iPads, Nook Color, Nook HD, and Tablets

  1. From the App Store search for and download Overdrive Media Console.
  2. Tap the Overdrive icon to open the app.
  3. Select “Get Books +” from the top right corner of the screen.
  4. Tap “Add a Library.”
  5. Enter the library name, city, or zip code.
  6. Select the name of the library from the list.
  7. Search or browse for titles.
  8. Add desired titles to your cart by tapping “Borrow.”
    1. Be sure to add Adobe ePub and not Kindle titles.
    2. You may check out 3 titles at a time.
    3. Books may be checked out for 14 or 21 day periods.
  9. Select your library from the dropdown menu.
  10. Enter your library card number and PIN.
  11. Download the title.
  12. Enter your Adobe ID when prompted.
    1. You will only have to do this the first time you check out an item. It will be saved for future transactions.
    2. If you do not have an Adobe ID, select “Get a Free Adobe ID” option at the bottom of the screen. (This is required to borrow library books.)
  13. The downloaded book will be available on the main Overdrive screen. Tap the cover to read.
  14. To delete or return a book from Overdrive, tap and hold the book cover. Then select the appropriate option.

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