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Overview
What is an OverDrive digital library?
Are there usage statistics or reports?
What training and support does OverDrive provide?
About library collections
How many of OverDrive’s titles are available for public libraries?
How is my library notified of new titles added to OverDrive’s catalog?
Does my digital library allow users to access OverDrive’s entire catalog of titles?
Will the titles in our digital collection always be available to all of our users?
Can I add the titles I purchased from another vendor to my OverDrive collection?
Can my library purchase individual titles outright from OverDrive without having your service?
Where can I find a complete list of titles that are offered by OverDrive?
Does OverDrive integrate with our content catalog?
Lending digital titles
How many titles can a user borrow at a time?
Do titles need to be manually returned? Can titles be returned early?
Can a user renew a title that they have checked out?
What about lending periods? Can our library customize them?
Can users place holds on titles that are checked out? If so, how many?
How do they place a hold on a title? Will a hold expire?
About apps, software, and devices
What apps or software will users need to access OverDrive titles?
What devices work with OverDrive?
Authentication
What options are available for authenticating our users?
What is User Login Manager? How much does it cost?
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