11:00 am Eastern Time
Getting Started with Sora - Monthly
Learn how easy it is to get started with Sora, the student reading app. We'll show you how to browse and borrow ebooks and audiobooks in Sora, create notes and highlights in titles, add access to a public library's digital collection, and more.
1:00 pm Eastern Time
Audiofile and OverDrive present: SYNC Audiobooks for Teens
Join Michelle Cobb and Francisca Goldsmith from Audiofile and Sydney Kalnay from OverDrive as they discuss the 2020 SYNC program, now in its 11th year! SYNC is a free summer audiobook program for teens 13+ that will use Sora, the student reading app from OverDrive.
The program will offer two thematically paired audiobooks available for checkout every week, at no cost, to every registered listener, all summer. In 2020, 26 titles will be accessible through the 13-week-long season.
2:00 pm Eastern Time
Public Library CONNECT: Reach More Young Readers!
Interested in ideas and resources to connect more young readers to your digital library? Join OverDrive for this live webinar on Public Library Connect, a feature that enables students in your community to easily connect to your digital collection.
After this webinar, attendees will be able to connect their schools and public libraries to increase student reading. This session will benefit school and public librarians who work with young readers, as well as managers and directors responsible for the success of their digital collection.