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Digital Rights Management

  • Why aren't there more copies of a title available?

    In order to circulate digital content, libraries must abide by publisher lending policies. One of these lending policies is called the One-Copy, One-User Model. Under this model, libraries agree to pay for each digital copy they own just like the hard copies they circulate, so only one person has ac...

    May 09, 2014 03:24PM EDT
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  • How to find out if an audiobook can be burned to CD

    All audiobooks on your library's OverDrive website are available in the downloadable MP3 format, which can be burned to CD (see our instructions for Windows or Mac). tag_type_article

    May 23, 2016 04:20PM EDT
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  • What to do if there is a DRM error on a Mac

    Typically a DRM licensing error is caused when the OverDrive app thinks that an ODM (OverDrive Media) file has expired. You can resolve this issue by ensuring the time and date on your computer are set correctly and by checking that there are no old versions of the ODM file on your computer. Follow ...

    Jan 10, 2017 12:39PM EST
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  • How to check the digital rights for a title

    Choose the image below that looks like the titles in your library's collection. Publishers decide the digital rights for their titles. Digital rights (permissions) outline what you can and cannot do with a borrow...

    Feb 13, 2017 02:35PM EST
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