Choose the image below that looks like the titles in your library's collection.

To see all your current digital loans from an individual library, open that library in the OverDrive app, then select books icon to go to your Loans page.

From there, select Download to download eBooks (in the EPUB format) and audiobooks to your Bookshelf in the OverDrive app. Or, select Add to app to add a streaming video to your app Bookshelf.

Note: Certain titles can't be downloaded. Instead, you can select Read in browser or Watch in browser to open the title in a new tab in your web browser. These titles will not be added to your app Bookshelf.

The EPUB format for a borrowed eBook on the Loans page. See instructions above.

Once you've downloaded or added a title to your app Bookshelf, follow these steps to navigate back to your Bookshelf and find the title:

  • On Android, Chromebook, and iOS (iPhone/iPad/iPod touch): Tap the menu icon in the top-left corner of the app to open the Home menu, then tap Bookshelf.
  • On Windows 8/10: Click or tap the Back arrow in the top-left corner of the app until you return to the app home screen.

Once you borrow a title from your library, go to your Checkouts page (under your Account), then select the Download or Add to app button. This will add the title to your Bookshelf in the OverDrive app.

Note: If you borrowed an eBook, you may be prompted to choose a download format. If you want to download the eBook to the OverDrive app, select EPUB eBook, then select the Confirm link.

Download button. See instructions above.

If you select the Read, Listen, or Play buttons on your Checkouts page instead, the title will open in your browser and will not be added to your app Bookshelf.

Follow the steps below to find a title after you've added it to your app Bookshelf.

On Android, Chromebook, and iOS

  1. Tap the icon in the top-left corner of the app to open the Home menu.
  2. Select Bookshelf.
  3. Tap a title to open and start enjoying.

On Windows 8

Click or tap the Back arrow in the top-left corner of the app until you return to the app Bookshelf. From there, select a title to start reading or listening.

Last Updated: Jun 16, 2017 04:37PM EDT