Smartphone or Tablet
Applies to: iPad, iPad minis, iPhone, iPod touch, Android tablets and smartphones, Kindle Fire, NOOK Tablet, NOOK Color, Windows phones or tablets and Blackberries.
You will need to install the free Overdrive Media Console app on your device before checking out and downloading eBooks. This program allows you to search our collection and manages the e-books and audiobooks you have borrowed. It can be downloaded directly using the app store on your device. This initial setup only has to be completed once. You should always use the most updated version of the Overdrive App.
Go to the device’s app store.
Search for “OverDrive” in the app store. This app should have a large white “O” in the center on a blue background.
“Purchase” the app and install. The app is free.
You will need an Adobe ID to use the OverDrive app.
If you do not already have an Adobe ID:
Open the OverDrive app if it is not already open.
Navigate to the “Settings” menu. Swipe from left to right across your screen. Then tap "Settings."
Enter your Adobe ID and password.
(Apple users will need to tap Authorize before entering user ID and password.)
Choose any Springfield-Greene County library that appears in the list. (Your branch may not appear.)
Tap on the star that appears next to the branch in order to save this library to your device.
(If the website does not appear, swipe from left to right on your screen, then tap on “Springfield-Greene County Library.” If you are reading a book, tap on the middle of the screen, then tap on the icon on the top left to exit the book and see the menu.)
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