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Welcome to the Digital Bookmobile 2018

Free, hands-on, interactive learning for readers of all ages.

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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.

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Welcome

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.

Lounge

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.

Vision

A world enlightened by reading.

Mission

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

Theater Experience

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.

“Life on the Road” Blog

5 Fun Facts about Comic Cons on the Digital Bookmobile Tour

Kapow! The Digital Bookmobile made two stops at Comic Cons in 2018. Looking for new ways to spread #EbookLove, the Digital Bookmobile teamed up with Dover Public Library in Dover, DE and Samuels Public Library in Front Royal, VA to participate in their comic conventions! Comic cons are events where fans, creators, and experts come […]


The Digital Bookmobile Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary

The Digital Bookmobile powered by OverDrive just celebrated its 10 year anniversary! We could not have reached this milestone without the support of our library and school partners across North America. From California to Maine, Texas to Canada, we are honored to spread reading happiness by providing the largest digital content catalog and the highest-rated […]


Coffee with a Dash of Violet at Pickerington Public Library

On Friday, July 20, 2018, the Digital Bookmobile visited the town of Pickerington, OH. This old country village transformed to a major city in 1965 and has provided library services to the community for over 100 years. One of the great services Pickerington Public Library offers is their ebook and audiobook collection. With over 125,000 […]


Digital Bookmobile Hits Small Towns in Minnesota

The second week of June 2018, the Digital Bookmobile traveled across the south-western border of Minnesota to four charming cities within the Plum Creek Library System. Our first stop was at Nobles County Library on Tuesday, June 5th. This diverse community employs over 2,500 workers in the meatpacking industry and draws in people from all […]


Four Resources to Market Your Digital Bookmobile Event

Is your school or library hosting an upcoming Digital Bookmobile event? If so, we’re here to help! With materials created for you by the marketing team at OverDrive, we have four resources you can use to maximize your event. 1. Print and Web Libraries and schools have access to free marketing materials on the Digital […]


Digital Bookmobile Stops in Historic Cities

When traveling with the Digital Bookmobile, I enjoy learning about the cities we drive into. I’m curious if the city is rich with history or up and coming. Does it feel like it’s 2,000 miles away or does it look like many others? There is so much history around North America that it can be […]


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Upcoming Events

St. John's County Public Library

October 17

500 San Sebastian View St. Augustine, FL 32084

Jacksonville Public Library

October 18

10599 Deerwood Park Blvd Jacksonville, FL 32256

Jacksonville Public Library

October 19

1425 Chaffee Road South Jacksonville, FL 32221

RT Jones Memorial Library

October 23 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm

116 Brown Industrial Pkwy Canton, GA 30114

RT Jones Memorial Library

October 24 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

116 Brown Industrial Pkwy Canton, GA 30114

Gadsden Public Library

October 26

254 College st. Gadsden, AL 35901

Gadsden Public Library

October 27

254 College st. Gadsden, AL 35901

Jefferson City High School

October 29

609 Union St. Jefferson City, MO 65101

Missouri River Regional Library

October 30 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

214 Adams St. Jefferson City, MO 65101

Hancock County Library System

November 2

312 Hwy 90 Bay St.Louis, MS 39520

Bossier Parish Library

November 5

4915 Shed Rd Bossier City, LA 71111

Vernon Parish Library

November 6

1401 Nolan Trace Leesville, LA 71446

San Diego County Library

November 15

1752 Alpine Blvd Alpine, CA 91901

San Diego County Library

November 16

13137 Poway Rd. Poway, CA 92064

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