Share eBooks and audiobooks across schools and districts in a state or region

Hear success stories and learn how districts and schools like yours are seeing the benefits of sharing the cost of eBooks and audiobooks with one another using Shared Collections from OverDrive Education.

New England

Nov. 1 @2pm EDT

Ontario, Alberta
Manitoba, British Columbia

Nov. 1 @1pm MDT

General Audience

Nov. 1 @2pm EDT


Tips & Tricks for Stretching Your eBook Budget

Maximizing your investment in digital content is an important goal for today’s school librarian. Join us for a free webinar to learn tips and tricks for stretching your eBook budget to reach the most readers with the most titles.

You’ll hear from Becky Calzada, information and library services coordinator for the Leander Independent School District (TX), who’ll provide insight from her experience growing a successful digital collection that registers thousands of checkouts each month.

We’ll also be joined by OverDrive Education’s Christina Samek, who’s worked hand-in-hand with schools across the country to deeply engage students and staff with eBooks, audiobooks and other digital resources. She’ll share proven best practices for serving reading and learning needs while maintaining a low cost-per-circ.
Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm EST

Expanding Access to Digital Resources by Sharing

With funds always tight, you may assume a digital reading platform is out of reach for your school or district. Think again. Join Booklist and Overdrive for this eye-opening webinar where you’ll hear how the Southwest Educational Development Center (UT) delivers eBooks and audiobooks to schools across six districts with an affordable shared collection. Don’t miss out – register today!
Tuesday, October Tuesday, October 17, 2017 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm EST

eBooks for Elementary Schools: The easiest eBook service with Read-Alongs

Learn about the newest and easiest eBook service for Early Learners! OverDrive, the leading digital book platform for libraries and schools, has created a platform specifically for K-5 students with no software, no apps and no individual accounts. Introducing the K-5 QuickStart package, which provides 200 popular and award-winning eBooks – including many Read-Alongs – that work on any computer, tablet or device.

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Learn how to extend your school’s selection with eBooks and audiobooks in a short presentation and demonstration of OverDrive’s industry-leading service. Discover best practices for integrating digital content into your school and supporting curriculum as well as instruction goals. Our best practices are based on successful implementation at more than 14,000 districts and schools worldwide.

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