OverDrive helps Cityread London book club go digital

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By Adam Sockel, OverDrive’s Social Media Specialist OverDrive is excited to announce that we have teamed up with Cityread London for the first time to get this year’s featured book, Ten Days by Gillian Slovo, in eBook format for local public library authorities. Cityread London is an annual celebration of literature that aims to bring… Read more »

Are you Streaming yet?

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By Rachel Woods, Librarian and Collection Development Analyst with OverDrive All of the streaming video titles discussed in this post can be found here. I have a confession to make: I am a recovering serial video re-watcher. When I love a movie, I really love a movie, and I will watch it over and over (and… Read more »

History Lies

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By Kristin Milks, librarian and Collection Development Analyst with OverDrive This St. Patrick’s Day we were struck dumb when we found out most of our traditions and thoughts about St. Pat’s Day are myth. Did you know St. Patrick wasn’t even Irish!? He was kidnapped when he was younger by Irish raiders and then years… Read more »

Librarian’s Share: Kristin School uses the Featured Title option to highlight individual titles

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By Alison Hewett of Kristin School and Beau Livengood of OverDrive. Alison Hewett at Kristin School (New Zealand) utilizes every method she can to make sure her students have the best OverDrive site possible. Discovery of titles is crucial for any collection, and one newer option she and her students are benefitting from is highlighting… Read more »