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Public Libraries Worldwide Reach Milestone with 1 Billion Digital Book Checkouts

Libraries fuel the rise of digital reading with 24/7 access to popular eBooks and audiobooks Cleveland, Ohio – March 20, 2018 – While some thought digital was going to signal the decline of libraries, it has instead strengthened library systems and positioned them as a hub for innovation, education and a place of reading happiness beyond… Read more »

Zhejiang Province Launches Popular English Language eBook Library in China

Tech hub Zhejiang Library becomes 7th in China to offer 24/7 access to digital books from OverDrive Hangzhou, Zhejiang CHINA – March 15, 2018 – The Zhejiang Library, together with OverDrive, the world’s leading digital reading platform for libraries and schools, announced today the launch of its digital library collection with a large catalog of eBooks… Read more »

Record growth in 2017 for eBook & audiobook usage in schools

Digital reading enhances K-12 learning experience for 8 million students CLEVELAND — Jan. 24, 2018 — The presence of eBooks and audiobooks continued to grow in K-12 classrooms and libraries in 2017, with student demand driving an impressive 45 percent increase in usage through OverDrive Education’s digital reading platform. Students embrace technology that affords them… Read more »

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Saving lives, serving knowledge, Carroll County Public Library

By Jon Kelvey, Carroll County Times, August 6, 2017

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By Porter Anderson, Publishing Perspectives, June 12, 2017

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