How can I reserve a book on RNIB Overdrive?

We’ve made sure that there are plenty of copies of all our Talking Books available to borrow on RNIB Overdrive, but a small number of titles (less than 1,000) are only available in limited numbers. These are books which haven’t been produced by RNIB but come to us direct from the publishers and have been purchased under ‘one copy, one user’ rules.

If you’d like to borrow one of these and it’s already on loan, just place a hold on it and when the title becomes available you’ll receive an email notification.  You will then have two days (48 hours) to borrow it. If you don’t borrow it in this time, it will be made available to the next user on the list.

You can place up to six titles on hold at one time. There’s more information about placing and cancelling holds on the RNIB Overdrive Help pages.

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