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The User Experience – Read, Listen, Watch

Explore the OverDrive App (for Android, Chromebook & iOS)
Added on 1/16/2015

Learn what’s new in the latest release of OverDrive’s app for Android, Chromebook 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 1/16/2015

Discover how easy it is to get started reading eBooks in a web browser with OverDrive Read.
19 min
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OverDrive Listen
Added on 5/22/2015

Discover how easy it is to listen to audiobooks in your web browser with OverDrive Listen.
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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OverDrive Marketplace

How to shop for titles
Added on 1/16/2015

Learn how to create carts, run searches, and submit a purchase order in OverDrive Marketplace.
30 min
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Understanding lending models
Added on 11/21/2014

Learn about the different lending model options for titles in OverDrive Marketplace.
10 min
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How to preorder titles
Added on 4/17/2015

Learn how to select and preorder titles in OverDrive Marketplace.
12 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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Marketplace 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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Digital Library Website Demonstrations

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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Archived Webinars

Expanding Your Digital Collection
45 minutes

A review of the newest formats available to add to your OverDrive digital collection, including browser-based audiobooks, streaming video, and magazines and newspapers.
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May 21, 2015

SYNC and the Power of Audiobooks
60 minutes

A conversation with Kekla Magoon, coauthor, and Dion Graham, narrator, of X: A Novel (a SYNC 2015 audiobook).
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May 20, 2015

OverDrive Basics: Explore the OverDrive app
45 minutes

View this special session to learn more about the basics of getting started with the OverDrive mobile app.
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April 30, 2015

OverDrive Basics: OverDrive Read
45 minutes

View this special session to learn more about the basics of using OverDrive Read to easily enjoy eBooks in your web browser.
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April 28, 2015

OverDrive Basics: Marketplace Basics
45 minutes

View this special session to learn more about the basics of ordering titles in OverDrive Marketplace.
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April 27, 2015

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