OverDrive Announces Agreement for Acquisition by Rakuten

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OverDrive, Inc., the leading eBook, audiobook, and streaming video platform for libraries and schools, announced that it has entered into an agreement to be acquired by Rakuten Inc., one of the world’s largest Internet services companies. OverDrive (www.overdrive.com) will operate as a subsidiary of Rakuten USA. LexisNexis and other legal vendors currently work with OverDrive to provide digital legal content. See the announcement here: http://company.overdrive.com/news/overdrive-announces-agreement-for-acqu....