• Updates to OverDrive

    Easier, more interactive audiobooks and eBooks service is coming your way!

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    ebook graphicOverDrive's Next Generation platform

    Watch the video below for a sneak peak of the new OverDrive. The Capital Area Digital Media Online website will have step-by-step instructions and updated help you get your materials with ease after the switch. Use the Help links to get answers to your common questions.

    What are the major differences?

    • Fewer clicks to download
    • Symbols on the top right of the cover art indicate format type (ex. eBook, audiobook) and if a title is available for immediate checkout
    • You can interactively recommend that the library purchase specific titles
    • Includes new READ feature with the “See book, Read book” tagline. READ allows you to read eBook content in your web browser without checking it out, loading software, or activating a device.
    • New, user-friendly account page layout

    The best way to get to know the Next Generation and READ is to play! Get online, browse materials and download.

    Be sure to read all of the instructions, terms of use, and policies that are relevant for your device/computer, software, and accounts that you use to access digital content.

    If you have questions, your local library is happy to help; or visit our download site for more information and useful tips. Additional help is available on the website.

    NOTE: This service is meant to be accessed on personal equipment, not on public library computers. Downloads of eBook and audiobook files from the Capital Area Library Digital Media Online collections on the OverDrive platform may be restricted on public computers at the library.


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