Instructions for Overdrive

OverdrivelogoYou Will Need: Your library card #, your pin # for your library card.

Kindle users: if you are using something other than a Kindle Fire, click here for instructions.

For Smartphones/tablets:

  1. Download the Overdrive app.
  2. Sign in with your library card # and pin #.
  3. Search for a book and select Borrow or Hold (if unavailable)
  4. Go to the app bookshelf by clicking on the icon with three bars. Enjoy!

For PC or Mac computers:

To read ebooks:

  1. Install and authorize Adobe Digital Editions.
  2. Sign in with your library card # and pin # to the library’s Overdrive website. (http://overdrive.marinet.info).
  3. Search for a book and select Borrow or Hold (if unavailable). 
  4. Select Go to Bookshelf and download your title.
  5. Open Adobe Digital Editions and select the book. Enjoy!

To listen to audiobooks:

  1. Install Overdrive Desktop App. (Click on Get Started button and select appropriate app.)
  2.  Sign in with your library card # and pin # to the library’s Overdrive website. (http://overdrive.marinet.info).
  3.  Search for an audiobook and select Borrow or Hold (if unavailable).
  4. Select Go to Bookshelf and download your title.
  5.  Open the Overdrive Desktop App and select the audiobook. Enjoy!

Help:

Call the reference desk at (415) 389-4292 x3 or come into the library for our Fear-Not Fridays, every Friday from 4-5pm in the Creekside Room.