How to reset or change your OverDrive account password

If you forgot your password

You can reset your password using the reset your password link on the sign-in page.

If you want to change your password


If you sign into your OverDrive account with an email address and password:

  1. Sign into your OverDrive account at
  2. Select your profile image in the top-right, then Account Settings.
  3. Below "Personal details", select Change your password.

In the OverDrive app

You can also use the OverDrive app to change your password, using the following steps:

  1. Fire tablets, Android, Chromebook, and iOS: Tap the Home menu icon in the top-left corner, then select Account.
    Windows 8: Select the Settings icon in the top-right corner, then OverDrive account.
  2. Select Manage account (or Sign in, if you're not already signed in).
  3. Under "Personal details," select the Change your password link.
  4. Follow the instructions to set a new password for your OverDrive account.
Last Updated: 10 January 2024 01:03 PM