July 25, 2014

OverDrive Help Guides

Guides created by OverDrive:
Getting Started with OverDrive Guide

Device Specific Guides:
Android Halfsheet
iOS Halfsheet
Kindle Halfsheet
Kobo Halfsheet
Nook Halfsheet

Brochures created by CCLS:

Here are 4 OverDrive brochures for:
Nooks, Kindles, iOS (iPad, iPhone, iPod) and Android phones & tablets

Member Libraries: The PDF files have two copies per sheet. If you print your own, please note on the backside a very, very light grey line indicates where to cut the paper. I will print on colored cardstock and distribute to members late next week. Please let me know if you do not want any printed for your library; otherwise I will send to everyone.


Printable OverDrive Getting Started Guides

Getting Started with OverDrive Guide

Device Specific Guides:
Android Halfsheet
iOS Halfsheet
Kindle Halfsheet
Kobo Halfsheet
Nook Halfsheet

Patterson Library Purchases OverDrive eBooks – September 13, 2013

Title Creator(s) Cost
Angel of the Cove Sandra Robbins $13.99
Corpse in Oozak’s Pond Charlotte MacLeod $19.99
Curse of the Giant Hogweed Charlotte MacLeod $19.99
Dangerous Passage Lisa Harris $14.99
Every Waking Moment Chris Fabry $14.99
Exit the Milkman Charlotte MacLeod $19.99
The Governor’s Lady Robert Inman $9.99
It Takes Two to Tangle Theresa Romain $6.99
The Lincoln Deception David O. Stewart $12.99
The Lost Husband Katherine Center $45.00
Luck Runs Out Charlotte MacLeod $19.99
Mage’s Blood David Hair $26.95
Maid of Dishonor Heidi Rice $1.99
The Mammoth Book of Time Travel SF Mike Ashley $11.65
Never Go Back Lee Child $84.00
Owl Too Many Charlotte MacLeod $19.99
The Prayer Box Lisa Wingate $15.99
Rest You Merry Charlotte MacLeod $19.99
The Returned Jason Mott $21.99
Something in the Water Charlotte MacLeod $19.99
Something the Cat Dragged In Charlotte MacLeod $19.99
Spin Catherine McKenzie $11.99
Starstruck In Seattle Juliet Madison $1.19
The Transfer Veronica Roth $4.99
Vane Pursuit Charlotte MacLeod $19.99
Wrack and Rune Charlotte MacLeod $19.99
Total $499.58

Prendergast Purchases OverDrive eBooks – September 20, 2013

Title Creator(s) Cost
The Bones of Paris Laurie R. King $78.00
His Majesty’s Hope Susan Elia MacNeal $45.00
The Last Gunfighter William W. Johnstone, J. A. Johnstone $4.79
The Lowland Jhumpa Lahiri $83.85
MaddAddam Margaret Atwood $83.85
The O. Henry Prize Stories 2013 Laura Furman, Lauren Groff, Edith Pearlman, et. al. $47.85
Old Mars George R.R. Martin, Gardner Dozois, Michael Moorcock, et. al. $84.00
Sycamore Row John Grisham $85.00
Winners Danielle Steel $84.00
Total $596.34

OverDrive Media Console v3.0 is here – August 20th!

overdrivelogo2013Enjoy eBooks & Audiobooks from the Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Library System with the all-new OverDrive Media Console v3.0!

Reading eBooks from our digital library, http://ccls.lib.overdrive.com/, is now easier than ever. The app to enjoy digital titles on your mobile device, OverDrive Media Console (OMC), has been completely redesigned with ease of use top of mind. A new version of the app will be available on August 20. Check out a preview of the new app here. Some highlighted features include:

  • A redesigned user interface with an all-new look, streamlined navigation, and a one-stop reorganized menu.
  • Sync bookmarks and reading progress across multiple devices using a free, opt-in registration service called OverDrive One.
  • Variable speed playback for iOS. Audiobook users’ most requested feature.

System Requirements: OMC v3.0 for Android users requires Android OS v4.0 (or newer). OMC for Android v2.6.5 will remain available for download. OMC for iOS requires iOS 6 (or newer).

If you already have OverDrive Media Console installed on your device, you will be prompted to update, or it will happen automatically depending on your device settings. To install OverDrive Media Console, or for more information, visit http://omc.overdrive.com. Happy reading!