Global digital distributor of eBooks, audiobooks, streaming video & periodicals for libraries & schools

OverDrive is the leading digital reading platform for libraries and schools worldwide. We are dedicated to “a world enlightened by reading” by delivering the industry’s largest catalog of eBooks, audiobooks and other digital media to a growing network of 40,000 libraries and schools in 70 countries.

Library

Expand your reach and engagement by extending beyond your physical walls and offering anytime, anywhere access to eBooks, audiobooks and streaming video.

Education

From introducing a kindergartner to reading with an interactive Read-Along eBook to serving middle and high schoolers with digital class sets for ELA or providing college students with career and test prep, OverDrive is there every step of the way.

Publishers

Drive sales with a global leader in digital distribution. The world's leading publishers trust us to securely manage, enhance, protect, fulfill and promote their eBooks, audiobooks and more to maximize revenue.

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Meet Libby

Meet Libby, a new app built with 💕 for readers to discover and enjoy ebooks and audiobooks from your library. Inspired by user and library feedback, Libby was designed to get people reading as quickly and seamlessly as possible.

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New York Times Bestsellers

Adult Fiction and Nonfiction, updated weekly

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3 hour audiobooks

Quick reads perfect for getting you through traffic, chores, long runs or whatever you like!

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The Professional Book Nerds recommend...

A selection of titles discussed and enjoyed by our Professional Book Nerds podcast co-hosts.

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Recommended Reads

OverDrive's Rachel Kray selects her books of the moment.

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Book Riot Read Harder Challenge recommendations

Book Riot's Read Harder Challenge is one of the most popular reading exercises around.

New York Times Bestsellers
3 hour audiobooks
The Professional Book Nerds recommend...
Recommended Reads
Book Riot Read Harder Challenge recommendations

Just a few of our valued publisher partners

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