Offer your users digital magazines and newspapers access fee free for a year

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While meeting with our library partners at ALA in San Francisco last week, many were excited to hear about the success of one of our newest products, OverDrive Periodicals. To help spread the word about how libraries can offer digital newspapers and magazines on the same platform as their eBooks and audiobooks, we offered ALA… Read more »

Happy 4th of July reads!

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The 4th of July is a great time to spend with family and friends, having cookouts, watching fireworks, and enjoying an eBook or two!  Take advantage of the holiday and use your OverDrive account to learn a bit more about the founding of the U.S.A. from these collections put together by OD’s staff librarians. Lovers… Read more »

eBook and Audiobook checkouts hit single day record

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While the nation’s librarians gathered in San Francisco for the 2015 annual Conference of the American Library Association (ALA), library users around the world helped contribute to a record setting day in digital reading. Monday, June 29, 2015 saw a new single-day milestone of 500,535 digital titles borrowed across all OverDrive digital collections and readers also placed… Read more »