DISCONTINUED: OverDrive Media Console for BlackBerry

BlackBerry was once king of the smartphone world.  For 4 years, it reigned supreme, until their world was eclipsed by the rise of Apple’s iPhone and Google’s subsequent introduction of Android. In the past year, the OverDrive Media Console app for BlackBerry has experienced a steady decline in downloads. Only .3% of all visitors to […]

Big Library Read is back again!

In 2013, the Big Library Read program brought us Michael Malone’s Four Corners of the Sky and Jane O’Connor’s Nancy Clancy, Super Sleuth.   Now, East Central Regional Library is participating in the third Big Library Read and you are invited to join us!   This time we are going on a culinary adventure, with Keys to the Kitchen, by Food Network […]

Penguin eBooks are now downloadable for Kindle without USB

Good news for Kindle users!If you remember, back in September, Penguin Publishing rejoined the list of leading publishers allowing library lending of eBooks via OverDrive.  More than 17,000 Penguin eBooks are available for libraries such as East Central Regional Library to license for our Digital Library.Well now, the “via USB only” side-loading requirement for Penguin eBooks has […]