Download eBooks Directly to Your Device

Some mobile devices allow you to download directly from OverDrive to your device without requiring a computer. These include any devices running:

  • Android v1.5 or newer
  • Blackberry v4.5 or newer
  • iOS v4.0 or newer
  • Windows Phone 7

Get instructions for downloading eBooks to your computer.

 


 

 

Quick Start Guide for Kindle Fire / Kindle Fire HD

What you need

  • Kindle Fire
  • Wireless connection
  • Amazon Account
  • Overdrive Media Console app
  • Adobe ID
  • Library card

How it works

  • If you don't have a free Adobe ID get one now at adobe.com (make sure to remember your username and password).
  • Download the free OverDrive Media Console app from the Amazon Appstore.
  • Open the OverDrive Media Console app.
  • Click on the menu button at the bottom and select Get Books > Add a Library. Enter Grand County Library District or your zip to find our digital library (Marmot Library Network).
  • Select Marmot Library Network.
  • Sign in to OverDrive with your library card number (to see OverDrive Advantage titles).
  • Find an EPUB book, select Borrow > Download (Select one format) > check EPUB eBook > Confirm & Download.
  • You can find your eBook in the Overdrive Media Console app by selecting Bookshelf from the menu button.

See the Kindle User Guide for more information on Kindle Devices.

 


 

Quick Start Guide for iPhone / iPad / iPad mini / iPod Touch

What you need

  • iOS Device (iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch)
  • Wireless connection
  • Apple ID
  • OverDrive Media Console app
  • Adobe ID
  • Library card

How it works

  • Download the free OverDrive Media Console app from the App Store (an Apple ID is required to download apps).
  • Open the OverDrive Media Console app.
  • Click on Get Books+ and Add a Library. Enter Grand County Library District or your zip to find our digital library (Marmot Library Network).
  • Select Marmot Library Network.
  • Sign in to OverDrive with your library card number (to see OverDrive Advantage titles).
  • Find an EPUB book, select Borrow > Download (Select one format) > check EPUB eBook > Confirm & Download.
  • If you haven't yet signed up for a free Adobe.com username and password, you will be asked to do so.
  • You will find your eBook in the OverDrive Media Console app under Bookshelf (top right).

See the iDevice User Guide for more information on iOS devices.


 

 

 

 

 

 

Quick Start Guide for NOOK HD / NOOK Color / NOOK Tablet

What you need

  • NOOK HD / Tablet / Color
  • Wireless connection
  • Barnes & Noble Account
  • OverDrive Media Console app
  • Adobe ID
  • Library card

How it works

  • Download the free OverDrive Media Console app from the App Store (a Barnes & Noble account is required to download apps).
  • Open the OverDrive Media Console app.
  • Click on Get Books or   (top right) and Add a Library. Enter Grand County Library District or your zip to find our digital library (Marmot Library Network).
  • Select Marmot Library Network.
  • Sign in to OverDrive with your library card number (to see OverDrive Advantage titles).
  • Find an EPUB book, select Borrow > Download (Select one format) > check EPUB eBook > Confirm & Download.
  • If you haven't yet signed up for a free Adobe.com username and password, you will be asked to do so.
  • You will find your eBook in the OverDrive Media Console app in the Bookshelf under    (top right).

See the NOOK User Guide for more information on NOOK devices.


 

Quick Start Guide for Android

What you need

  • An Android Device
  • Wireless connection
  • Google Account
  • OverDrive Media Console app
  • Adobe ID
  • Library card

How it works

  • Download the free OverDrive Media Console app from the Android Market (a Google Account is required to download apps).
  • Open the OverDrive Media Console app.
  • Click on the menu at the bottom and select Get Books > Add a Library. Enter Grand County Library District or your zip to find our digital library (Marmot Library Network).
  • Select Marmot Library Network.
  • Sign in to OverDrive with your library card number (to see OverDrive Advantage titles).
  • Find an EPUB book, select Borrow > Download (Select one format) > check EPUB eBook > Confirm & Download.
  • If you haven't yet signed up for a free Adobe.com username and password, you will be asked to do so.
  • You can find your eBook in the OverDrive Media Console app by selecting Bookshelf from the menu button.

See the Android User Guide for more information on Android devices.

 


 

Downloading eBooks onto other devices:

 


 

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