OverDrive to Distribute MP3 Audiobooks Without DRM at Borders
March 28, 2008

OverDrive, a digital book distributor to online retailers, libraries and schools, announced that it will expand its catalog of download audiobooks to include titles in MP3 format without digital rights management (DRM). Borders Inc. will be the first bookseller to offer OverDrive MP3 Audiobooks without DRM, both online at http://Audiobooks.Borders.com and at Digital Centers inside select Borders store locations. These audiobooks will be compatible with nearly every mobile phone and MP3 player, including iPod and Zune. OverDrive MP3 Audiobooks will go on sale in May and offer thousands of titles from publishers including Random House Audio, Blackstone Audiobooks, Hachette Book Group and Books In