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Trying to use an eBook?
If you are in Ebrary, simply use the 
Search or Browse. Then you can 
download your book, or read it online.
To download books from 
Maine InfoNet Download 
Library, you may need to 
download an app first. 
What is an app? Well, ac...
The app you 
need is called 
Overdrive. 
Download 
the Overdrive 
app on our 
Mobile Apps 
page.
If you are on an 
iPad or iPhone 
download Apple, 
if you are on a 
different mobile 
device download 
Android. 
If you ha...
You are now ready to 
borrow and 
download eBooks. 
If you do not have a mobile device, such as a tablet, you 
can still b...
Before you start looking for books, make sure to Sign In to your 
account. 
You will need to enter your library’s name, an...
To add a book to your bookshelf 
you need to Borrow it. You will 
then gain access to the eBook. 
If your device is not 
a...
If you do not have a 
mobile device or a 
Kindle, click Read to 
open the book using 
Overdrive Read in 
your Internet bro...
To read the eBook on 
your Kindle or your 
mobile device, click 
Download. 
Once you download 
the book, you will 
have ac...
To download the eBook 
as a Kindle book, check 
the appropriate box and 
then click Confirm & 
Download. 
No further steps...
If you are using any 
other mobile device 
and want to download 
the book, click Adobe 
EPUB eBook and then 
Confirm & Dow...
After downloading, you can 
access your eBook any time 
by opening the OverDrive 
app on your mobile device. 
After the lo...
Need some help finding 
eBooks? 
Ask a Librarian! 
Visit the home page to 
E-Mail, Chat, or 
Schedule a Research 
Appointm...
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Using MaineInfonet Download Library

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A short tutorial on downloading and reading eBooks on your device.

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Using MaineInfonet Download Library

  1. 1. Trying to use an eBook?
  2. 2. If you are in Ebrary, simply use the Search or Browse. Then you can download your book, or read it online.
  3. 3. To download books from Maine InfoNet Download Library, you may need to download an app first. What is an app? Well, according to Dictionary.com, an app is: "an application, typically a small, specialized program downloaded onto mobile devices."
  4. 4. The app you need is called Overdrive. Download the Overdrive app on our Mobile Apps page.
  5. 5. If you are on an iPad or iPhone download Apple, if you are on a different mobile device download Android. If you have a Kindle, you do not need an app.
  6. 6. You are now ready to borrow and download eBooks. If you do not have a mobile device, such as a tablet, you can still borrow eBooks and read them online in your Internet browser.
  7. 7. Before you start looking for books, make sure to Sign In to your account. You will need to enter your library’s name, and your library card number. This number is 2644000+ Your 7 digit EMCC Student ID.
  8. 8. To add a book to your bookshelf you need to Borrow it. You will then gain access to the eBook. If your device is not a Kindle, your format is Adobe EPUB. OverDrive Read is to read online.
  9. 9. If you do not have a mobile device or a Kindle, click Read to open the book using Overdrive Read in your Internet browser. You need Internet access to read online. You can bookmark your place for later.
  10. 10. To read the eBook on your Kindle or your mobile device, click Download. Once you download the book, you will have access to that eBook on your device offline.
  11. 11. To download the eBook as a Kindle book, check the appropriate box and then click Confirm & Download. No further steps are needed. You should now have the book loaded on your Kindle.
  12. 12. If you are using any other mobile device and want to download the book, click Adobe EPUB eBook and then Confirm & Download. Adobe EPUB eBooks open in the OverDrive app.
  13. 13. After downloading, you can access your eBook any time by opening the OverDrive app on your mobile device. After the loan period is up, you will lose access to the eBook. There are never any fines or charges associated with eBooks.
  14. 14. Need some help finding eBooks? Ask a Librarian! Visit the home page to E-Mail, Chat, or Schedule a Research Appointment!

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