Enabling JavaScript in your web browser ensures that websites display properly and improves your web browsing experience for OverDrive sites. To enable JavaScript, follow the steps below for your web browser.

Internet Explorer

  1. Open Internet Explorer.
  2. Go to Tools > Internet Options.
  3. Select the "Security" tab, and select the Custom Level button.
  4. Scroll down to "Scripting."
  5. Make sure the Enable option is selected for Active Scripting and Scripting of Java applets.
  6. Click OK to save your preference.


  1. Open Google Chrome.
  2. Click on the menu icon icon, then select Settings.
  3. Select Show advanced settings at the bottom of the page.
  4. Under "Privacy," click Content settings....
  5. In the "JavaScript" section, make sure Allow all sites to run JavaScript is selected.


  1. Open Safari.
  2. Go to Safari > Preferences > Security.
  3. Select the Enable JavaScript check box.
  4. Restart your browser by closing and reopening it.
Last Updated: Mar 03, 2017 04:58PM EST