Digital Bookmobile is back on the road!

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The Digital Bookmobile, the high-tech update of the traditional bookmobile that has served communities for decades, has started its 2014 national tour. The tour started on February 4 at Paso Robles Public Library in Paso Robles, Calif. Following more stops in Southern California, the Digital Bookmobile will visit libraries and schools in Arizona and Nevada… Read more »

Encouraging teachers to use OverDrive

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You may have seen our recent marketing post about simple and easy ideas for marketing your school’s digital collection. Another idea is to get your teachers on board. This, without a doubt, will be one of the most beneficial things you can do to promote your digital collection. Our own Sarah Halko, Collection Development Specialist,… Read more »

Students “obsessed” with eBooks in Pleasant Valley School District

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Pleasant Valley School District in California launched their digital library through OverDrive at the end of January this year. Since its opening, the administrators have seen phenomenal response from their staff, students and parents as they learn how to borrow and engage with eBooks and audiobooks. “Our experience with OverDrive has been nothing short of… Read more »

Celebrating Black History Month

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Black History Month has been observed in the U.S. and Canada every February since 1976. In honor of Black History Month, we created a suggested titles list that spotlights some great African-American literature. When you click the link below, it will show up as a Marketplace search result and you’ll be able to easily add them… Read more »