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Manteca Unified School District blends technology into their curriculum

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By Anne Steiner, District Librarian from Manteca Unified School District and Adam Sockel, Social Media Specialist with OverDrive Manteca Unified School District recently launched their OverDrive digital collection intended to help get their school community excited about reading through their Going Digital project. The district was searching for a digital solution to provide their students… Read more »

OverDrive Read-Along eBooks: perfect for your young students and readers

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By: Adam Sockel, OverDrive’s Social Media Specialist   It’s hard to believe but the calendar has inched towards October, signifying both the end of summer and back to school time for students of all ages. You can take advantage of our Back to School sale to add content for your middle and high schoolers but it’s… Read more »

OverDrive and Pearson bring digital textbooks to Napa Valley Unified School District students

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Students at Napa Valley Unified School District’s (NVUSD) high schools in Napa and American Canyon, California, will be able to access their math textbooks digitally using iPads, Chromebooks or other devices, beginning this month for the 2015-2016 school year.  Thanks to a new partnership with OverDrive, the leading eBook and audiobook platform for schools, and… Read more »

Get ready for Read an eBook Day at your library!

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While every day here at OverDrive is read an eBook day, the official Read an eBook Day is happening again this year on September 18th. Launched last year as a celebration of modern storytelling, Read an eBook Day is a great opportunity to get the word out about your eBook collection to your library community…. Read more »

Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s Library by Chris Grabenstein: A perfect back to school book club read

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Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s Library by Chris Grabenstein is a New York Times Bestseller and has received starred reviews from both Booklist (“An ode to libraries and literature that is a worthy successor to the original madman puzzle-master himself, Willy Wonka.”) and Kirkus (“Full of puzzles to think about, puns to groan at and references… Read more »