Test Drive updates!

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A little while back, we updated OverDrive Media console for Android and iOS devices to version 3.1.  The 3.1 update includes improved integration between the app and your OverDrive account—specifically, the ability to save and restore an Adobe ID. This is great news for the Test Drive program, because it makes clearing and restoring devices… Read more »

Podcast: New and Featured Content for June

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Looking to spruce up your digital collection with fresh content? Tune into our June collection highlights podcast to hear all about recent additions to OverDrive Marketplace, including popular MP3 audiobooks from Macmillan, streaming episodes of the beloved T.V. show Sesame Street, in-demand juvenile and young adult series from Scholastic, children’s eBooks from an award-winning Chinese… Read more »

Big Library Read is back!

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Start reading the next book for OverDrive’s global eBook club, Big Library Read, today! Laurien Berenson’s A Pedigree to Die For is available to patrons of thousands of libraries around the world for the next two weeks at the same time without waitlists or holds. We’re excited to introduce readers to Berenson’s first title in… Read more »

OverDrive helps Edmonton Public Library win with non-English language titles

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The Edmonton Public Library has more than doubled circulation of four of its largest non-English language eBook and audiobook collections since adopting OverDrive’s multilingual user interface last fall. With EPL’s OverDrive-powered website now discoverable in French, Spanish, Russian and Chinese, checkouts for titles in these languages surged by 120 percent in the five months after… Read more »