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Top 10 most borrowed authors of all time - OverDrive libraries - ebooks and audiobooks

Top 10 most borrowed authors in OverDrive-powered libraries

The most popular author of all time is James Patterson, with almost 21 million checkouts.

by Piotr Kowalczyk Published on April 30, 2018
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Top 10 most borrowed library ebooks and audiobooks of all time

Top 10 ebook and audiobook library checkouts of all time

“Gone Girl” by Gillian Flynn is the most borrowed ebook of all time from libraries powered by OverDrive.

by Piotr Kowalczyk Published on April 10, 2018
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One billion checkouts from OverDrive-powered libraries #infographic

OverDrive-powered libraries have checked out over 1 billion ebooks and audiobooks (infographic)

It’s a milestone for digital reading – on February 10, 2018, OverDrive recorded all-time checkouts via 40,000 connected libraries surpassed one billion.

by Ola Kowalczyk Published on April 9, 2018
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Funniest and weirdest animated gifs that are set in libraries

14 funniest and weirdest animated gifs that are set in libraries

Take a look at these entertaining loops that will animate your mind and inspire to visit the library.

by Ola Kowalczyk Published on March 12, 2018
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The most interesting book and library infographics of the year 2017

The best 2017 infographics about books, libraries, and reading

The world of books and reading as seen in the most popular infographics released in 2017.

by Piotr Kowalczyk Published on December 14, 2017
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How libraries are using social media #infographic

How libraries are using social media (infographic)

If you are a person responsible in your library for social media, you will find this infographic helpful. Librarians are incredibly open…

by Ola Kowalczyk Published on November 15, 2017
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John Green 26 facts about libraries - video thumb

John Green shares 26 exciting facts about libraries (video)

In Episode 518 of The List Show by Mental Floss, famous author John Green shares some less known facts about one of…

by Ola Kowalczyk Published on September 30, 2017
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Have you hugged a librarian today? #cartoon

Have you hugged your librarian today? (cartoon)

Another great Reading Quirks cartoon by The Wild Detectives and Laura Pacheco. Via The Wild Detectives on Medium. More stuff for book…

by Friendly Staff Published on September 27, 2017
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Evolving library concepts #infographic

16 concepts for the evolving library (infographic)

What an inspiring way to rethink what libraries are about! See also: Reid Wilson has created an amazingly simple visual, called Evolving…

by Ola Kowalczyk Published on September 20, 2017
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How to celebrate Read an Ebook Day 2017

11 exciting ways you can celebrate Read an Ebook Day 2017

For the fourth time, ebook lovers from around the world celebrate Read an Ebook Day.

by Piotr Kowalczyk Published on September 18, 2017
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