PUL adds titles in new languages to OverDrive

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Princeton University Library has expanded its collection of titles offered through OverDrive. Part of the Dixon ebooks collection, OverDrive now includes books in languages other than English, specifically Afrikaans, Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, French, German, Hindi, Icelandic, Italian, Japanese, Malay, Maori, Portuguese, Russian, Sotho, Spanish, Swedish, Tamil, Ukrainian, Vietnamese, and Xhosa.

Additionally, on May 1, this service will transition into Libby, OverDrive’s newer library reading app. Libby is available on Apple’s App Store, Google Play, and Kindle Fire tablets running Fire OS 5+.

Princeton University Library offers the Dixon eBooks Collection to the Princeton University community. An extension of the print Dixon Collection, this collection has 3,000+ ebooks and audiobooks available for downloading or streaming on your desktop or e-reader, featuring bestsellers, award winners, science and technology titles, popular fiction, history, biographies, and more.

Five titles may be charged to a patron at any one time for a two-week period. Patrons may also place holds on titles, set up wish lists, and receive reading recommendations. This service is free and open to members of the Princeton University community.
For more information about the collection and how to use it, visit OverDrive Support.

Published on March 31, 2023