Android

Download the OverDrive App and Create an OverDrive Account
 
The OverDrive app is available from your device’s App Store, or through a link from the OverDrive site 
You'll be required to sign in or sign up for an OverDrive account when you install the app. When you create an account on your device, it will automatically authorize your device so you can start reading eBooks right away.
  
 
Note: If you are using an older version of the OverDrive App, you will still need to authorize your
device using Adobe Digital Editions. It’s a one-time, free process that takes just moments to complete.
Here’s how: 
Adobe Digital Editions
 
Add Boyne Regional Library
 
When you open the OverDrive app for the first time you will be prompted to add the Boyne Regional Library in order to download eBooks.  
 
1. From the Home menu, select Add a Library. 
 
2. Search for “Boyne” and select the one Boyne Regional Library. Tap the star to save it. Find and Download eBooks and eAudiobooks

Find and Download eBooks and Audio Books

1. Select Boyne Regional Library to be taken to BRL’s OverDrive mobile site. Browse or search for titles using the search box or menu at the top of the screen. Only formats compatible with your device will be displayed. 
 
2. A black book or headphone symbol on the cover indicates that a title is available to borrow. Tap the cover and select Borrow, or choose More to get a full description of the item.

3. If the title is already checked out, the book or headphone icon will be greyed out. You may request it by tapping the cover and selecting Place a Hold.

4. Enter your library card and PIN (last 4 digits of your phone number) to sign in. This will take you
to the Bookshelf section of your account.

5. eBooks can be borrowed for 7, 14, or 21 days. The default loan period is 14 days but can be changed
by choosing Settings in the right-hand menu. 
 
6. The title is now in your Bookshelf and available for download. 
You can now download the title using
the Download button beside the item. The title will automatically download and open in the OverDrive app on your device.

eBooks will automatically expire at the end of the lending period but can be returned early
 
From your Bookshelf in the OverDrive app on your device, tap and hold the cover of the title.  Delete will
remove the title from your device but keep it on your Bookshelf to download again before the expiry date. 
Return will remove the title from your device and your Bookshelf. EPUB and MP3 are supported on Android 
eBooks and eAudiobooks cannot be renewed.

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