If you've borrowed a digital title, but have not yet selected a download format, you can return it early from the bookshelf on your library's digital collection website.
Note: Titles are automatically returned at the end of the lending period.
To return a title, click or tap the Return Title button.
If you select a download format, the Return Title button disappears.
If you finish an MP3 audiobook early, you can return it before the end of the lending period using OverDrive Media Console (OMC) for Windows.
Note: This article is about the desktop version of OverDrive Media Console for Windows. If you're using Windows 8 or RT, and have installed OMC for Windows 8 from the Windows Store, please see this article on how to return downloaded titles using OMC for Windows 8.
What you need
How to return an audiobook
Note: Due to our agreements with publishers, WMA titles cannot be returned before end of the lending period.
- Select the title you would like to return in OMC.
You can select more than one audiobook by holding down Ctrl and clicking on each title.
- Click the Delete button to display the return and delete options.
Note: Only MP3 audiobooks downloaded after you install the OverDrive Media Console v3.2+ update will have the return option.
- Click Return/Delete to both return the MP3 audiobook and delete it from your computer.
If you click Delete instead, the title will be removed from your computer, but not returned to the library.
Note: If you do not return the audiobook to your library, you can still download it at any time during the lending period.
If you download a title, you can return it using: