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Entries Tagged as 'Overdrive'

New Kid’s/Teen eContent Website

March 22nd, 2014 · Comments Off

The SALON eContent website has expanded its services with a new digital collection website experience just for kids / teens. The main digital collection, http://salon.sals.edu, now has a separate site to provide a safe and easy browsing experience for kids / teens.
This appealing and user-friendly page contains eBooks and audiobooks. Browsing can be done by [...]

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Next Big Library Read – Keys to the Kitchen

February 18th, 2014 · Comments Off

Title: Keys to the Kitchen
The Essential Reference for Becoming a More Accomplished, Adventurous Cook by Aida Mollenkamp

Description: Food Network and Cooking Channel star Aida Mollenkamp lays an invaluable foundation for cooks in Keys to the Kitchen. This comprehensive manual collects more than 300 innovative, contemporary recipes as well as color photographs, plenty of informative [...]

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Overdrive Media Console for Windows update

January 24th, 2014 · Comments Off

OMC 3.3 for Windows (the classic desktop version) includes some design updates and support for integration with OMC 3 for Windows 8. Users can download the latest version of OMC for Windows from the OMC website.

OMC 3 for Windows 8 (available in the Windows Store) includes these new features:

Font selection and dictionary support for eBooks.
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ReadersFirst Guide to Library E-Book Vendors

January 22nd, 2014 · Comments Off

The ReadersFirst Working Group has put together the ReadersFirst Guide to Library E-Book Vendors a resource to help librarians in assessing the major library e-book distributors’ platforms and to advocate for more open and user friendly e-lending services. These evaluations draw from self-reported surveys completed by distributors’ representatives and submitted to ReadersFirst in spring 2013.
This [...]

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