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Digital Platforms: Digital Platforms

Digital platforms allow your patrons to download or sync your eBooks to their computers or devices. See the information provided below, and check with your eBook vendor(s) to determine which digital platform(s) work best for your collection.

Overdrive (requires paid subscription)

Overdrive's School Library site is here and their FAQ page is here.

Adobe Digital Editions (free but requires registration)

Adobe Digital Editions (ADE) works on Macs and PCs and can be downloaded to any computer. Registration is free and ties content to each user (instead of to each computer). Not all eBook formats and eReader devices are supported. 

Visit the ADE site here and the FAQ page here.

Calibre (free; requires download)

Calibre's site is here. The company's demo video is available below.


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Zach Berger
RILINK Member Services Librarian