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DIGITAL BOOKMOBILE

234,037

Visitors

51

States/Provinces

990

Events

Learn more about the Digital Bookmobile, a community outreach vehicle for public libraries and schools to promote their OverDrive services.

About the Digital Bookmobile

Aboard the 42-foot-long Toterhome, learn how to borrow an ebook or audiobook and so much more; all you need to get started is a library card!

A high-tech update to the traditional Bookmobile, this community outreach vehicle is for public libraries and schools to promote their digital catalog of ebooks, audiobooks, magazines and streaming video to their communities. Readers of all ages can learn about and engage with digital books at their local school or library inside the Digital Bookmobile. The traveling exhibit tours North America and contains several interactive learning stations. All Digital Bookmobile events are free to host and attend.

Take a Tour

Get an inside look at the Digital Bookmobile and all of its features!

Schools

Interior view of the Digital Bookmobile set up for libraries

A TV displaying your library’s name and logo welcomes readers of all ages onto the Digital Bookmobile.

Interactive workstations provide video tutorials to help guide readers through the borrowing process. Log on to your library’s digital website and explore. See how easy it is to borrow your next great read, digitally.

Get a one-on-one tutorial from OverDrive’s technical experts or one of your library’s staff members. Bring all of your questions about accessing ebooks, audiobooks and magazines on your device. Our experts will have you reading in no time.

Stop at the gadget gallery to explore a variety of devices. Ebooks, audiobooks and magazines can be accessed on all major computers and devices including iPhone®, iPad®, Android™ phones and tablets, Chromebook™, Kindle® (US only) and Kobo.

A world enlightened by reading.

To educate and entertain by providing the world’s favorite way to access the best collection of premium digital content.

Libraries can use our theater for staff training, story time, or other special events. Readers can enjoy the theater space for additional video support to learn the borrowing process.

Truck Tracker

Follow the DBM as it travels around North America and see if we’ll be stopping at a city near you!

On our way to…

5

May

Altamonte Springs City Library

11:00 am - 4:00 pm

281 Maitland Ave Altamonte Springs, FL 32701

7

May

Altamonte Springs City Library

11:00 am - 4:00 pm

281 Maitland Ave Altamonte Springs, FL 32701

25

May

District Of Columbia Public Library

5625 Connecticut Ave NW Washington, DC 20015

28

May

Charles E. Beatley, Jr. Central Library

5005 Duke St. Alexandria, VA 22304

6

Jun

Avalon Free Public Library

235 32nd St. Avalon, NJ 08202

14

Jun

Baldwin Borough Public Library

10:00 am - 3:00 pm

5230 Wolfe Drive Pittsburgh, PA 15236

21

Jun

Odom Blvd. Branch Library

600 Vernon Odom Blvd Akron, OH 44307

22

Jun

Northwest Branch Library

720 Shatto Ave. Akron, OH 44313

23

Jul

Danbury Public Library

170 Main St. Danbury, CT 06810

24

Jul

Milford Public Library

57 New Haven Ave. Milford, CT 06460

31

Jul

Middletown Public Library

700 West Main Road Middletown, RI 02842

2

Aug

C/W MARS Tatnuck Branch

1083 Pleasant St. Worcester, MA 01602

3

Aug

C/W MARS Tatnuck Branch

1006 Grafton St. Worcester, MA 01602

Follow Us

Share a snapshot from your visit or with an ebook you’re reading on Instagram with the hagtag #digitalbookmobile for a chance to be featured on our website!

Life on the Road

Happy National Bookmobile Day 2019

A common assumption people make when they find out we work in the digital reading field is that we no longer read in print format. However, if you walk into any one of our staffers’ homes, you’ll find that couldn’t be any less true. Just ask to see my beat up copy of When You […]


2019 – The Beginning

“Hello and welcome to the Digital Bookmobile!” This is the way I greet so many of our patrons who visit us on the truck. I want to use this greeting to say “hello and welcome” to the 2019 tour blog. Many of you are familiar with Lauren’s writing and her work on the truck, but […]


Digital Bookmobile Completes Successful 2018 Tour

Cheers to another successful year on the road! Beginning February 5, 2018 at San Leandro High School in California, the Digital Bookmobile began its cross country tour, welcoming a total of 15,511 visitors during its 10 month journey, ending back in California on November 16. Traveling to both public library and school partners, the Digital […]


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