5 most common mobile device support issues

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We in OverDrive Support Services are committed to providing quality solutions to common support questions. Over the course of the next several months, we’re going to present blogs highlighting the solutions to the most common types of issues. For this month, we’re looking at mobile device issues (Android, iOS, and Windows Phone). App Crashes and… Read more »

Macmillan expands its eBook catalog to U.S. and Canadian schools

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We are very excited to announce that Macmillan’s entire eBook catalog is now available for schools in the United States and Canada. Macmillan previously offered 640 eBooks to schools in the U.S. and Canada in a pilot program, and is now opening their 12,000-title catalog. The catalog includes popular titles such as Night by Elie… Read more »

eBooks engage Crowley ISD’s students, parents and staff

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Editor’s Note: The following blog post was written by Jan Hodge and Carol Hafer, Crowley ISD District Library Media Specialists.   On November 7, 2011, Crowley ISD opened the CISD Digital Library to serve about 17,000 patrons. It was a great day with a formal celebration at the Administration Building. We invited all administration staff… Read more »

Nuts and bolts: Merging your lending models in Marketplace

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Are you still searching for one copy/ one user and metered access titles separately? As a collection development analyst, I try to give little tips and tricks to librarians to help them more efficiently navigate their Marketplace account. Some of OverDrive’s most popular content is metered for user checkouts. What does this mean for your… Read more »

Harrogate Grammar School gets students reading through eBooks

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OverDrive Blogs hosts success stories from schools and librarians using the OverDrive service. This week, we feature Harrogate Grammar School in North Yorkshire, England, as written by Learning Resource Center Manager Caroline Gibson.   Harrogate Grammar School is an iPad for learning school that provides young people with access to new methods of learning, obtaining… Read more »