K-12 Schools

eBooks, Audiobooks & More For Your School

The leading school digital reading platform for the classroom, library & home

No matter where you are on your journey to bring eBooks and audiobooks to the classroom, library and home, OverDrive is here to help. We understand what it takes for a successful transition. Digital is all we do, and we’ve helped more than 18,000 districts and schools implement content plans customized to meet their students’ and educators’ needs. You can even share eBooks and audiobooks across schools and districts in a state or region to expand access.

Want to learn more about K-12 digital reading & learning? Check out our webinars!

We take a holistic approach that employs 6 key areas to work within your school and make an impact on student achievement:

  • Pleasure reading
  • Instructional
  • Professional development
  • OER – Open educational resources
  • Community engagement – Tools to connect with internal & external stakeholders
  • Local content – Self-published by teachers & students

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Your central digital content solution

TOP CONTENT FROM HIGHEST-QUALITY PUBLISHERS

We offer millions of eBook, audiobook and streaming video titles from 5,000+ publishers to support reading and learning goals. Our experienced team of educational content experts work hand-in-hand with districts and schools to select the exact combination of digital content tailored to their unique priorities and resources. Read more.

COST EFFECTIVE, DISTRICT/SCHOOL MODEL

We work directly with publishers you know and trust to offer districts and schools the best prices on eBooks, audiobooks and streaming video, and you only pay for the titles you want. Most digital titles never need to be replaced, and having an organization-wide content access platform reduces the number of copies that have to be purchased. Contact us for a free needs analysis.

EASE OF USE AND DEVICE COMPATIBILITY

We put your eBooks, audiobooks and streaming video on one easy-to-use website that’s available to students and educators 24/7/365. Our content is compatible with all major devices – including popular tablets, Kindle® (U.S. only) and Chromebooks – and can be used online or offline.

EXPERT SUPPORT FOR DEEP INTEGRATION & IMPLEMENTATION

  • Technical – You’ll have a dedicated Account Specialist to answer any questions and your entire school community will have access to our expansive “OverDrive Help” online resources. We even offer Front Line Tech Support to shift student and educator assistance directly to OverDrive.
  • Collection development – Our experienced team of school content experts will work with you to select the right digital titles to serve your students’ and educators’ unique reading and learning needs.
  • Training – From on-site tutorials to live and on-demand webinars, you’ll have all the resources you need to fully leverage all aspects of your digital content service.
  • Marketing – It’s important to promote your new service. We’ll give you a custom suite of multimedia resources to get the word out across the school community and continuously provide best practices in engagement.
Top Content
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