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  1. Public libraries lend record numbers of eBooks and audiobooks in 2017Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 11 | Library Technology Guides automation update

    January 11, 2018 - Rakuten OverDrive, the leading digital reading platform available to millions of readers from over 40,000 libraries and schools worldwide, reported record-breaking downloads of eBooks and audiobooks in 2017. With a library card and OverDrive or Libby app, readers borrowed more than 225 million digital books in the past 12 months, representing double digit growth from the previous year.

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  2. Public Libraries Lend Record Numbers of eBooks and Audiobooks in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | Health News Digest

    With a library card and OverDrive or Libby app, readers borrowed more than 225 million digital books in the past 12 months, representing double digit growth from the previous year. A record number of libraries each served over 1 million digital books to their local communities last year, led by astronomical growth at This record growth was significantly aided by a number of library eBook innovations enhancing user discovery and engagement.

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  3. How to read more books in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 3 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... a package you forgot you ordered from Amazon.) Many libraries lets you check out e-books with a program called Overdrive. You put a hold on the e-book you want, and when it's available, you just click a couple of buttons and it sends it to your ...

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  4. Here's Why Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Engagement Speculation Is in OverdriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2017 | E! Online

    Social media is in overdrive, speculating that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle 's engagement will happen in the very near future, some even guessing it could happen this weekend! And while nothing has been confirmed there are many clues that hint a royal engagement announcement is on its way. So in response to all the excitement, we're breaking down the seven clues we think are signs Prince Harry and Meghan's engagement announcement is imminent! 1. They've already made their public debut .

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  5. The 'Digital Dash' is on at Rowan Public LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2017 | WBTV

    From Rowan Public Library : Did you know that your Rowan Public Library card gives you access to over 42,671 free titles, available through RPL's digital collection? In partnership with OverDrive, the leading digital reading platform for libraries and schools, and through NC Digital Library, the eBook consortium to which RPL belongs, RPL is able to offer patrons a wide selection of eBooks, digital audiobooks, and streaming video. Whether you're looking for great holiday recipes or murder mysteries, RPL's eBranch has you covered.

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  6. National Library Board of Singapore launches Digital Business LibraryRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2017 | Library Technology Guides automation update

    October 24, 2017 - Companies, from startups to multinational conglomerates, will be able to get access to top business resources in a new Digital Business Library. The new resource is a one-stop portal launched by the National Library Board of Singapore , in conjunction with OverDrive, the leading digital reading platform for libraries and schools.

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  7. Readers from 21,000 libraries and schools will uncover The Hundred Lies of Lizzie LovettRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2017 | Newkerala.com

    ... More than 21,000 libraries and schools worldwide are participating. Big Library Read is facilitated by OverDrive, the leading platform for eBooks and audiobooks available in more than 90 percent of public libraries in the U.S and Canada. To find ...

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  8. OverDrive adds hundreds of high interest K-12 eBooks for school and libraryRead the original story

    Oct 18, 2017 | Library Technology Guides automation update

    OCTOBER 18, 2017-OverDrive, the leading digital reading platform for libraries and schools, welcomes four new publishers in time for the 2017-18 school year. Rosen Publishing, Gareth Stevens, Cavendish Square and Enslow Publishing serve grades Pre-K -12 with high interest, curriculum-correlated materials.

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  9. Google Directs Users to Library Ebooks from OverDriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2017 | Library Journal

    OverDrive is enabling Google to display library ebooks prominently in open web search results. Announced in a tweet last month by Google, and reported by media outlets including Slate, Fortune.com, and TheVerge, the new feature displays a "Borrow ebook" option highlighting the searched for title and linking to libraries within a user's geolocated range.

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  10. Gear Review: Vick Audio Mount Pleasant Overdrive PedalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | Guitar World

    ... similar feelings for the short-lived Blues Breaker pedal by Marshall. The pedal was a bulky, almost too-subtle overdrive that captured the sound of the early Sixties Marshall amp tone made famous by Eric Clapton while he played with John Mayall & ...

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  11. Watch Neil Younga s recent induction into the Canadian Songwriters Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2017 | KTGL-FM Lincoln

    ... YouTube channel . Young was presented the honor by his friend Randy Bachman of The Guess Who and Bachman-Turner Overdrive , who congratulated Neil "on a lifetime of rocking in the free world and writing great songs." Young began his speech by ...

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  12. Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds Announce New Album, 'Who Built the Moon?'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | Guitar World

    ... is putting almost 50 items up for sale, including a Sixties Epiphone Professional guitar and an Orange OR120 Overdrive amp that he took on tour with Oasis. You can preview the items here . and check out the album's tracklist plus Gallagher's ...

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  13. I sing better than Fuse ODG - RisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | Ghanamma.com

    ... professional introduction to the music industry started as a writer for a New York based Production Company called Overdrive between 2012/13. His major breakthrough was when he emerged the best performer after his electrifying live performance this ...

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  14. UM International LLC, Lohia Auto introduces Renegade Commando bikesRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2017 | Newkerala.com

    ... ignition developing 25.15PS at 8500 RPM and 23 NM of torque at 7000 RPM, mated to a six-speed transmission with overdrive for vibration free rides. The motorcycle turns heads and stand out with high gloss metallic two tone paint job and more than ...

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  15. UM Motorcycles Rides in Renegade Commando Mojave and Renegade Commando ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2017 | Newkerala.com

    ... ignition developing 25.15PS at 8500 RPM and 23 NM of torque at 7000 RPM, mated to a six-speed transmission with overdrive for vibration free rides. The motorcycle turns heads and stand out with high gloss metallic 2 tone paint job and more than 3430 ...

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  16. Cleveland Book Week begins TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2017 | Cleveland.com

    ... County Public Library, Great Lakes Science Center, Karamu House, the Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland, Overdrive and Twelve Literary and Performative Arts. An afternoon of bookish fun. Free books will be given out until quantities run out. ...

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  17. Whodunit? Christie's classic comes to Spotlights: Talk of the TownsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | Cleveland.com

    ... a www.broadview-heights-spotlights.org . The Spotlights production of And Then There Were None is sponsored by OverDrive, the leading digital reading platform for libraries and schools worldwide. They are dedicated to "a world enlightened by ...

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  18. Boy, 9, Killed After UTV Overturns In Douglas CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | CBS Local

    ... State Fair, you can sit back and let the good times roll! With Fair Fast Approaching, Sara's Tipsy Pies In Overdrive Sara's Tipsy Pies are in crunch time, making 12,000 pies for the upcoming Minnesota State Fair. Vote: Best Midway Game & Place For ...

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  19. Mpls. Council Sends Plastic Bag Ordinance Back To CommitteeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | CBS Local

    ... State Fair, you can sit back and let the good times roll! With Fair Fast Approaching, Sara's Tipsy Pies In Overdrive Sara's Tipsy Pies are in crunch time, making 12,000 pies for the upcoming Minnesota State Fair. Vote: Best Midway Game & Place For ...

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  20. Imams Re-Evaluate Security After Mosque BombingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | CBS Local

    ... State Fair, you can sit back and let the good times roll! With Fair Fast Approaching, Sara's Tipsy Pies In Overdrive Sara's Tipsy Pies are in crunch time, making 12,000 pies for the upcoming Minnesota State Fair. Vote: Best Midway Game & Place For ...

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