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We want to hear from you! What are your thoughts on the OverDrive blogs? What can we do better? How do you like to receive information from us? Please take just a few minutes to answer our quick survey so that we can deliver the best information to you the way you want to receive… Read more »

eBooks on the Big Screen

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Film adaptations always generate renewed interest in the source material, so make sure your digital shelves are stocked with the eBooks and audiobooks that inspired new and upcoming blockbusters! We have recently updated “Book to Movie” flyers available in the Partner Portal to help get the word out about your digital collection. You can find… Read more »

Big Library Read is back!

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After thousands of readers across the globe cast their vote, OverDrive excitedly announces the title that topped them all for this fall’s Big Library Read: Anatomy of a Misfit by Andrea Portes. Participating in this event allows your library to offer a new simultaneous use title for community-wide access from your library at no cost…. Read more »

Plainville Middle School incorporates their digital library with the Read Right Run program

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We love hearing ideas on how schools connect with their students, faculty and/or community to promote their digital library. Joyce Lynch, Library Information Teacher at The Middle School of Plainville (Connecticut), learned about a program called Read Right Run and decided to put one together during the 2014 – 2015 school year. While their digital… Read more »

Back to school checklist

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It’s back to school time again for our Northern Hemisphere school and library partners! We’re preparing for the new school year with a huge back to school sale to add some fresh content to your digital collection. We have also created some brand new marketing resources to welcome kids back to class in style. These… Read more »

Win a Digital Classroom!

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Attention educators! From September 1 through October 31, OverDrive will be running a first-of-its-kind sweepstakes that gives you the opportunity to win a digital classroom. In conjunction with our Back to School Sale and the introduction of OverDrive Novel Sets, your school has the opportunity to win a set of Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Nook… Read more »