In 2017, OverDrive will be bringing our library partners exciting innovations in the digital reading space and we look forward to continuing to spread the #LibraryLove with readers all around the world. As always, you can expect frequent updates on our blog page about new products and features as well as events like Big Library Read, Read an eBook Day and much more. If you’d like to get these updates sent directly to your inbox you can subscribe to the blog using the link on the right hand side of the page.

As we look forward to what 2017 will bring, we also wanted to look back and show you the stories from 2016 that our library partners were most interested in. Our takeaway? Big Library Read continues to be something our library and school partners are very interested in and everyone loves an inspiring book quote! Here is the full list of our ten most read OverDrive Blog articles of 2016:

  1. 10 of our favorite quotes from children’s books that offer great life advice
  2. 33 library systems surpass one million checkouts in 2015
  3. We want you and your readers to pick the next Big Library Read title!
  4. More than 50 libraries are on pace to hit one million digital checkouts with OverDrive in 2016
  5. Show your #eBookLove and celebrate Read an eBook Day with us on September 16
  6. Cast your vote for the next Big Library Read!
  7. Getting the most out of the Big Library Read program
  8. 11 classic book quotes that prove the importance of reading banned books
  9. World-renowned Pimsleur Language Program Teams with OverDrive – OverDrive Blogs
  10. Librarian’s Share: Hillsborough County Public Library’s innovative marketing leads to record checkouts