Celebrating Cleveland Book Week with the Professional Book Nerds

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The Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards have been handed out for more than 80 years to books that have made important contributions to our understanding of racism and our appreciation of the rich diversity of human cultures. For eight decades these distinguished books have opened and challenged the minds of readers. Last year, The Cleveland Foundation decided to extend… Read more »

OverDrive to present on engaging new readers at the Ontario Library Association conference

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On February 2 and 3, OverDrive will be at the Ontario Library Association Super Conference meeting with our Canadian library partners and presenting best practices on connecting with readers from every corner of your community. OverDrive will be presenting in booth #715, highlighting marketing and curation ideas to help librarians build upon a record 2016,… Read more »

OverDrive Fall webinars with Booklist, ASCD and NEISTE

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This fall, OverDrive is partnering with various organizations to explore the latest in edtech through webinars and webcasts. The first two events are in September and October, with more be announced soon. Booklist: Increasing Reading Rates using Digital Join us for a look at the incredible opportunity eBooks and audiobooks offer librarians to evolve their role and become even… Read more »

OverDrive to present on expanded global distribution of digital content at Beijing International Book Fair

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This week, a team of OverDrive executives lead by CEO Steve Potash is holding publisher and library meetings at the Beijing International Book Fair (BIBF). The purpose of this trip is to continue to expand the size and breadth of OverDrive’s digital offerings as we increase the amount of Chinese language content available for libraries… Read more »

Show your #eBookLove and celebrate Read an eBook Day with us on September 16

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Mark your calendar for September 16th! OverDrive is celebrating the third annual International Read an eBook Day and you’re all invited to participate. This year, we’ll be giving out $1,000 content credits to a lucky 10 participating libraries and schools as well as tablets for your library users. Read an eBook Day is a yearly… Read more »