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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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Collection Development

Advantage for Libraries
Added on 3/14/2014

For libraries who are part of an OverDrive shared collection, you can create a custom collection just for your users.
9 min
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Advantage for Schools
Added on 3/14/2014

For schools who are a part of an OverDrive shared collection, you can create a custom collection just for your students.
9 min
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Best Practices: Consortia
Added on 3/14/2014

Learn best practices and time saving tips for managing your digital consortium.
6 min
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Best Practices: Marketplace
Added on 3/14/2014

Learn best practices for using OverDrive Marketplace.
17 min
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Collection Budgeting
Added on 6/28/2013

Create a budget that supports ordering consistency and an efficient collection development strategy.
5 min
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Collection Checklist
Added on 3/14/2014

Learn how to order titles and see all the features within OverDrive Marketplace.
35 min
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Collection Checklist: LexisNexis
Added on 3/21/2014

Learn how to order titles and see all the features within OverDrive Marketplace.
For LexisNexis Customers Only
25 min
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Collection Highlights: April
Added on 3/28/2014

We’ll showcase what’s new from OverDrive’s catalog for the month of April.
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Collection Highlights: Corporate Edition
Added on 1/31/2014

We’ll showcase some of the excellent content for corporate libraries from OverDrive’s catalog.
15 min
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How to Submit a Purchase Order
Added on 3/14/2014

Submitting a purchase order through OverDrive Marketplace is quick and easy. Learn simple steps to add content to your digital collection.
5 min
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Local Content
Added on 1/31/2014

Learn how to add local content to your digital library through OverDrive Marketplace.
12 min
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Recommend Feature
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

Just the Basics: Libraries
Added on 3/07/2014

Learn how to browse, borrow, and enjoy eBooks and audiobooks from your Next Generation library using a computer or mobile device.
34 min
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Just the Basics: Schools
Added on 2/14/2014

Learn how to browse, borrow, and enjoy eBooks and audiobooks from your school’s Next Generation site using a computer or mobile device.
36 min
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Just the Basics: LexisNexis
Added on 11/15/2013

Learn how to browse, borrow, and access titles from your OverDrive powered LexisNexis Digital Library website.
For LexisNexis Customers Only
26 min
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Kindle Demo
Added on 6/28/2013

For U.S. libraries – get quickly up to speed with purchasing titles and the new user experience for library eBooks on Kindle devices or Kindle reading apps.
11 min
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Renewing Titles
Added on 10/4/2013

Learn how to use the renew feature on your OverDrive library website.
6 min
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Products and Services

Community Outreach
Added on 4/04/2014

Learn creative marketing techniques for introducing new users to your OverDrive service and build a base of returning users.
29 min
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OMC 3.0
Added on 1/3/2014

Learn what’s new in the latest release of the OverDrive Media Console mobile app.
8 min
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OverDrive APIs
Added on 10/4/2013

Learn about OverDrive APIs and how they can benefit search, discovery and reporting services at your library.
7 min
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OverDrive Media Station
Added on 9/13/2013

Introduce people to your digital library with the attention-grabbing OverDrive Media Station.
8 min
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OverDrive Read
Added on 8/2/2013

With OverDrive Read users can instantly enjoy eBooks.
11 min
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OverDrive WIN
Added on 6/28/2013

OverDrive WIN adds comprehensive search and discovery of publishers’ entire eBook catalogs to your OverDrive digital library.
10 min
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OMC for Windows 8
Added on 1/24/2014

Enjoy OverDrive titles on the streamlined and easy to use OverDrive Media Console for Windows 8.
11 min
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Test Drive for Libraries
Added on 4/04/2014

Follow the Test Drive program and your public library can offer eBook devices for demonstration and lending.
10 min
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Reports

Collection Usage
Added on 4/04/2014

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.
22 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 4/04/2014

Learn how you can use the reports in OverDrive Marketplace to monitor the purchases and subscriptions for your digital library.
10 min
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Website & User Statistics
Added on 4/04/2014

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.
10 min
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User Assistance

Contacting Support
Added on 3/28/2014

Steps for library and school staff to contact OverDrive Support and resolve issues as quickly as possible.
10 min
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Screen Readers and OverDrive
Added on 6/28/2013

Learn how your service is accessible to blind and visually impaired users.
13 min
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Top 10 Support Solutions
Added on 9/1/2013

We’ll highlight the most common support requests and how to get them resolved.
11 min
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User Assistance
Added on 3/07/2014

Take your understanding of your OverDrive service to the next level so you can share your knowledge through support and training.
35 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 Demo PowerPoint for Kindle-specific slides you can incorporate in your training.

Download “Just the Basics: Libraries Template”

Download “Just the Basics: Schools Template”

Download “Just the Basics: LexisNexis Template”
For LexisNexis Customers Only

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