4 schools celebrate the gift of digital

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By: Christina Samek, Marketing Specialist. Last year around this time, we told you all the ways digital is a gift. We provided helpful and trusted statistics and while those are still valid and important, we wanted to take the time to share personal testimonies. Because after all, it’s the season of giving. The gift matters,… Read more »

9 books we’re thankful for

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Earlier this week, we shared a few things Team OverDrive is thankful for this holiday season, ranging from the librarians we work with to the inspiration we see around our office every day and, of course, our families. At our our core, we believe in reading and what it can do for the world and… Read more »

Celebrating the heritage of First Nations people

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We’ve compiled a list of more than 100 eBooks & audiobooks featuring indigenous topics, authors and characters for Native American Heritage Month. Sample a few here, or get the complete list of titles. The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian Whole communities were reading this together a few years ago. Bestselling author Sherman Alexie… Read more »

Things to Do in Cleveland During Digipalooza 2017

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By: Briana Johnson-Sims, OverDrive Training Specialist What’s hot in Cleveland this August? Digipalooza 2017, of course! Our conference is jam-packed with great events, including a keynote from Cokie Roberts, evening socials, and morning yoga. But there’s even more for those who choose to come early and stay late! Arriving early on Wednesday? Stop by East… Read more »

Don’t miss these edtech presentations at ISTE

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Successful digital learning demands both flexibility and customization. OverDrive Education embraces both, with a custom-built reading platform that supports differentiated instruction, English Language Learning, Hi-Lo literacy instruction and blended learning. In the 2016-2017 school year, more than 2,500 K-12 schools joined over 15,000 OverDrive-powered schools to expand student growth through eBooks and audiobooks. Tens of… Read more »