How to enable cookies on your computer

OverDrive websites require the use of cookies for better performance and functionality. If you block cookies in your browser, you may have trouble borrowing titles and using other core features while browsing your library's OverDrive website. You can enable cookies in your web browser by using the steps below.

See this help article to enable cookies on a mobile device.


  1. Paste chrome://settings/content into your address bar, then press Enter.
  2. Select Cookies and site data.
  3. Select Allow all cookies.


  1. Go to Menu > Settings. On a Mac, go to Firefox > Preferences.
  2. Click the Privacy & Security tab.
  3. Under "Browser Privacy," select Standard.

Edge (Windows 10 only)

  1. Go to Menu > Settings.
  2. Select Cookies and site permissions.
  3. Select Manage and delete cookies and site data.
  4. Turn on Allow sites to save and read cookie data.

Safari (Mac only)

  1. On a Mac, go to Safari > Preferences.
  2. Under the "Privacy" tab, uncheck Block all cookies.
Last Updated: 10 January 2024 01:03 PM