Welcome to Digital Library 101!. Learn how to browse, check out, and download digital titles to a personal computer using your OverDrive Digital Library. Contact: [email protected] . Objective. In this presentation you will learn how to: Check out and download digital titles.
2. Check Out
Best of all, titles automatically expire at the end of the lending period.
Enjoy downloaded titles on laptop and desktop computers, Pocket PCs, PDAs, Smartphones, and MP3 players.
Many audio titles can be burned to CD.
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Burn to CD
Each 'Part' of an Audiobook is approximately 1 hour.
A 1 GB device will hold 4 to 6 average length Audiobooks!
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What is the average length of an Audiobook 'part'?
What two pieces of information are needed to reactivate a download for a patron?
What operating systems are compatible with OverDrive Media Console?
Do your patrons need to create a new username / password to use your OverDrive Digital Library?
When your patrons use your OverDrive Digital Library, which steps require Internet access?
Digital Rights: What is 'collaborative play'?
The patron's library card number and the title they want to download.
Windows 98 SE, ME, 2000, XP, Vista.
No. All you need is your valid library card number!
Internet access is needed to browse, search, check out, and download. Once the titles are on your patrons' computers, they can be enjoyed without access to the Internet.