OverDrive help for Android Users

With OverDrive's mobile app for Android, all you have to do is browse for a title you want, check it out, download, and enjoy.


You will need


  1. Install software

    You can use your Android device to download titles from your library. You'll need OverDrive's mobile app for Android to enjoy eBooks and audiobooks on your device.

    To enjoy eBooks, you'll also need to authorize your device with an Adobe ID.

  2. Browse, check out, download 

    1. To get started, open the OverDrive Mobile app on your device.

    2. Use 'Get Books' to find your library then a title you want to check out and download.

    3. Once you've selected a book, tap the Download button to open it on your device.

  3. Enjoy

    : When you download an eBook, your selection will open automatically in OverDrive's mobile app, letting you read right away. Features include bookmarking, brightness controls, night mode, text size adjustment, orientation lock, the option to return an eBook, and more.

    Audiobooks: When you download an audiobook, OverDrive's mobile app automatically opens the title so you can listen to it right away. Features include bookmarking, a volume slider, skip back 15 seconds, a sleep timer, the option to return an audiobook, and more.