• New service provides eBook sign out service for K-12 schools. Highlights include:

    • A new service from Brain Hive will enable school libraries to add an on-demand e-book lending service for K-12 students and teachers

    • Unlimited access to more than 3,000 fiction and nonfiction titles, along with printable activities, teaching resources, and Accelerated Reader quizzes from Renaissance Learning.

    • The service will cost $1.00 for each book signed out, with no additional membership fee for schools.

    • Brain Hive supports searching within books, bookmarking, note taking, ratings, favorites, and book clubs.

    • Students and teachers can search for e-books by grade level and subject

    • [Students can] read the e-books through Web browsers on desktop computers, laptops, or mobile devices.

    • Brain Hive is currently being piloted in 20 schools and will become generally available this fall

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