Key statistics for library eBooks, audiobooks, and more from OverDrive-powered digital catalogs include:
- 718 million book and title catalog pages viewed
- 15 million digital titles checked out
- 6.6 billion minutes of spoken word audio downloaded
- 400,000 copyrighted eBook, audiobook, music, and video titles available to libraries
Library users are able to download eBooks over the air directly to their iPhone, iPod touch, and Android tablet or phone, in addition to downloads for PC, Mac, and popular eBook readers. The free OverDrive Media Console apps launched with EPUB eBook support in December 2010 and helped drive new records for library mobile checkouts. OverDrive will release an optimized iPad app with eBook support, as well as BlackBerry, with other platforms in development.