OverDrive Media Console App for NookPresentation Transcript
OverDrive Media Console App for Nook Color/Tablet/HD/HD+ Richland County Public Library
Tap the home button and then select “shop.”
Search for “OverDrive Media Console” to find the app in the Nook store.
When you find “OverDrive Media Console,” tap the green button todownload the app. Then tap “confirm.”
Navigate to “Apps” and tap“OverDrive…” to open the app.
You will see a pop-up when the app opens. Tap “close” to proceed.
From this opening screen, tap the menu icon at the bottom of your screen.It looks like three horizontal lines in a circle.
This brings up a menu.Tap on “Get Books” to get started.
Tap “Add a Library” at the bottom of the screen…
Tap inside the Search bar to enter your ZIP code, city, or library. Then tap “Search.”
Select Richland County Public Library. You can also select a branch, but it’s not necessary.
Tap the Star so the app willremember your library for you.Then tap on the library’s name.
Use the “Browse” or “Search” icons to find eBooks or audiobooks.
When you find a book you want to read, tap “add to cart.”
When you’ve added a title to your cart, keep browsing for more titles or tap “Proceed to Checkout.”
Type your library card number and PIN (last 4 digits of your phone number) and tap “Login.”
Choose your checkout time and tap “Confirm check out.”
After you “check out” a book, youstill need to tap “Download” to get it onto your Nook.
The first time you use the app, you’llhave to authorize it with an Adobe ID.Tap “Settings” if you already have one, or “Get ID” for a free Adobe ID.
Adobe IDs• If you’ve used OverDrive on another device other than Kindle, you already have an Adobe ID and password. You can enter them now. You won’t have to do it again.• If you don’t have an Adobe ID yet, it’s free. Just tap on “Get ID,” fill out the form, and then enter your ID and password. You only have to do this once.• Remember your ID and password in case you use OverDrive on another device or computer.
Now your ebook should download. Youcan even see how many days are left! Tap it to begin reading.
The first time, instructions will pop up. After you read them, you can tap “Close” to proceed.
Now you’re reading!Tap the menu icon on the bottom of the screen (3 lines in a circle) for more options.
Menu Options• While reading a book, tap the menu icon at the bottom of the screen to see options.• Reader Settings lets you adjust font, color, margins, and other display settings.• Return/Delete lets you return a book early or just delete a book from your device.• Tap Bookshelf to see all of your books or download more.
Tap a word for a second or two to look it up in the dictionary.
Audiobooks will play with touchscreen controls for Volume, Play/Pause, Back,Forward, Quick Backup, and “Bookmark.”
You can also manage yourOverDrive checkouts and download your items online at myrcpl.lib.overdrive.com.
For more information, visit:• http://rcpleready.wordpress.com• http://myrcpl.com/downloadables• http://myrcpl.lib.overdrive.com October, 2012