LOC National Book Festival (2011) - jef1000

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The Digital Bookmobile makes an appearance at the 11th Annual National Book Festival took place on the National Mall in Washington DC on September 24-25, 2011. An estimated 200,000 book-lovers gathered for the two-day Library of Congress sponsored event. The Digital Bookmobile is a community outreach vehicle for public libraries to promote downloadable eBooks, audiobooks, music, and video. Developed inside a 74-foot, 18-wheel tractor-trailer, the nationally touring vehicle is a high-tech update of the traditional bookmobile that has served communities for decades.The Digital Bookmobile is hosted by individual public libraries in support of their download services and is operated by OverDrive, Inc.