Back in August, we started to let you know about OverDrive’s plan to make Libby the primary way for patrons to enjoy your digital library. To accomplish this, they are winding down the legacy OverDrive app. As a first step, the OverDrive app will be removed from the Apple App Store, Google Play, and Microsoft Store in February 2022. By the end of 2022, they plan to have most OverDrive app users migrated to Libby.
We recommend bookmarking the OverDrive Reaching More Readers with Libby page that is chock-full of useful information about the transition.
Here are some next steps to consider:
Here are a few key resources worth taking a look at:
- Reaching More Readers with Libby FAQs
- Installing Libby on Your Kindle
- Staff Training
- Marketing and Promotion Kits
If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to Heidi at firstname.lastname@example.org