Penguin and Overdrive make borrowing library ebooks on Kindle easier

A couple days after Penguin made its ebooks available to libraries again through digital distributor Overdrive, the company has also eased up on Kindle (s AMZN) book borrowing. Overdrive and Penguin announced Friday that users will be able to send Penguin library ebooks wirelessly to their Kindles rather than side-loading them via USB. This means users will be sent to Amazon’s website after they borrow an ebook on Overdrive.

Hoopla wants to be a free Netflix for library users

Hoopla, a new streaming service for libraries, lets patrons borrow digital movies, TV shows, audiobooks and music. The selection isn’t comparable to Netflix, but it is free if you have a card at participating library.