The RBDigital Service was discontinued on October 1, 2020.
Due to a change in ownership, the State Library did not renew the contract for the RBDigital service as of October 1, 2020. See below for details of the audiobook migration timeline.
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Reports with library detail
*Data for July, August, September 2020 only
Due to changes in ownership and content available for subscription, the State Library will no longer license RBdigital for statewide access as of October 1, 2020. Audiobook content is now available on the cloudLibrary platform*. Magazines will not be available after October 1.
July 1 - all new audio purchased exclusively on cloudLibrary
July 1 - September 30 - alerts and reminders for patrons (including in-app messaging where possible)
August 1 - checkouts and holds limits reduced on RBdigital
August 15-31 - begin removal of RBdigital branding from WYLDcat
September 1 - remove RBdigital content from eResource Central harvest in WYLDcat/Enterprise and WYLDcat Mobile
September 10 - request 'forget me' process on all user data with no activity in past 6 months
September 17 - all purchased audio licenses migrated from RBdigital to cloudLibrary*
September 17-30 - access to subscription title content only (RBdigital)
September 1-30 - request member libraries remove RBdigital branding from local websites
September 30 - request 'forget me' process on all remaining user accounts
October 1 - Site authentication disabled
October 1-10 - final usage reports processed
*Only purchased audiobook licenses were migrated.