OverDrive on the NOOK


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OverDrive on the NOOK

  1. 1. OverDrive® Mobile App NOOK® Color/Tablet Adobe® Account/IDLone Star College-CyFairHarris County Public Library
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  3. 3. Type OverDrive in the Search BoxUpdated 10/14/12 3
  4. 4. Enter your password if needed.Updated 10/14/12 4
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  6. 6. Uncheck this box if needed OverDriveUpdated 10/14/12 MENU 6
  7. 7. Click if you need an Adobe ID. Directions on the next slide. If you have not already authorized your Adobe ID, you will be prompted to do so when you attempt to use an eBook.Updated 10/14/12 7
  8. 8. (Skip this if you already have an ID) You only need to fill in the required fields marked with the red asterisk. Unclick these boxes to avoid getting You can now close the browser window and advertising emails. return to the app.Updated 10/14/12 8
  9. 9. Type HCPL in the Search BoxUpdated 10/14/12 9
  10. 10. Press the star to save the library. SavedUpdated 10/14/12 10
  11. 11. Click the library to search the OverDrive digital catalog List of items you have downloaded There are two main screens in OverDrive, Get Books and Bookshelf.Updated 10/14/12 11
  12. 12. (You can log in later if needed) 240280xxxxxxxxUpdated 10/14/12 12
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  14. 14. 240280xxxxxxxx Log in if you have not already done so.Updated 10/14/12 14
  15. 15. Press the Plus Sign to Delete and/or Return the borrowed eBook. Delete=only from device Return=deletes/returns from HPCL account Press to open Press middle of page for statusUpdated 10/14/12 15
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  17. 17. 1. How many digital items can I check out on my digital 7. How will I be notified when I can account? download a digital item I placed  10 on hold? 2. How long can I check out a digital item?  You will receive an email notifying you the title is available.  Maximum period for…eBooks & eAudio: 14 days, IMPORTANT: you have 5 days from notification Music & Video: 7 days to check the item out. After 5 days the item is 3. Can I get a fine on a late digital item? removed from your account and you must re-  No, because all items automatically delete when they request the item. expire. 8. What happens to the digital item once my borrowing 4. Can I renew a digital item? time is complete? Does it disappear from my account  No, you must checkout the item again. and computer/device? 5. Can I return a digital item early?  The item will automatically disappear from your It depends on the app/software and file type used… HCPL account.  OverDrive App (Android/iOS/NOOK): EPUP, MP3’s.  The item must be manually deleted from your  OverDrive Desktop Software: MP3’s computer/mobile device, as well as any online  Adobe Digital Editions (ADE) software: EPUB, accounts, apps, or software used with the item. PDF’s. 9. Should I regularly delete old digital items-related files  Amazon.com: Kindles books. from my computer/device?  There is no early return of WMA eAudio, Music or  It’s not required, but recommended, otherwise you Video. may find your eBook folders cluttered with expired titles you can no longer use. 6. How do I put a digital item on hold?  Find the item in the Digital Catalog, click the “Place on Hold” link to the right of the item, sign in to your account (if you haven’t already), verify you email For more detailed instructions, please address, click “Place on Hold.” visit our eBook/eReader tutorials at LoneStar.edu/library/15767.Updated 10/14/12 17
  18. 18. Lone Star College-CyFair Harris County Public Library 9191 Barker Cypress Rd Cypress, TX 77433 281-290-3214 CyFairLibrary@LoneStar.edu LoneStar.edu/libraryImages from IconsPedia and FreepikTutorial created by Dorrie Scott, Reference Librarian