Odilo, one of the leading eBook providers in Europe and Latin America, has recently partnered with Gardners, Europe’s leading independent wholesaler of English language products and content (both physical and digital). With the addition of over 650,000 titles from Gardners (available January 2016), over one million bestselling and popular titles will be available from Odilo to North American libraries.
Odilo products and services allow libraries to better manage digital content, integrate a mix of content sources, and distribute high-quality content to patrons in mere seconds; three clicks and they can enjoy a book.
With Odilo’s strong international presence, high quality English and Spanish titles are an essential piece of the Odilo lending catalog. Odilo also offers various licensing models, including one copy-one user (perpetual, metered, and expiring), pay-per-use, simultaneous, and/or subscription. Allowing libraries to choose which lending models works best for their budgets, offers Odilo customers the opportunity to use their savings for other essential library needs.
Odilo is dedicated to providing an open ecosystem where libraries can buy books from a variety of sources: Odilo, direct from publishers, and/or digital content providers of their choice (with no technical restrictions). To learn more about Odilo and all of their products and services, visit www.odilo.us.
Gardners is a family run wholesale and distribution business based on the south coast of the UK. Established in 1986 they have grown to become one of Europe’s leading wholesale distributors of books, eBooks, DVDs, CDs and Vinyl to retailers around the world. Complimenting their established books business, Gardners digital warehouse came online in 2006, seeing rapid growth in the number of titles held to now number in excess of 1 million available for instant fulfillment. With industry leading lending and distribution models in place with schools and library suppliers, Gardners continue to innovate and lead in this competitive sector.
Odilo is a privately held Spanish and USA based company dedicated to developing the most innovative and creative solutions for libraries. With over 2,000 customers worldwide, Odilo offers a comprehensive product suite for the discovery, management, and distribution of library print and digital materials. Currently used in 43 countries, Odilo defines and designs efficient, user-friendly solutions, serving the needs of public, private, university, school, and special interest libraries, while enabling them to transition into the future. Odilo is headquartered in Madrid, Spain, with offices in Cartagena, Spain; Denver, Colorado; Mexico City, Mexico; and New York, New York.
Director of Marketing – North America and Australia