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Enjoying LibraryeBooks usingnon-KindleeReadersIncluding:•B&N Nook•Kobo Reader•Sony eReader                   Photo credit:...
Using a computer with an Internet connection, visit          http://www.orionlibrary.org/ .Select OverDrive located below ...
Select Adobe Digital Editions.
Select Get Adobe Digital Editions.           Select Install.
Authorize Adobe Digital Editions with an Adobe ID.If you do not have one, select get an Adobe ID online.                  ...
Return to the Digital Catalog andLog In using your Orion Library card.
Use the Search Box to find specific titles or authors                     - or – return Home and browse the eBook collecti...
If an ePUB or PDF copy is available, select          available – add to bookbag.If no copies are available, select place a...
Continue Browsing – or – Proceed to Checkout* If you continue browsing, the title will remain in your bookbag for 30 minut...
Select your lending period, then Confirm Check Out.
Select Download.
The title should open using Adobe Digital Editions.               Select Library View.
Connect your device using the USB cable. Allow                      authorization.Drag the title and drop it onto your dev...
Congratulations! Your library eBook is now ready foryou to enjoy.Depending on your device, library eBooks may appearsepara...
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Enjoying Library eBooks on Non-Kindle eReading Devices

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Learn how to search, checkout, download and transfer library eBooks to your non-Kindle eReading device. (Includes Nook, Kobo, and Sony Readers.)

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Enjoying Library eBooks on Non-Kindle eReading Devices

  1. 1. Enjoying LibraryeBooks usingnon-KindleeReadersIncluding:•B&N Nook•Kobo Reader•Sony eReader Photo credit: Flickr user sam_churchill http://flic.kr/p/91S3rn
  2. 2. Using a computer with an Internet connection, visit http://www.orionlibrary.org/ .Select OverDrive located below our navigation menu.
  3. 3. Select Adobe Digital Editions.
  4. 4. Select Get Adobe Digital Editions. Select Install.
  5. 5. Authorize Adobe Digital Editions with an Adobe ID.If you do not have one, select get an Adobe ID online. * Nook / Nook Color * OverDrive recommends using the same email address & password for your Adobe ID as you use for your Barnes & Noble account.
  6. 6. Return to the Digital Catalog andLog In using your Orion Library card.
  7. 7. Use the Search Box to find specific titles or authors - or – return Home and browse the eBook collection.
  8. 8. If an ePUB or PDF copy is available, select available – add to bookbag.If no copies are available, select place a hold.
  9. 9. Continue Browsing – or – Proceed to Checkout* If you continue browsing, the title will remain in your bookbag for 30 minutes. If not checked out in 30 minutes, it will be made available to other users.
  10. 10. Select your lending period, then Confirm Check Out.
  11. 11. Select Download.
  12. 12. The title should open using Adobe Digital Editions. Select Library View.
  13. 13. Connect your device using the USB cable. Allow authorization.Drag the title and drop it onto your device’s Bookshelf.
  14. 14. Congratulations! Your library eBook is now ready foryou to enjoy.Depending on your device, library eBooks may appearseparately from purchased eBooks.(Ex. Nook devices place library titles under “My Files >> Digital Editions.”)Questions? Problems? Let us know. Orion Library Adult Services Desk 248-693-3000 orionref@orionlibrary.org

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