OverDrive Help for NOOK Users

Note: This page should help with any NOOK, such as the NOOK Color, NOOK Tablet, NOOK Simple Touch, etc. 


NOOK Color, Tablet, HD, or HD+ Users will Need

  • A Nook

  • OverDrive Media Console mobile app for Android



Use these directions to install OverDrive Media Console for Android directly onto your Nook Color, Tablet, HD, or HD+ device.


Nook Simple Touch Users will Need

  • A NOOK Simple Touch or Nook Simple Touch with GlowLight™

  • The USB cable for your NOOK

  • Adobe Digital Editions

  • Your library card number



  1. Install software 

    1. Install Adobe Digital Editions on your Windows or Mac computer to transfer eBooks to your device.

    2. Authorize your computer with an Adobe ID

    3. Authorize your eBook reader with an Adobe ID.

  2. Browse, check out, download 

    1. Browse OverDrive-Library to Go 

    2. Next, check out and download an EPUB or PDF eBook using your Windows or Mac computer. The eBook will open with Adobe Digital Editions.

    3. Transfer the eBook to your eBook reader by dragging and dropping the eBook from the Adobe Digital Editions library to your device bookshelf.

  3. Enjoy 

    Once you have transferred a library eBook, you can read it just like you would any other eBook on your NOOK.