Important News- Apple Devices with iOS 5
There is a compatibility issue with WMA audiobooks not working on Apple devices that have upgraded to the new operating system iOS 5.
A new version of the Overdrive Media Console has been released that fixes this. Please download the latest version:
Note: WMA Audiobooks will now show up under 'Playlists' rather than under 'Audiobooks.'
What is Overdrive?
|Overdrive is the name of our digital materials service. Overdrive allows you to download audiobooks, ebooks, videos and music to use on your home computer or to transfer to a compatible mobile device.|
You can check out and download the following types of digital materials using Overdrive…
- Adobe® PDF eBooks
- Adobe® EPUB eBooks
- Kindle eBooks
- OverDrive WMA Audiobooks
- OverDrive MP3 Audiobooks
- OverDrive Music
- OverDrive Video
To access these digital materials you need…
- A valid FCDS business office student/faculty ID number (the number you use in the Dining Hall) and your last name (capitalize the first letter!)
- Internet access (preferably high speed) and/or a wireless connection
- A computer or device that meets the system requirements for the digital materials you want to check out
- Free software for your computer or compatible device
A guided tour of Overdrive is available.
Please note: You must have the free Adobe Flash® Player installed to view the guided tour.
ID Number: number you use in the Dining Hall (business office number)
Last Name: Capitalize the first letter!
Thank you to the East Baton Rough Parish Library and their staff for allowing us to use their template.