Category Archives: Downloadable Audio

>Error message: Loan info is wrong

>If your patrons get the following error message on their e-reader: “Loan info is wrong” Be sure to have them do the following: First, check to see if the device is compatible with overdrive e-books by having them go to … Continue reading

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>New quick search option for your mobile users

> If your patrons use overdrive app on their i-phone, i-pad or android phones, you may want to alert them of this cool new feature that just came out. It allows your patrons to search for only available titles on … Continue reading

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STATEMENT REGARDING HARPER COLLINS

The Green Mountain Mountain Library Consortium (GMLC) works to provide Vermont libraries with access to downloadable audiobooks and downloadable eBooks in an efficient and cost effective way. Our current vendor, OverDrive, has been terrific to work with and has helped … Continue reading

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>Spring Forward!

>Recently on the New Hampshire downloable books listserv, the following message arrived: “Expired titles are remaining (inactive) attached topeople’s accounts not allowing them to retrieve their new holds (ifthey’ve maxed out their three checkouts). Our patrons are complainingthat they are … Continue reading

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>New Feature to Listen Up Site

>Click on the following link for information on the new “My Help” feature that overdrive will be putting up on our site in the coming days. http://overdriveblogs.com/library/2011/02/23/my-help-customized-assistance-for-library-users/ You can even play around with this feature by clicking the my help … Continue reading

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Nook Instructions I would like to thank Nancy from the Springfield Library for providing this excellent info sheet for your patrons who may be interested in putting an e-book on thier nook. You can access it by clicking on the … Continue reading

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Browse, Check Out, Download Training- January 25

Please plan to attend! CONFERENCE DETAILS The following course is scheduled. It will be hosted conveniently via web conference. Browse, Check Out, Download Tuesday, January 25th at 3:00 PM EST. Access Code: 5736001. Description: Learn how to browse, check out, … Continue reading

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Great article in Sunday’s Rutland Herald on eBooks

Hopefully you all had a chance to read the article in the Rutland Herald this Sunday:  Vermont libraries begin lending electronic books by Patrick McArdle. Your’s truly and the lovely Lucinda Walker are quoted. Mary Danko

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>OverDrive: The Three Steps to Solve Almost Any DRM Problem

> The support questions we receive for Listen Up! Vermont, powered by OverDrive, almost always fall into the category of problems related to Digital Rights Management, or DRM. You can help your patrons be successful in resolving their issue by … Continue reading

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New MARC records available

New MARC records have been added to the Box.net widget on the Listen Up! Vermont Blogger blog (http://vtaudiobooks.blogspot.com), but you can also access the new files here: fall2010.mrc grmlc-20101118a.mrc grmlc-20101125a.mrc grmlc-20101125b.mrc grmlc-20101202a.mrc grmlc-20101217a.mrc grmlc-20101222a.mrc grmlc-20101228a.mrc

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