Get Started with OverDrive
- Check out up to 10 items at a time.
- The default loan period is 14-days (maximum loan period
is 21 days).
- If there is no waiting list, you can renew an item
- Place up to 14 requests.
- Never any late fees! When the loan period expires,
you will be prompted to delete the item from your device.
What you need:
- Valid library card. Please note: Upper Hudson
Library System cards expire every three years. Check with your
home library if you are unable to sign init is likely your
information needs to be updated.
- Valid email address
app or the new Libby app (Please note: Libby is the
new app for OverDrivethe old app is still supported, but it
is recommended you use one or the other because they do not sync).
If you do not have a mobile device, you can read eBooks
or listen to audiobooks
over Wi-Fi in your internet browser. You can also download software
to your Windows
computer to read ebooks or listen to audiobooks.
OverDrive Help Guides
Online guides for getting started with various devices can be found
on the OverDrive Devices
Printable Getting Started Guides:
Stream over 300 popular motion pictures right to your
computer or mobile device. You can check out a streaming video for up
to seven days with no late fees. For more information, see this Getting