Pilot program runs from May 15th to June 1st, encourages participants to join global reading of eBook
May 20, 2013 – Canaan Town Library invites the public to take part in the Big Library Read, a pilot program in which libraries worldwide offer a single eBook to their cardholders. The program is designed to unite library patrons from all around the world.
From May 15th to June 1, 2013, anyone with a valid Canaan Town Library card can borrow the eBook The Four Corners of the Sky by New York Times bestselling author Michael Malone for free from the Library’s website (www.canaanlibrary.org) and read on all major devices, including Kindle® (in the US) and iPad®.
Over 7,500 libraries in 10 countries from five continents are participating. Readers are invited to join the book discussion on Twitter using #BigLibraryRead.
For more information about the Big Library Read, please visit http://www.overdrive.com/big-library-read/.