eBook help

Smart Phones & Tablets

Download:

  • eBooks & eAudiobooks from our OverDrive collection
  • eAudiobooks from our OneClick collection

OneClick users must first register for an account online before using the OneClick app.

Start by downloading the app for your device:

Android logoOverDrive app for Android*
(eBooks & eAudiobooks)
OneClick app for Android
(eAudiobooks ONLY)

Apple iOS logoOverDrive app for Apple* (iPhone/iPad)
(eBooks & eAudiobooks)
OneClick app for Apple* (iPhone/iPad)
(eAudiobooks ONLY)

Kindle logoOverDrive app for Kindle* (tablet) 

(eBooks & eAudiobooks)
OneClick app for Kindle (tablet)
(eAudiobooks ONLY)

*You can authenticate the OverDrive app by creating an OverDrive account, using your library card number, or creating an Adobe ID.

Instructions:

Kindle eBooks

Download Kindle eBooks from our OverDrive collection for:Kindle logo

  • Kindle eReaders
  • Kindle tablets (Fire, HD)
  • Kindle app
    (The Kindle app is available for computers, tablets and smartphones from the Play Store or App Store.​)

To borrow eBooks in Kindle format you will need to create a free account with Amazon.com.

Instructions:

Additional help for Kindle eBooks can be found at Amazon online.

Desktop & Laptop computers

Download:

  • eBooks & eAudiobooks from our OverDrive collection
  • eAudiobooks from our OneClick collection

OneClick users must first register for an account online before using the OneClick app.

For eBooks (in ePub format), start by downloading Adobe Digital Editions:

Windows logoOS X logo

For eAudiobooks from OverDrive, start by downloading the  OverDrive Media Console for Windows or Mac computers.

Instructions:

For eAudiobooks from OneClick, start by downloading the OneClick Media Manager for Windows or Mac computers.

 

Windows 8 / Windows 10

Windows 8 logo

Options

  • Generally you can download eBooks in EPUB format and audiobooks in mp3 format.
  • The software you need on Windows 8 (or Windows 10) will depend on which version of Windows you have and what you want to do with the titles you download from OverDrive.

Instructions:

MP3 players

Transfer eAudobooks from OverDrive onto your mp3 player:

Nooks

Nook logo

Options

  • If you have a Nook HD Tablet, you can read eBooks in the OverDrive app, available in the Barnes and Noble store.
    • You can authenticate the app with an OverDrive account or an Adobe ID.
  • If you have any other Nook, including the Nook Color, you will need to download the eBook in EPUB format to your computer, to Adobe Digital Editions, and transfer it via USB to your Nook.
    • You can authorize Adobe Digital Editions with an Adobe ID.

Instructions:

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