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Digital Bookmobile Tour comes to Evansville!

Digital Bookmobile exterior Friday, October 10, 2008
10:30am - 6:00pm
Offsite - Fall Festival: NW Corner of the Lloyd & St. Joe

Fall Festival: NW Corner of the Lloyd & St. Joe

As part of a nationwide tour, the Digital Bookmobile, a 74-foot 18-wheel tractor-trailer, will be visiting the West Side Nut Club Fall Festival on Friday, October 10, 10:30am to 6:00pm.  Visit the Bookmobile, at the northwest corner of the Lloyd & St. Joe, to find out more about the EVPL's recently-revamped OverDrive collection: featuring downloadable audiobooks, eBooks, video, and music! Bring your personal MP3 player and OverDrive Media Specialists will show you how to transfer titles to it!

This isn't your typical tractor-trailer!  The Digital Bookmobile is equipped with broadband Internet-connected PCs, high-definition monitors, premium sound systems, and a variety of portable media players. Use a computer station to search our digital media collection, use supported mobile devices, and sample eBooks, audiobooks, music, and video.

Digital Bookmobile floor planThe Bookmobile is comprised of five rooms:

  • Digital Catalog: Best-selling authors. New release titles. Classics and crowd-pleasers. The EVPL's OverDrive collection has it all! Get acquainted with our download website with introductory videos & interactive computer stations, and browse our collection.
  • Audiobook Alley: Discover how to download, listen to, and transfer downloadable audiobooks. Bring your own personal MP3 player and receive personal instructions on transferring audiobooks to it!
  • eBook Experience: Test out eBook reading software, learn about popular eBook formats, and discover the immersive reading experience offered by modern eBooks.
  • Gadget Gallery: Get hands-on with MP3 players, PDAs, Smartphones, and eBook readers that support audiobooks, eBooks, and video from the EVPL.
  • Video Lounge: Kick back and enjoy some of the best video titles available on a huge high definition screen, giving you a taste of all the download video content the EVPL offers.

We'll see you on the Bookmobile!  Be sure to check out our revamped collection of digital materials at OverDrive @ EVPL!

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