• If you are citizen of an European Union member nation, you may not use this service unless you are at least 16 years old.

  • You already know Dokkio is an AI-powered assistant to organize & manage your digital files & messages. Very soon, Dokkio will support Outlook as well as One Drive. Check it out today!



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* Note: Please find the current trainings information on this page, and the former ones are archived at the bottom of the page.  And please see the Conference Set-up instructions below the training list.


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ListenNJ – Training Opportunities


Mark your calendar!  OverDrive training for ListenNJ


OverDrive’s Training Team invites you to learn more about your download service from OverDrive.  A class has been scheduled for your group, and the details are outlined below.  Our expert trainers will answer your questions and provide tips and tricks to help make the most of your ‘Virtual Branch’. 


Please plan to attend!




The following course is scheduled.  It will be hosted conveniently via web conference.


Browse, Check Out, Download


Tuesday, August 16, 2011 at 10:00 AM EDT. Access Code:  5736011


Description:  Learn how to browse, check out, and download OverDrive media.  At the end of this course, staff should feel comfortable answering basic questions about your OverDrive service.

Duration:  1.5 hours.

Who should attend:  All staff.


See Conference Set Up Instructions below for connection instructions.


Other Training Opportunities in October - Register Now!


Register now for OverDrive’s Training Month 2011 … a perfect opportunity to learn what’s new for your OverDrive service, plus get a refresher on the basics.  This program is free to staff members of OverDrive partners.  No travel is required … all you need is a computer (with headphones or speakers) to attend.

Our core courses will be available as anytime recordings, plus two new ‘hot topic’ courses will be presented live starting September 12th.


Live courses…

  • eBook Explosion!  Tools to help you meet the challenge.
  • 2011 OverDrive Experience:  Sleek, simple … smarter, faster.

You can register at our newly revamped Training Center, now called OverDrive Central: Online Learning Center. Register on behalf of a group or as an individual on the Registration page.

See what other courses OverDrive offers, download presentations, and listen to recordings:  http://www.overdrive.com/trainingcenter.


CONFERENCE SETUP:  Please complete all steps below.


The training will be conducted using ReadyTalk, which uses online web sharing and telephone conferencing.


Step 1:  Conference testing and setup – At least one day prior to conference


1.      Test your computer: Go to http://test.readytalk.com.

·If your computer is setup properly for the conference, you'll see a green circle with a check mark.

·If not, instructions will be provided to install an Adobe Flash Plugin.

2.      Internet connection:  OverDrive recommends using a hard line Internet connection rather than a wireless connection.

3.      Audio connection:       

·A speaker phone is recommended for the audio conference. 

·If your location wishes to attend but cannot dial in due to limited phone lines, please contact your OverDrive Project Manager for additional information.

· ReadyTalk allows up to 96 locations to call in to each training.

4.      Location:  For the benefit of others on the call, please choose a quiet location for your training.


Step 2:  Web Conference Login – 10 to 15 minutes before the training begins

1.      Make a note of the ReadyTalk access code listed in this email for the date and time you are attending (from 'Conference Details').

2.      Open your Internet browser and go to:  www.readytalk.com.

3.      Locate the 'Join a Meeting' box.  Enter your access code.

4.      Next, Ready Talk will display the 'Participant Registration' screen.  Please enter your information as prompted, and our staff will send follow-up information after the call.



Step 3:  Audio Conference Login (required for audio) – 5 minutes before the training begins       


1.      Make a note of the ReadyTalk access code listed in this email for the date and time you are attending (from 'Conference Details').

2.      Dial the appropriate number from your touch-tone phone. 

      Participants within US / Canada:  1.866.740.1260

Other participants outside North America:  Look up the International Toll-Free number for your location at http://www.readytalk.com/support.   To complete the look-up, enter your ReadyTalk access code.

3.      When prompted by the audio conference, enter your ReadyTalk access code.


[ Archives for Past Trainings ]


Trainings, August - September, 2009

Trainings, January 2009 

Trainings, November 2008

Trainings, September 2008

















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