OverDrive Read: How it works
Welcome to the Next Generation of your library’s digital collection
We’ve made it faster and more intuitive to connect you to the books you love. The steps below are designed to answer your questions and help you get acquainted with the new experience.
How to find a title to borrow
From the homepage, there are several ways for you to find a title to enjoy.
How borrowing works
Borrowing and reading titles is much easier. It takes only a few seconds to find a title and start reading. Accessing any borrowed title from your Bookshelf only requires a few clicks or taps.
Getting started with OverDrive Read (browser-based eBook reader)
OverDrive Read is a new in-browser eBook reader. It works just like any eBook reading app, except you don’t need to activate or install extra software.
Note: If you’re using Internet Explorer, you may need to download the Google Chrome Frame Plug-in. It’s free and only takes moments to install.