Library Blog

The new OverDrive

What's the new OverDrive, and what features does it have?

The new OverDrive is a completely refreshed website and app experience that makes your digital library faster and easier to use than ever before.

What's changed? Enhancements include:

Better browsing

  • Simple availability banners
  • New ways to find titles
  • New account-level audience filters
  • The whole digital library on any device

Easier borrowing

  • More options for signing in
  • Easy-to-customize lending periods
  • Instant access to titles from the details page
  • "Books" icon takes you right to borrowed titles

Other improved features

  • Improvements to placing and retrieving holds
  • Instant recommendations for your library
  • Changes to the renewal process

For more information, please see the new OverDrive FAQ page, complete with a video.