Title: OverDrive Media Console
Platform: iPhone, iPad, iPod
Cost: Free

The ability to download and read e-books’  from libraries is obviously a good thing and sometimes, in my travels around the Internet, seems like something that everyone is already doing.’ ‘  But the actual practice of helping our patrons download e-books onto their devices is pretty new in my library and I can imagine this must be the case for other libraries as well.’  The process here’  is pretty clunky.’  Clunky or no, the OverDrive Media Console is the app you need to get started reading library e-books on your iPhone.

The app itself is easy.’  When you open it up you see a list of the books you have checked out.’  You can click on a book and start reading.

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