Overdrive to Donate Hundreds of Ebooks to 1,000 Elementary Schools

overdrive, ebooks, libraries, schools, appDigital reading platform Overdrive announced yesterday that it is donating a collection of hundreds of popular ebooks to up to 1,000 elementary schools. The initiative is part of Overdrive’s marking its 30th anniversary.

School officials can click here to apply to receive the donation for their school through the end of the school year.

Overdrive partnered with several publishers on the initiative, including Lerner Publishing Group, Britannica Digital Learning, Open Road Integrated Media, Dawn Publications and ABDO.

The donated ebooks span a variety of subjects for young readers, and include Read-Alongs, interactive titles that sync recorded narration with highlighted words as the narrator reads.

Much more.

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