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 »

What’s on sale?

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Don’t miss out on these great deals! Talk with your Collection Development Specialist today.   Open Road Integrated Media – Summer Reads Sale 35% off (5/1 – 6/30) Over 40 top summer reads are 35% off through June 30th.   Univerb Publishing House – Full Catalog 30% off (5/15 – 6/30) Learn a language this… Read more »

Happy New Year from OverDrive!

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Team OverDrive would like to wish a safe, prosperous and very happy New Year to each and every one of you!   “For last year’s words belong to last year’s language And next year’s words await another voice. And to make an end is to make a beginning.” – T.S. Eliot, “Little Gidding”

An OverDrive update from Steve

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Dear Library Partner, I hope this message finds you well and enjoying the holiday season. On behalf of OverDrive, I am pleased to share with you a few milestone highlights and a look at what’s ahead. A brief trip down Memory Lane I received an email last week from Tish Lowrey, Head of Technical Services… Read more »

Can you hear me now? Audiobook checkouts hit the roof in 2013

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Audiobooks are on fire! In the past year, OverDrive mp3 audiobook checkouts have gone through the roof, growing 127% from November 2012 through October 2013. Total checkouts exceeded 13 million just in 11 ½ months. Last month saw more than 1.4 million checkouts, and this month is on pace to double last year’s November checkouts…. Read more »