Learn About Our Downloads
QuickStart Guides for Your Device
- Get eBooks Instantly with OverDrive READ
OverDrive READ is the easiest method to get and download eBooks to a web-capable device: your PC, Mac, or Apple or Android tablets and phones.
Includes Kindle Fires and NOOK Color.
- Download eBooks and MP3 audiobooks with the OverDrive Media Console app for mobile devices
The OverDrive Media Console app downloads eBooks plus MP3 audiobooks right to your Apple, Android, BlackBerry phone or tablet. Includes Kindle Fire and NOOK Color.
- Black & White Kindle: Get eBooks wirelessly
Our OverDrive eBooks for Kindle or Kindle apps work just like the ones you pay for at Amazon.com. Why not try easy free library Kindle books?
- Black & White NOOK/Kobo/Sony
OverDrive eBooks transfer to Black & white NOOKs, Kobos and Sony eReaders. Color NOOKs can use the OverDrive Media Console app for mobile devices.
- WMA AudioBooks for iPod, iPad, iPhone and WMA-compatible players
Some of our best downloadable audiobooks are only available as WMA files. Learn the easy steps to get great audiobooks such as Cuckoo's Calling your iPod, iPhone or inexpensive WMA audio players.
- eBooks on EBSCOhost
Our EBSCOhost (formerly NetLibrary) eBooks now have Apple and Android apps for a wireless download. Get an account here.
- See help.overdrive.com for video tutorials for getting eBooks and audiobook download to your specific device.
- See how OverDrive Read works. It's the easy new software-free way to get eBooks instantly on any device with a modern web browser.
- See how to do OverDrive Kindle Books transfer by USB connection when and why that's needed.
- Having problems with downloading? Read these Frequently Asked Questions.
- Visit OverDrive Help for more downloading instructions and videos.
- Watch the Digital Books Tour to see an overview.
- Visit www.ebtpl.info, our eBook information page.
- Take a class.
- eMail: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Call or visit Adult Services (248.642.5800) during library hours.
- See also the Device Resource Center to explore the computers & devices that can be used with our eBooks and eAudiobooks.
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Create an EBSCOhost account to access our former NetLibrary eBook collection.
eBooks on EBSCOhost includes15,000 epub eBooks which can be downloaded with Adobe Digital Editions software.
This allows offline reading on a computer or transfer to an epub eReader such as Nook, Sony or Kobo.