eMedia Blog

Looking for a good horror movie or travel documentary?  Perhaps you want to test out a new workout routine.  Give eVideos a try!

New eVideos have been recently added to the OverDrive collection and are available to check out for a maximum of 14 days.  These videos can be played on any Windows computer and can be transfered to some Sony Walkman MP3 players.  I recently checked...

Update from OverDrive:

"We just released the OverDrive Media Console mobile app for iOS v2.6.4 which now displays the Next Generation website. Users will need to update their app in order to see the new site."

The OverDrive instruction sheets (with the exception of the iPad/iPhone) have been updated to reflect the new OverDrive site. I will be updating the iPhone/iPad instructions shortly. You can find the instructions under the 'Ask Us' tab. 

OverDrive has notified us that some patrons received premature hold notification emails due to a glitch in their system. They have resolved the issue. If you were notified that your hold is ready to pick up but you are still on the waiting list, you will receive another notification when the title is actually available for check out....

Now that the new OverDrive site has launched one-click checkout, the first thing you need to do when visiting the site is set your lending periods. With one-step checkout you won't have the option to change your lending period before check out. One click on the Borrow button and the title is checked out to you. 

To set your lending periods, click on Account, enter your library card number...

On January 24th, you may notice some changes to our OverDrive website (overdrive.slcl.org). OverDrive is rolling out The Next Generation Digital Platform. What does this mean for you?  

For starters, the site itself will look a little different. All the same functionality will be available, it will just be found in a slightly different location. If you are an Internet Explorer...

Did you get a new eReader or tablet for the holidays? Find out how to download free eBooks and
eAudiobooks from the St. Louis County Library's eMedia collection. Bring your new device, as well as
your library card number and PIN, and specially trained Library staff will walk you through the process.
Registration is required.
Kindle and Kindle App Users: Please bring your Amazon...

We are aware that some customers are experiencing issues logging in to their OverDrive eMedia account. OverDrive is aware of the problem and is taking steps to resolve it. Sorry for the inconvenience and thanks for your patience!

OneClickdigital is a downloadable audiobook service from Recorded Books. Through it you can access our collection of Recorded Books exclusives, including many bestsellers and popular African-American titles.

Find it under the eAudiobooks tab on the eMedia page (http://www.slcl.org/emedia).

All St. Louis County Library cardholders, who live within the St. Louis Metropolitan...

It's finally here! For all you Nook Color or Tablet owners, the wait is over. The OverDrive App is now available in the Barnes and Noble Nook App Store. You can download eBooks and MP3 Audiobooks directly to your device via Wi-Fi. This means no more connecting to your computer!

Getting Started

You will need a valid library card and PIN.
For eBooks, you will need an Adobe ID.
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