ve seen in Library Journal’s “Patron Profiles” report  and… Read more »

Publisher Spotlight: AudioGO

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  AudioGO is no stranger to the library market. Serving libraries for over 30 years, this audiobook publisher began as Curley Publishing and has operated under the names Chivers North America and, most recently, BBC Audiobooks America. Today, the AudioGO collection includes more than 2,000 digital audiobooks and a growing collection of eBooks. Based in… Read more »

The Great Holiday eBook Giveaway

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In between the decorating of the Christmas trees and the lighting of the menorahs this holiday season, it’s important to take time to be thankful and appreciate our family, friends, and co-workers. In the spirit of the season, we’d like to thank all of our library partners and show our gratitude by giving away festive… Read more »

Get Ready to Rock at Digipalooza ’13

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In the wake of Hurricane Sandy, summer may seem a long way off to folks in the United States still clearing away fallen trees and soldiering through the power outage. But summer will return again, and with it comes Digipalooza ’13, which takes place August 1 to 4.   Register now for OverDrive’s international user… Read more »