Discovery and potential sell-through with the WIN Catalog

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Publishers, maximize discovery and potential sell-through for yourself and your authors. How? With the OverDrive WIN Catalog. With the newly announced WIN Catalog, public libraries will be showcasing entire eBook catalogs, providing eBook samples and presenting links to booksellers for library website visitors who discover a title and “Want It Now.” The WIN Catalog will… Read more »

2011 Literary Awards: eBook standouts

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Congratulations to Julian Barnes as his novel, The Sense of an Ending, for becoming the 43rd winner of the Man Booker Prize.  One and a half short months after the shortlist was announced, The Sense of an Ending beat out literary superstars like The Sisters Brothers and Jamrach’s Menagerie. The novel about a middle-aged man… Read more »

Entire eBook Catalogs to be Available for Discovery, Sampling & Links to Booksellers

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While visiting the Frankfurt Book Fair, OverDrive announced WIN Catalog, a key part of OverDrive’s WIN platform enhancements for its network of 15,000 libraries worldwide. The WIN Catalog will maximize discovery and potential sell-through by providing samples and links to booksellers for library website visitors who discover a title and “Want It Now.” Check out… Read more »

Are you thinking mobile?

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The ways of the digital world are changing. By 2014, mobile Internet is predicted to take over desktop Internet usage. Currently, about one quarter of mobile phones are smartphones. As smartphones become more accessible and affordable, it is clear why mobile Internet is predicted to skyrocket. If you’re still not convinced, check out this video… Read more »

A Global eBook Solution For Your Global Market

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No one can deny the explosion of the eBook and audiobook industry over the last several years.  Coupled with the expanding popularity of tablet devices, this market is not only changing the way we do business, but also filters into everyday life—from reading bedtime stories to cooking meals.  The increasing demand for digital content is… Read more »

New eBook Retailer: Gajah Digital

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Founded in August 2007, Gajah Digital (previously known as “Gajah Media International”) may only be a toddler in age, but has permeated the digital marketplace with the wisdom of elders. Its entrance into the digital market came with the success of Geetune, a subscription-based online music service similar to Napster® and Rhapsody®. Based in Singapore,… Read more »