Has your school signed up for Public Library CONNECT? If so, learn how to add a public library’s digital collection to Sora and use your school login to get access to even more ebooks and audiobooks! If you’d like to learn more, please reach out to your Account Manager.
This second part in a two part series focuses on how to use automated tools to find and manage Metered Access titles.
- 00:30 How can I combine expiring titles into one cart?
- 02:17 How can I utilize automated carts to quickly find and manage Metered Access titles?
- 08:22 How do I automatically weed expired titles?
This first part in a two part series focuses on how to find and manage expired Metered Access titles in Marketplace.
- 00:32 What is a Metered Access title?
- 01:17 How do I find expired titles?
- 05:05 Do I have expired titles with holds?
- 09:55 How do I know if I have expired titles in my Advantage collection?
- 11:00 I have expired titles and can no longer purchase this version; however, they have holds. What do I do?
How to manage account settings for both Marketplace and your digital library website.
Review carts and make purchases in Marketplace.
Build and edit shopping carts, organize carts while you shop, automate carts, modify carts.
Filter and sort search results, understand title information, and identify title information for consortium (shared) and individual libraries and schools.
Use Basic and Advanced search techniques, as well as quick as easy search tools like Must-Haves, Insights, and Featured lists.
Learn how to log in and navigate the Marketplace website.
Take a bird’s-eye view of Marketplace! Learn how easy it is to use our online shopping and administrative portal and where to get quick access to help and support, when needed.
Navigate and borrow titles from your school’s OverDrive website.
Add a public library card to add your library’s digital collection in Sora and gain even more access to ebooks and audiobooks!
Learn about student reading statistics such as time spent reading and average time per session. Explore student achievements earned by trying a new format, returning a book early, and much more!
Take titles on the go! Learn about Sora’s options for offline access and ensure you can read or listen even when the Internet isn’t available.
Discover the fun of audiobooks, graphic novels and Read-Alongs – our full-color, fully narrated books. Change narration speed, set a sleep timer, and even leave notes!
Dive into an ebook and create bookmarks, define words, leave notes and highlights, search through a title, and set reading settings like text size, brightness, and more.
Quickly and easily borrow titles, place titles on hold and return titles early in Sora.
Find your next great read! Use quick or advanced searching, browse hand-picked collections, set search preferences, and more.
Sign into Sora by searching for your school or using a setup code. Access the multilingual interface (web browser only).
Get to know Sora! We’ll take a bird’s eye view of signing in, borrowing titles, customizing the app, and accessing special features. Great as an overview for yourself or to share with staff, students, and parents.
How to upload and share content produced by students and faculty to Sora.
Let’s take a bird’s-eye view of your digital collection with the Insights tab in Marketplace.
A review and demonstration of how to assign titles to students for use with Sora.
How to create and publish curated and automated collections for the Sora app.
A primer on setting up an Advantage account for individual schools who are part of a shared collection.
A review and demonstration of how to purchase a set of titles for your classroom for a specific period of time.
Borrow and manage available titles instantly in Libby.
Take a virtual tour of your library website and learn how to borrow titles, place titles on hold, read or listen in your browser, and more!
Learn how to send a book from the Libby app to a Kindle device or the Kindle app (U.S. only).
Learn how to customize ebook and audiobook preferences in Libby after borrowing a title.