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OverDrive Education

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On this page, you’ll find everything you need to learn more about OverDrive Education and our Sora student reading app. Plus, you’ll discover the free marketing assets and training tools available to our partners through the OverDrive Resource Center.

Reach out directly to discuss your students’ reading needs.

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Discover Sora

New to Sora? Visit DiscoverSora.com to learn why Sora is your gateway to the best catalog of ebooks and audiobooks available. The best part? It comes loaded with hundreds of titles at no cost! Find out how districts and schools can activate Sora for free and open up a new world of reading today.

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K-12 Resource Center

Already have Sora at your school? Visit the OverDrive Resource Center! From social media graphics and print-ready flyers to staff training and curriculum resources, the Resource Center is completely free and here to help you educate and engage your entire school community: students, teachers and parents.

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Get up to speed on Sora & the OverDrive catalog

Browse through and download a few of our key resources to learn more about Sora and the unique reading features and integrations that keep students coming back for more.

Sora Overview
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Learn about how easy it is for kids to personalize their reading experience in Sora.


Sora Extras
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A new category of content designed to keep students learning and growing in the Sora student reading app.


ESF Resources
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Learn how government relief funding can help eliminate barriers to reading and expand access to books.


Magazines
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Add educational and entertaining digital magazines to your collection in the Sora student reading app!


Content Bundles
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Educators can reserve and bundle titles from the general collection to offer exclusive access for specific students or scenarios.


Digital Class Sets in Sora
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Ensure students always have access to the books they need with Digital Class Sets in the Sora app.


Watch presentations and download slide decks!

Whether you’re new to OverDrive or looking to brush up on the basics, we offer free training tools to help you get the most out of your digital collection. Below, you’ll find a selection of some of our most popular presentations and webinars.

Getting Started with Sora

Get to know Sora! We’ll take a bird’s eye view of signing in, borrowing titles, customizing the app, and accessing special features. Great as an overview for yourself or to share with staff, students, and parents.

Read-Alongs
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Explore ideas for using read-along titles with your students and in your curriculum.


Definitions, Highlights, and Notes
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Discover how to use key Sora features to expand student vocabulary and increase text interaction.


Getting Started with OverDrive Marketplace
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Learn how to use Marketplace, our online shopping and administrative portal.


Browse more videos at K-12 Resource Center

Attend a demo

This is a group sales demo to walk through Sora basics. We’ll take questions via Q&A, and there will be plenty of opportunity for follow up. See you there! Join a demo

Virtual Swag

Print, distribute, or digitally share any of these resources to promote Sora in your school community! Want more? Visit the Resource Center for tons of free marketing resources & activities.

Get the word out about your digital collection with these social media graphics. Don’t forget to tag us!

Social Media Kit

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Social Showdown

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Among Us

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Never Alone

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Looking for print-ready resources? Add these to your bulletin board, distribute them in class, share them on social media, or mail them to your students learning remotely.

Bookmarks

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Adventure Begins!

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Audiobooks are not cheating

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Go away, I’m reading

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When your students are finished coloring, hang their artwork up around your library or classroom to remind them to use Sora!

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Sora Coloring Sheet

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Have your students complete this fun reading challenge! Entice them by offering a prize or raffle for those who finish all 9 tasks.

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Sora Reading Challenge

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