Digital books for free from your library

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By Kirk Yuhnke, FOX 31 Denver, June 12, 2015 Your tax dollars likely pay for them so you might as well use them! Libraries across the country and Colorado pay for a service called OverDrive. By downloading the OverDrive app on your tablet or smartphone you can “borrow” eBooks from your local library.

RNIB launches OverDrive, a new digital audio library for people with sight loss

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Book Trade, September 16, 2014 Exciting new service allows users to download books, magazines and podcasts directly onto computers, smartphones and tablets The Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) has launched RNIB Overdrive, a simple and portable digital audio library service which will open up a greater range of titles to blind and partially… Read more »

First-ever International Read an eBook Day is Thursday

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By Carolyn Kellogg, Los Angeles Times, September 16, 2014 There are all kinds of crazy non-holidays and semi-holidays: Feb. 22 is Walking the Dog Day, Nov. 14 is National Pickle Day, April 11 is Barbershop Quartet Day. Now we can add to them the newly minted International Read an E-Book Day.

Digital literacy rising at library

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By Adam Brazeau, Seaway News, November 16, 2013 Reading books without ever touching a page is becoming an ongoing trend at the Cornwall Public Library (CPL) as literature steers in a digital direction. Read More»