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OverDrive eBook Software Sale to Celebrate 100,000 User Milestone

Press Release: Overdrive [November 5, 2000]

Copyright (c) 2000 Overdrive

Abstract: OverDrive, Inc., a worldwide leader in electronic publishing tools and services announced today that ReaderWorks Publisher, the premier tool for creating eBooks for Microsoft Reader, is being put on sale for $69.00 through the end of December 2000. At more than 50% off the suggested list price of $149, this limited time offer provides an extraordinary value for those seeking to create Microsoft Reader eBooks for personal or commercial use.


Cleveland, OH: OverDrive, Inc., a worldwide leader in electronic publishing tools and services announced today that ReaderWorks Publisher, the premier tool for creating eBooks for Microsoft Reader, is being put on sale for $69.00 through the end of December 2000. At more than 50% off the suggested list price of $149, this limited time offer provides an extraordinary value for those seeking to create Microsoft Reader eBooks for personal or commercial use. For details visit the ReaderWorks website at: www.overdrive.com/readerworks/downloads.

OverDrive is celebrating reaching 100,000 users of its ReaderWorks products for converting manuscripts, articles, textbooks and novels into eBook format for Microsoft Reader with ClearType. The product line also includes ReaderWorks Standard, a free application for eBook authoring, and ReaderWorks SDK (software developers kit) that is used by major publishing centers and dot coms for automating eBook production in Microsoft Reader format.

The widespread use of ReaderWorks has not been limited to commercial applications. Earlier this year OverDrive launched the 3e Education Program to provide free ReaderWorks eBook authoring software for Microsoft Reader to educators, schools, universities and other non-profit and educational institutions.

About OverDrive

OverDrive, Inc., (www.overdrive.com) is a worldwide leader in Open eBook electronic publishing tools and services which include the ReaderWorks suite of software, conversion services and its MIDAS Technology line of digital rights management (DRM) solutions based on Microsoft's Digital Asset Server. Located in Cleveland, Ohio, OverDrive, Inc. has been serving the commercial publishing community for fifteen years.

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Publication Year:2000
Type of Material:Press Release
Language English
Issue:November 5, 2000
Publisher:Overdrive
Company: Overdrive
Record Number:19776
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