E-Books from Georgia Download Destination

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Get e-books and e-audiobooks from OverDrive via Georgia Download Destination. The library has a number of popular titles for you to download.

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If you have a mobile device or tablet (Android, iPhone, iPad), you will need:

  • your Live Oak Public Libraries card number
  • OverDrive app (find it in the App Store or Android market)
  • An Adobe ID (to register your app)

Just install and register the app. Add Georgia Download Destination as your library (search with zipcode). Once you have entered your card number, it can be saved in your app.

Search, check out and download EPUB e-books directly to your device.

 

How to check out OverDrive e-books to your reader

If you have a Kindle or use a Kindle app, you will need:

  • your Live Oak Public Libraries card number
  • your Amazon account information
  • a computer with internet access

Search for Kindle books at Georgia Download Destination and proceed to checkout. After checkout, you will be redirected to Amazon to send the titles to your Kindle or other device with the Kindle app.

Watch this video to see how to check out OverDrive e-books and then send them to your Kindle or other device.

NOTE: You may receive renewal or purchase messages from Amazon regarding your OverDrive download of library eBooks to Kindle readers. These messages are not from Live Oak Public Libraries, and do not affect the terms of your library download. Live Oak Public Libraries never solicits purchases or charges any fees for the use of digital library material.

 

If you have a NOOK (NOOK 1st Edition, NOOK Simple Touch and NOOK Simple Touch with GlowLight) , you will need:

Install the Adobe Digital Editions and register the computer with your Adobe ID (one time only).
Search for EPUB books at Georgia Download Destination and proceed to checkout to download your titles.
Open Adobe Digital Editions and wait for the download to finish.
Plug your Nook in and you should see it appear in Adobe Digital Editions. (You will have to register your device the first time.)
You can then drag titles to your device.

If you have a NOOK tablet (NOOK HD, NOOK HD+, NOOK Tablet and NOOK Color) , you will need:

  • your Live Oak Public Libraries card number
  • a NOOK account to download the following app

Download and install the free OverDrive Media Console (OMC) NOOK app. The app enables users to locate a library nearby, browse or search their eBook and MP3 audiobook collection and, after entering your library card number, check out and download the title.

Get more information for your device from OverDrive.

Checkout Guidelines

  • Checkout time is 7 days
  • Up to 5 titles can be checked out at one time
  • Up to 5 titles can be placed on hold at one time
  • Grayed out icon (ebook and audio) means title is not available but a HOLD can be placed
  • Titles will be held for 3 days once a hold notice is emailed
  • Titles cannot be renewed, but you can check them out again if they are available when the checkout period ends
  • You can return a title early