OverDrive today released OverDrive Media Console for BlackBerry with eBook support. Now users can download eBooks from the library directly to their BlackBerry devices, in addition to audiobooks. OverDrive's app is also the first for BlackBerry with support for both DRM-free and Adobe-protected eBooks. The OverDrive app for BlackBerry is available from OverDrive website and the MobiHand Superstore. The app will also appear in BlackBerry App World in the coming weeks.
Here is more info on this new BlackBerry app:
Public, school, and college libraries now provide direct EPUB eBook downloads on BlackBerry mobile devices with the free OverDrive Media Console app for BlackBerry. Users at more than 13,000 libraries worldwide can wirelessly download and enjoy EPUB eBooks, as well as MP3 audiobooks, on their BlackBerry devices. Libraries offer best-selling titles, such as ?The Social Animal? by David Brooks and ?The Help? by Kathryn Stockett, which can be borrowed and enjoyed using OverDrive?s app for BlackBerry. Popular business eBooks and audiobooks, as well as titles in virtually any subject, are also available from the library using the BlackBerry app.
The free eBook app from OverDrive can be installed on BlackBerry touch-screen devices running BlackBerry OS v4.7 (or newer) and non-touch-screen devices running BlackBerry OS v4.5 (or newer).