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You can transfer titles from your computer to your iPhone, iPad, or iPod using OverDrive Media Console (OMC), and enjoy audiobooks on the go.
A computer with Windows XP, Vista, 7, or 8
iPhone, iPad, or iPod
An iPod USB cable to connect the device to the computer
OverDrive Media Console
iTunes v9.1 (or newer)
A downloaded audiobook
Open OMC on your computer.
Select a title. Click the Transfer button.
When the Transfer Wizard opens, connect your device to your computer. Click Next.
When your device is detected, make sure 'Apple device' is selected under 'Player.' Click Next.
If you see the following message, follow the instructions to enable 'Manually manage music' on your Apple device. This is an optional setting in iTunes. When completed, click OK to close the prompt. This will take you back to the Transfer Wizard. Click Next to continue.
The 'AAC Encoder Import Setting' window may open. If it does, follow the on-screen instructions to adjust your AAC import settings for the fastest transfer. This is an optional setting that can be found in iTunes. If you make changes, click Refresh to make sure your new settings match the recommended settings.
Click Next to start the transfer.
When complete, click Finish to close the wizard.
You'll find your transferred WMA audiobooks under 'Playlist' on your device, and MP3 audiobooks under Music > Albums.