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Recorded Books OneClickdigital (formerly MyiLibraryAudio)


Recorded Books OneClickdigital (formerly MyiLibraryAudio)
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Dates of coverage vary. (Recorded Books) limited to students, faculty, and staff of the University of Texas at Austin fulltext of articles available

Due to rising costs of scholarly information and a diminished collection budget, this resource was recently evaluated and selected for non-renewal. For similar information, try Austin Public Library's audiobook collections or contact the subject specialist for your area for additional assistance.


Recorded Books OneClickdigital is a digital audiobook database that allows users to download audiobooks to any iPod, iPhone, iPad, or computer running a Windows or Macintosh operating system. The UT Libraries collection within the database features approximately 800 titles including popular general fiction, literary fiction, classic fiction, mystery, biography, and creative non-fiction.

Information About…
Compatible devices
Finding audiobooks
Downloading and transferring audiobooks
System requirements
Loan periods
Checkout limits
Renewals
Video Tutorial

Compatible devices

  • Computer or laptop running a Windows or Macintosh operating system.
  • Any iPod, iPhone, or iPad.
  • Any portable mp3 player that supports wma (Windows Media Audio) and emp3 (Encrypted M-PEG Audio Level III) formats.

Finding audiobooks

Enter Recorded Books OneClickdigital using the link above or follow links from search results in the Library Catalog. Use the “Quick Search” box to search for specific titles, authors, narrators, or genres. Once you click on a title, click on the “Preview” button, located under the book cover, to preview the narrator of the audiobook.

Downloading and transferring audiobooks
Using a PC and transferring to an iPod, iPhone, or iPad*

  1. Create a new account. From the home page, click on "Create New Account" in the upper right-hand corner of the page. When creating an account, under "Download Method," choose "Use OneClickdigital Media Manager."
  2. Download OneClickdigital Media Manager. To do so, click on any book title. On the right-hand side of the page, underneath the checkout options, click on "Download OneClickdigital Media Manager."
  3. When you find a book you want to download, click on the book title. Select the checkout period (from 1-10 days) and click “Checkout Now!” The download will begin.
  4. Once the file downloads, open it using OneClickdigital Media Manager. When you enter the Media Manager, you’ll be prompted for your account information.
  5. The Media Manager main screen will display the books you have downloaded in the Checked Out tab. Select “Play Title” to listen to the title on your computer. Select “Download/Transfer” to download the book. Click "Download/Transfer" again to transfer the book to an iPod, iPhone, or iPad.

*to use a PC to transfer titles to a portable mp3 player, refer to these directions.

Using a Mac and transferring to an iPod, iPhone, or iPad

  1. Create a new account. From the home page, click on "Create New Account" in the upper right-hand corner of the page. When creating an account, under "Download Method," choose "Use OneClickdigital Media Manager."
  2. Visit the Mac App store here to download the OneClickdigital Media Manager (for OS 10.6.6 or greater).
  3. When you find a book you want to download, click on the book title. Select the checkout period (from 1-10 days) and click “Checkout Now!” The download will begin.
  4. Once the file downloads, open it using OneClickdigital Media Manager. When you enter the Media Manager, you’ll be prompted for your account information.
  5. The Media Manager main screen will display the books you have checked out. Select “Play Title” to listen to the title on your computer. Select “Download/Transfer” to download the book. Click “Download/Transfer" again to transfer the book to an iPod, iPhone, or iPad.

System requirements

Browser:
Internet Explorer 7+
Firefox 3+
Safari 3+

Software:
iTunes

OneClickdigital Media Manager:
Macintosh OS 10.6.6 or greater

OR

Windows XP, Vista, or 7
Windows Installer 3.1
Microsoft .NET Framework 4 (x86 and x64)
Windows Media Player 10 QA

Loan periods

The checkout period varies from 1 to 10 days. When you find a book you want to download, click on the book title. Select the checkout period using the drop-down menu.

Checkout limits

You can checkout up to 5 audiobooks at a time.

Renewals

Any given title can be renewed 3 times, for up to 10 days per renewal.

Video Tutorial

Watch the video below for an introduction to using OneClickdigital.

 
 
User Limits: unlimited
 
Alternative Titles
MyiLibraryAudio (now Recorded Books OneClickdigital)
OneClickdigital (formerly MyiLibraryAudio)
 
Related Types
Audiobooks
Multi-disciplinary Sources