Nuts and bolts: Merging your lending models in Marketplace

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Are you still searching for one copy/ one user and metered access titles separately? As a collection development analyst, I try to give little tips and tricks to librarians to help them more efficiently navigate their Marketplace account. Some of OverDrive’s most popular content is metered for user checkouts. What does this mean for your… Read more »

Windows 8 Articles in OverDrive Help

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Windows 8 and 8.1 are gaining popularity. Currently, around 10% of internet users have one or the other, and as new computers are released with that operating system that percentage is climbing. We’ve covered Windows 8 here on the blogs before, including tech tips and reviews of devices that run Windows 8. However, not everyone… Read more »

Digital Bookmobile is back on the road!

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The Digital Bookmobile, the high-tech update of the traditional bookmobile that has served communities for decades, has started its 2014 national tour. The tour started on February 4 at Paso Robles Public Library in Paso Robles, Calif. Following more stops in Southern California, the Digital Bookmobile will visit libraries and schools in Arizona and Nevada… Read more »

Weekly eHighlights: Your Guide to What’s New at OverDrive – Children’s & YA Edition

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  Happy February! With the last full month of winter in full swing, keep your children and young adult audience engaged with content for all those snow days! This week’s list has some wonderful YA titles in the incredibly popular dystopian literature genre—like the last installment in the Under the Never Sky series, Into the… Read more »