(Press Release)
Sydney Catholic Education chooses OverDrive eBooks from Softlink
Sydney Catholic Education Office (CEO) has partnered with Softlink to deliver OverDrive eBooks and audiobooks to the 150 schools within the Archdiocese across Sydney.
CEO Sydney has selected OverDrive to integrate with the Diocese’s knowledge and library management solution, Oliver, to create a best-in-breed digital asset discovery and delivery solution.
OverDrive is the world’s most popular platform for digital content lending for schools. It is distributed in Australia by Softlink, the developer of leading knowledge, content and library management solutions for education.
Dr Dan White, Executive Director of catholic schools in the Archdiocese of Sydney, revealed how OverDrive would support the diocese’s digital initiatives and National Curriculum.
“We are excited about delivering OverDrive eBooks and audiobooks for learning at school, home and anywhere, anytime, on modern digital devices,” he said.
“OverDrive will enable Sydney Catholic schools to provide students with on demand access to eBooks, audiobooks, music and videos across a full range of subjects and from a range of 2,500 publishers.”
“As we move from teacher centred to student centred pedagogy, the adoption of digital technologies such as OverDrive and Oliver will ensure our schools have the tools to engage learners in digital literacy and 21st …read more

Via: Digital Book World