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You can use the OverDrive app to get eBooks, audiobooks, streaming videos, and periodicals from your library on your iOS device (iPhone/iPad/iPod touch).

Note: Some digital formats may not be available from all libraries.

Step 1

Download the OverDrive app from the Apple App Store.

Step 2

Open the OverDrive app and follow the prompts to create an OverDrive account and sign in.

If you're under 13, you may have multiple sign-in options. Learn which under-13 option is right for you here.

Step 3

In the OverDrive app, swipe from left to right to open the Home menu. Then, tap Add a library to find your library's OverDrive website.

  • Tap the star to save your library to your library list.
  • Tap your library's name to start browsing.

Step 4

Sign into your library's OverDrive website with your OverDrive account. Then, follow the one-time prompts to save your library card to your account.

If you're under 13, select Sign in using library card instead.

Learn more about the different sign-in options here.

Step 5

Borrow a title. Tap Add to app (if shown), or go to your Checkouts page (under Menu > My account) to see all of your options for the title. From there, you can:

Note: Magazines and newspapers work a little differently than other digital titles. See getting started with periodicals for more help.

You can use the OverDrive app to get eBooks, audiobooks, streaming videos, and periodicals from your library on your iOS device (iPhone/iPad/iPod touch).

Note: Some digital formats may not be available from all libraries.

Step 1

Download the OverDrive app from the Apple App Store.

Step 2

Open the OverDrive app and follow the prompts to create an OverDrive account and sign in.

If you're under 13, you may have multiple sign-in options. Learn which under-13 option is right for you here.

Step 3

In the OverDrive app, swipe from left to right to open the Home menu. Then, tap Add a library to find your library's OverDrive website.

  • Tap the star to save your library to your library list.
  • Tap your library's name to start browsing.

Step 4

Sign into your library's OverDrive website with your library card and borrow a title.

Note: Magazines and newspapers work a little differently than other digital titles. They have a Send to NOOK app button instead of a Borrow button, and to read them, you'll need to install the NOOK reading app from the Apple App Store. See getting started with periodicals for more help.

Step 5

Find borrowed titles on your Checkouts page (under your Account) on your library's OverDrive website. From here, you can:

For a video overview of how to get started with an iOS device, check out our help videos.

Last Updated: Jan 18, 2016 03:40PM EST