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Happy Earth Day!

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Happy Earth Day! April 22, 2014 marks the 44th Earth Day celebration.  Over 192 countries participate with educational and outreach activities. Because education is a critical part of Earth Day, we’ve put together some examples of fantastic nonfiction titles for K-12. These eBooks encourage students to discover more about the environment, as well as offer… Read more »

Kobo Arc HD Review

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Kobo released the Arc in 2012 as competitor to Barnes & Noble’s Nook Tablet and HD series, and Amazon’s Kindle Fire. A few months back, Kobo brought us the Arc HD, as a way to get into the high definition market, as well as offering a 10-inch model to supplement their 7-inch device. The difference… Read more »

Back by popular demand: Marketplace Reports Training

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OverDrive’s Training Team is excited to reintroduce OverDrive Marketplace Reports training now available from the Learning Center. The new “Reports” training menu will expand to reveal four modules covering all of the reports within Marketplace: The Collection Usage module answers common questions about your digital collection, offers practical advice, along with tips and tricks for… Read more »

Podcast: New and featured content for April

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Calling all Marketplace shoppers! Our April collection highlights podcast is now available on OverDrive’s Learning Center. In it, we give you the inside scoop on some of the highly-anticipated new additions to OverDrive Marketplace, including hit movies from Starz Digital Media and popular textbooks from Pearson. We also highlight the latest crop of publishers and… Read more »