DigitalBookmobile.com gets fancy

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Don’t get us wrong: we loved our old DigitalBookmobile.com. It served its purpose, and was a great place to find pictures, updates on where OverDrive’s 74-foot-long tractor-trailer would be next, and what local media are saying about the events. But really, there’s no comparison to the newly redesigned website. If you haven’t had a chance… Read more »

Marketplace updates: Moving titles between carts

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If you’ve logged into Marketplace recently, you may notice that things have changed a bit. On March 12, we released Marketplace v2.5, an update chock-full of new features that addresses some of the most common requests from our library partners. One of the most asked for features: moving and copying titles between carts. With the… Read more »

Students pitch in with choosing titles at Southwest Educational Development Center

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Southwest Educational Development Center (SEDC) is an educational cooperative based in Utah. The library at SEDC was funded through a Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) Grant in late 2013. The purpose of the grant was to provide fiction content to grades nine through 12 to develop a lifelong love of reading. SEDC serves a… Read more »

All-new OverDrive Help is live

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We are pleased to announce that the all-new OverDrive Help site is now live! Head over the help.overdrive.com to check it out—we hope you like the modern design, streamlined navigation options, and quick links to help resources for getting started, troubleshooting, and more. You can now also search through our database of help articles, videos,… Read more »

We’re seeing Starz!

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In addition to the thousands of titles already available in the OverDrive catalog, we are pleased to inform you that hundreds of new Streaming Video titles from Starz Digital Media are now available for pre-order in OverDrive Marketplace for libraries in the U.S.! We recently announced the addition of award-winning titles and major media distributors,… Read more »

OverDrive is bringing you some fresh help

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OverDrive is launching a brand new help site on March 19! We’ve given help.overdrive.com a massive facelift and added a plethora of features based on some truly valuable feedback from you. In this post, I’ll give you the run-down on what’s new and different so you’re prepared for launch on the 19th.   It’s easier… Read more »

5 most common mobile device support issues

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We in OverDrive Support Services are committed to providing quality solutions to common support questions. Over the course of the next several months, we’re going to present blogs highlighting the solutions to the most common types of issues. For this month, we’re looking at mobile device issues (Android, iOS, and Windows Phone). App Crashes and… Read more »