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  • How to read in your browser with OverDrive Read

    With OverDrive Read, you can read borrowed ebooks and magazines right in your web browser with a single click. There are no downloads or software required; all you need is a compatible web browser. The basics Click or tap the right or l...

    Feb 27, 2019 05:35PM EST
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  • What devices and browsers work with OverDrive Read?

    OverDrive Read is a browser-based ebook reader that works on many computers, tablets, and mobile devices with compatible web browsers. Learn more about OverDrive Read here. The easiest way to see if OverDrive Read works on your device or web browser is to try it out using the sample below; just cli...

    Dec 14, 2018 02:23PM EST
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  • How to use the dictionary, highlight text, and add notes when reading ...

    When reading in your browser with OverDrive Read, you can define words, take notes, and highlight sections of text. You can see all of your notes and highlights in the menu. To select a word, click or tap and hold the word until the highlighter pops up. Drag the cursor to select more than one wor...

    Mar 29, 2019 10:57AM EDT
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  • Getting started with OverDrive Read

    Choose the image below that looks like the titles in your library's collection. With OverDrive Read, you can read borrowed ebooks and magazines right in your web browser with a single click. There are no download...

    Feb 06, 2019 11:40AM EST
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  • What are fixed-layout titles?

    Some titles have a "fixed layout" when you open them in your browser using OverDrive Read. A fixed layout lets the publisher design an ebook or digital magazine to look just like the print version. This formatting is often used for graphic-heavy titles, like comic books and picture books. You can...

    Sep 10, 2018 10:53AM EDT
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  • What is a read-along ebook and how does it work?

    Choose the image below that looks like the titles in your library's collection. Read-alongs are OverDrive Read ebooks with professionally recorded narration that plays along while you read. You can find read-al...

    Dec 14, 2018 02:23PM EST
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