OverDrive Partners With Random House Canada

Random House of Canada has partnered with digital book distributor OverDrive to bring its eBooks to schools and libraries in Canada.

Under the terms of the agreement, eBooks from McClelland & Stewart and Random House of Canada will be added to OverDrive’s catalog for Canadian libraries. OverDrive will be promoting the new collection at the Ontario Library Association (OLA) Super Conference this week.

OverDrive has just come off of a record year in terms of distribution and partnerships. In 2010, OverDrive expanded its services in retail, OEM, library, and schools in more than 20 countries, adding 185,000 titles to its catalog. New partnerships established in 2010, include Macmillan, Random House Germany, Random House India, Macmillan Education, Faber Factory, and Carlton Books Ltd.