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With these on-demand sessions, you and your staff can get the training you need as it best fits your schedule. Expand a category bar to browse trainings, play a recording, or download a PDF of the presentation. Look for the and flags to find recently added or updated trainings.

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Archived Events

OverDrive for Libraries: The next chapter
30 minutes

Learn about the new and coming enhancements to your OverDrive service which will help you offer the best new content, greater discoverability, and ease-of-use.
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Sept. 18th, 2014

Back to School: Easier than ever with OverDrive
30 minutes

Learn how OverDrive is making this back to school season easier than ever and get tips for making the most of your school’s OverDrive service.
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Sept. 17th, 2014

eReading Rooms for Kids & Teens
30 minutes

Find out how eReading Rooms provide a safe, engaging browsing environment for kids and teens on your digital library website.
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May 16th, 2014

OverDrive Streaming Video
10 minutes

Streaming video from OverDrive allows viewers to watch videos by streaming them from their browser. Learn how to get started during this informative 30-minute webinar.
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Aug. 21st, 2014

Top 5 ways to boost digital circulation
30 minutes

Learn the best practices for reaching new users, engaging existing users, and boosting your library’s digital circulation.
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May 22nd, 2014

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OverDrive Marketplace

How to shop for titles
Added on 10/31/2014

Learn how to create carts, run searches, and submit a purchase order in OverDrive Marketplace.
30 min
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How to administer your account
Added on 10/31/2014

Learn how to manage account settings for Marketplace and your digital library website.
13 min
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How to create curated collections
Added on 9/19/2014

Learn how you can create curated collections of titles to publish at your digital library website.
10 min
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How to manage holds
Added on 10/31/2014

Learn how your users can place holds and how you can monitor and respond to user demand in OverDrive Marketplace.
14 min
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How to manage user recommendations
Added on 4/08/2014

Learn how to make sure your digital collection has exactly what your users want to read. Discover your options for reporting on and responding to user recommendations.
16 min
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Digital Library Website – Demonstration

Libraries: For public, college, and corporate library partners
Added on 10/31/2014

See how to navigate and borrow titles from your digital library website.
13 min
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Schools: For OverDrive school partners
Added on 10/31/2014

Learn how to navigate and borrow titles from your school’s OverDrive site.
13 min
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User Experience – Read, Listen, Watch

Explore the OverDrive App
(for Android & iOS)
Added on 11/14/2014

Learn what’s new in the latest release of OverDrive’s app for Android and iOS.
25 min
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OverDrive for Windows 8
Added on 9/12/2014

Find out how to enjoy OverDrive titles on the streamlined and easy to use OverDrive app for Windows 8.
15 min
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OverDrive Read
Added on 11/14/2014

Discover how easy it is to get started reading eBooks in a web browser with OverDrive Read.
19 min
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Adobe Digital Editions
Added on 10/31/2014

Learn how users can read eBooks on a computer and transfer to a dedicated eBook reader using free Adobe Digital Editions software.
10 min
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Kindle eBooks
Added on 6/13/2014

U.S. Libraries – Learn about how your library can lend Kindle Books for Kindle devices and Kindle reading apps.
12 min
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Screen Readers & OverDrive
Added on 6/27/2014

Learn how your service is accessible to blind and visually impaired users.
7 min
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Support resources
Added on 10/31/2014

Learn best practices for helping new and existing users of your OverDrive service.
20 min
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Reports

Collection Usage
Added on 7/3/2014

Learn how you can use the Collection Usage reports in OverDrive Marketplace to evaluate the activity of your digital library and chart a path to success.
21 min
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Exporting reports
Added on 4/04/2014

Learn how you can export reports from OverDrive Marketplace to Microsoft Excel© for advanced visualization and analysis of your library’s digital collection.
10 min
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Purchases & Subscriptions
Added on 7/3/2014

Learn how you can use the reports in OverDrive Marketplace to monitor the purchases and subscriptions for your digital library.
12 min
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Website & User Statistics
Added on 7/3/2014

Learn how to use the Website and User Statistics reports in OverDrive Marketplace to gain insight into how your users access the digital library website.
11 min
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Resources

Templates

Planning a training class for users of your OverDrive service? Get started now with OverDrive’s Just the Basics Template. U.S. libraries and schools – reference the ‘Kindle eBooks’ PDF above for Kindle-specific information you can incorporate in your training.

Download “Just the Basics: Libraries Template”

Download “Just the Basics: Schools Template”

Getting Started Guides

Help your users get started with these short, print-friendly handouts that outline basic steps for borrowing and enjoying digital titles from your library, as well as specific steps for getting started on popular devices.

Download the Zip File of Getting Started Guides

eBook Help Card

Business card that directs users to find answers to questions by using your digital library’s help resources.

Download the eBook Help Card PDF File